Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Wedge-Tailed Eagle High Relief...

The Wedge-tailed Eagle is Australia’s largest bird of prey and one of the biggest eagles in the world. Found throughout mainland Australia, Tasmania and...

Elegant End to Kangaroo Coin Series That Epitomizes Australia

The Kangaroo at Sunset Silver Proof Coin was first launched by the Royal Australian Mint in 2010. This year, the Mint concludes this popular...

The Coin Analyst: Interview with Ing Ing Jong, Perth Mint Coin...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek.com Ing Ing Jong, a Perth Mint coin designer, recently discussed with me her experience as a coin designer and her...

Australia 2015 Lighthouse Aid to Navigation $1 Uncirculated Coin

Australia 2015 Lighthouse Aid to Navigation $1 Uncirculated Coin Description: From the Royal Australian Mint: This commemorative coin recognises those who devoted their lives to manning and...

Collecting Strategies – Don’t Lose These Little Small World Silver Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Accumulating silver bullion is a satisfying task, but there's much more to the metal than sheer ounces. Coins are full of art and...

2012 Colorized Australian Dragons To Be Issued as Proof Coins for...

By Louis Golino for Coin Week .....   On Monday, October 3, I spoke with a representative of Talisman Coins, which is the authorized U.S. distributor...

Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 30 Years of Iconic $2 Coin

By Royal Australian Mint ......   Exactly 30 years ago, Australia’s two dollar note was retired and the two dollar coin was born. Today (20 June...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Tuvalu 2018 Thermometer 2oz Silver Antiqued...

Essential for meteorology, medicine, industry and scientific research, thermometers are not the result of a single invention but an evolution spanning about 2,000 years. While...

Dillon Gage Metals Offers Unique Piedfort Silver Bullion Koala Coin From...

Mother and baby grace the 2-ounce Koala coin from the Perth Mint Precious metals wholesale firm Dillon Gage Metals is introducing a new product from...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Koala 2 Kilo Silver...

The koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) is a warm-blooded marsupial that lives mainly on the eastern coast of Australia. Its size and color will vary depending...

Australia 2015 Lighthouse Aid to Navigation $5 Silver Frosted Uncirculated Coin

Australia 2015 Lighthouse Aid to Navigation $5 Silver Frosted Uncirculated Coin Description: From the Royal Australian Mint: Traditionally, the lamps in early lighthouses were powered by...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Year of the Pig...

The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar Pig include 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007 and 2019. Those born...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 10, 2017: Billionaires and Bitcoin

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 10, 2017 - Additional numismatic news that may not be major headlines but are interesting nonetheless. Brain Food 1.)...

World Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Kookaburra 1 oz Silver Coin

Don't forget about the APMEX Escape to Australia Sweepstakes! For a list of eligible coins, CLICK HERE   Description: The Perth Mint continues their popular Kookaburra series...

Queen Matilda, Platinum Eagle Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin...

By CoinWeek .....   2016 may go down as one of the most captivating years for coin design in recent memory as Mints large and small...

Australia to Adopt Jody Clark Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on...

Also, new circulating coin shares spirit of Australia’s ANZACs By Royal Australian Mint ......   On April 22, the Australian government announced that the country will adopt...

The Coin Analyst: Collecting Strategies and Modern Silver World Coins

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   A new modern coin collector can very easily become overwhelmed. Whether attending a coin show, perusing hobby web sites and...

Royal Australian Mint Looks Back at 25 Years of Iconic Kangaroo...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   One of the most enduring series in Australian numismatic history is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2018. The popular Kangaroo...

Coin Auctions: Bentley Takes Gold In World Record Performance

The much anticipated public auction of part two of the Bentley Collection was held by Baldwin’s in London on the 27th September. The auction...

Dillon Gage Metals Offers 10-Ounce Koala Silver Coin From Perth Mint

Koala mother and baby grace the exclusive Perth Mint piedfort Just in time for the holidays, Dillon Gage Metals – one of the world’s largest...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Wedge-Tailed Eagle 1oz Silver...

This silver coin celebrates one of Australia’s most incredible birds of prey, the wedge-tailed eagle. These majestic creatures can often be seen perched in...

Royal Australian Mint Issues Special $1 Coins in ‘Golden Ticket’ Style...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The nation’s first ever coin hunt, Australia’s Dollar Discovery, launched on November 1 as a fun way to encourage the...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 7, 2017: Hamilton, Silver Eagles, Metal...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 7, 2017: Hamilton, Silver Eagles, Metal Detecting... Brain Food 1.) What Happened When Hamilton Lost the Mint When Hamilton first began...

Perth Mint 2018 Coin Video Preview – 4K Video

 At the 2018 World Fair of Money in Berlin, the Perth Mint allowed CoinWeek's cameras to film a meeting between our editor, Charles Morgan, and...

82 oz. Australian Gold Nugget, in the shape of Australia to...

Australia has seen numerous gold rushes in its history, mostly in the latter half of the 19th century and just after nationhood in 1901....

World Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 1oz Gold Dragon Bullion Rectangular...

The Perth Mint will release no more than 25,000 of the Gold Dragon 2018 1oz Bullion Rectangular Coin In Chinese culture, the dragon is revered as...

New Coin Gives Wings to Australia’s Apex Predators

Sydney-based collectible coin issuer Australian Gold and Silver Exchange will collaborate with Taronga Zoo to produce a series of silver coins featuring five of...

New Coins in Royal Australian Mint’s Kangaroo Series

New Gold and Silver Coins from the Royal Australian Mint  The Royal Australian Mint continues to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its Kangaroo Series, today unveiling...

Australia’s $2 coin gets an Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Makeover

by the Royal Australian Mint.... An image of a wheelchair competitor adorns Australia’s newest circulating coin, unveiled today by the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint)...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Year of the Pig...

This spectacular gold coin celebrates the Year of the Pig, the ultimate animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. The birth dates for...