Swedish “Blood Money” to be offered as part of Künker Sale

The estimate of this blood klippe made of the very same silver coins which King Erik XIV used to buy himself free off of...

2012 Australian Gold and Silver Bullion Coins

The Perth Mint unveils the new designs for the 2012 Australian Gold and Silver Bullion Coin Program. Issued as Australian legal tender, these gold...

Sedwick’s Treasure And World Coin Auction #9 Is Now Online !

Scheduled for April 26-28 (Tuesday-Thursday), in six sessions LIVE on the Internet, Daniel Frank Sedwick's Treasure and World Coin Auction #9 is ready...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches 1st Numismatic Catalogue of 2016

History plays a starring role as the Royal Canadian Mint celebrates a wide range of themes in its first offering of new 2016 collector...

Canadian Coins: The Silver Dollars of Canada

by Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……… Although the United States and Canada have their national currencies denominated in dollars and cents, that doesn't mean the friendly neighbors are identical...

Sassi of Matera 10 Euro Silver Commemorative Coin Latest in Italy...

By the Italian Mint ......   The Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato S.p.A., according to the Decree of the Ministry of Economy and Finance no....

Collecting the Coins of Austria: Arstetten Castle | Schloß Arstetten (2004)

Artstetten Castle traces its origins back to the 13th century. Over the years, numerous families have resided at the estate, renovating the castle to...

CoinWeek: Cool Coins! 2018 Episode 2: Finest Known 1884-CC, the Square...

CoinWeek Cool Coins! returns with our second episode for 2018. Coin collectors attend the leading national coin conventions in order to secure amazing coins and...

Central Bank of Ireland Issues €2 Coin Commemorating 1916 Easter Rising

4.5 million commemorative €2 coins issuing into general circulation First time Ireland is releasing its own commemorative €2 coin marking an event in Irish history Range...

France 2015 La Gironde 50 Euro Proof Gold Coin

Description: Starting in 2012, the Monnaie de Paris introduced a 5-year coin program called, "Les Grands Navires Français". The program celebrates French maritime history and consists...

Silver Coins from English Civil War Discovered

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   During one of the most tumultuous periods in the history of Britain, the three-part conflict known as the...

New York World Coin Auction realizes over $15 Million so far

The January 6-7 portion of the NYINC World Coins Signature Auction has concluded, with prices realized so far exceeding $15 million. Platinum Night, held the evening...

World Coins – Austrian Mint: Mozart, A Life in Three Acts

On May 11, 2016, the Austrian Mint will issue the second silver coin of the three-coin set entitled “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, A Life in...

NGC Introduces Two Coin Holder

The holder creates appealing display options for a variety of coin pairings Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has announced a new NGC Small Multi Coin Holder,...

Treasure Coins – The “First Dollar” of the New World

Mexico City, Mexico, 8 reales, Charles-Joanna, “Early Series,” assayer R (Rincón), extremely important “first dollar of the New World,” three known, NGC XF 45...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Double Dragon 1oz Silver...

In Chinese culture, the dragon is revered as a divine mythical creature embodying wealth, power, and good fortune. Dragons are frequently depicted in pursuit of...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 9, 2018: Crypto Commem, A Fool...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for March 9, 2018 Current Events 1.) How to Enter the Illinois Bicentennial Coin Design Contest Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs...

World Coins – Pobjoy Mint Issues 2016 Blue Titanium Emperor Penguin...

Issued on behalf of the British Antarctic Territory with a mintage of only 5,000 coins Pobjoy Mint is pleased to announce the release of the...

Chinese Pandas: The Proof is in The Panda

Posted by Peter Anthony on 5/10/2016 Proof Panda coins — available in silver, gold, platinum, palladium and even brass — offer many set-building options. Many collectors...

Kick off the New Year with Stack’s Bowers Galleries 2016 NYINC...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their upcoming New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) sale of world coins, world paper money...

World Coin Profiles: 1970 Algeria 5 Centimes F.A.O. Coin

Description: Algeria is a predominantly Muslim country located on the Mediterranean coast of North Africa. It’s neighbors to the east are Tunisia and Libya. To...

Royal Canadian Mint Celebrates Visit of the Duke and Duchess of...

The Royal Canadian Mint has produced a new silver collector coin to celebrate the visit to Canada by Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and...

Dealer in Modern Chinese Coins Talks About the Market. VIDEO: 7:54

Keqin Sun, Modern Numismatic Web.... Translator: Rachel Luo Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Includes Chinese language and translation. Collectors Universe and Professional Coin Grading Service sponsored a select group...

New South African Commemorative Coins Debuting Soon

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   South African officials have announced the arrival of new coins honoring Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday, the majestic cheetah,...

Lord Mayor of London Strikes Royal Mint Sovereign on First Official...

The Lord Mayor of the City of London has struck a special commemorative gold Sovereign during a visit to The Royal Mint’s operations in...

Historic Canadian Coin Coming to Toronto Coin Expo

The 1921 fifty-cent piece is a legendary Canadian coin, known by the nickname “King of Canadian Coins,” and the finest-known example of this rare...

Newest Coin Issued in Pobjoy Mint’s Dolphins and Whales Series

Our popular Marine Life series just got bigger with the release of this new South Georgia and the Sandwich Islands coin featuring the Pilot...

World Mint News – New Australian Colored $2 Coin to Mark...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   Symbolic purple flowers and green leaves of rosemary adorn Australia’s newest circulating two dollar coin unveiled on October 31 by...

Central Bank Issues Coin Commemorating Irish Poet William Butler Yeats

The Central Bank of Ireland has launched a €15 limited issue silver proof collector coin to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the birth of...

Central Bank of Russia Issues New Ruble Coins

New Ruble coins struck for collectors are first coins to feature new Russian monetary symbol... World Coins CoinWeek news report…. Last December, Russia announced that it would adopt...