CoinWeek News Wire for November 23, 2017: Bitcoin Nyet, and Speaking...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 23, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Patriotic collectors boost market for ancient Chinese artefacts Following the fashions to buy western art...

New World Coins – Unicorn of Scotland Available from Royal Mint...

The Royal Mint is to unleash the legendary Unicorn of Scotland onto a range of collectable coins celebrating the 10 ‘Queen’s Beasts’ of British...

British Indian Coins to Make Numismatic History

Baldwin’s are delighted to present part two of the most impressive collection of Indian coinage ever to be sold by public auction. Due to...

British Museum: Exclusive Video of Piano Gold Coin Hoard

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Earlier this year, the British public--along with the rest of the world--was invited to help solve the mystery of a...

Looking Back to Wartime Britain: The Royal Mint’s Centenary Sovereign Set

  The Royal Mint has paired The 1915 Sovereign with The Sovereign 2015, struck a century apart, and presented them in a limited-edition First World...

United Kingdom 2015 Buckingham Palace £100 Silver Coin

Description: Buckingham Palace has become a cherished symbol for the people of the United Kingdom, both as a Royal residence and as a rallying point...

Krause Announces 2017 Coin of the Year Award Nominees

Australia and Canada have the most nominations in the annual Coin of the Year Award competition By Krause Publications .....   The first round of voting for...

The Pobjoy Mint – A History of Coin Design Innovations

From the development of the world’s first man-made precious metal, Virenium, to the world’s highest relief coin, Pobjoy Mint are renowned for their innovation...

Royal Mint UK Honors WWI Nurse Edith Cavell on £5 Coin

By The Royal Mint....   As the world continues to remember the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, The Royal Mint has chosen...

Bohnams to Offer Morgan Dollars and British Commonwealth Sovereigns

LOS ANGELES - Bonhams is pleased to announce two significant collections to be offered during our May 27, 2012 Rare Coins and Medals Auctions...

The Coin Analyst: Silver Maple Leaf Supplies Dwindling and Other World...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   With all the excitement surrounding the U.S. Mint recently, some modern coin enthusiasts may not be aware of important new...

Stacks Bowers Auction of the Law Collection of English Gold Coins...

The much anticipated Thos. H. Law Collection of English Gold Coins sold Tuesday night. August 13, 2013, at the ANA World's of Money, realizing...

Gem 1887 Queen Victoria Proof Crown, Treaty of Paris Medal Highlight...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the 13th Annual Summer F.U.N. Convention from July 11-13, 2019. If you would like us to...

New Commemorative World Coins – Royal Mint Marks House of Windsor...

The Royal Mint has issued an official range of commemorative £5 coins to mark the centenary of the House of Windsor. The coins feature...

New Book Explores World of Leading Bullion Coins

By Metals Focus ......   On October 17, The Perth Mint, The Austrian Mint, The Royal Canadian Mint, The Rand Refinery, The Royal Mint and Metals...

The Royal Mint commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the First World...

The Royal Mint’s programme of commemoration marking the centenary of the First World War continues with a £2 coin that honours the Royal Navy....

English Coins – 1910 George V Pattern Crown At Dix Noonan...

The 1910 George V Pattern Crown in gold is one of only two known specimens and is expected to sell for £80,000 to £100,000...

Royal Mint Continues Shēngxiào Collection with 2016 Year of the Monkey...

The Royal Mint has revealed its design for the Lunar Year of the Monkey - an eagerly anticipated annual event in The Royal Mint’s...

World Coins: The Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio April 2018 Hong Kong...

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of their upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

CoinWeek Podcast #91: Building the Tyrant Collection with Ira Goldberg

 CoinWeek Podcast #91: Building the Tyrant Collection with Ira Goldberg Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the...

Claire Poulter perfects her art at The Royal Mint

Britain’s best ‘New Medallist’ has won the rare opportunity to spend one week at The Royal Mint perfecting her art and transforming her creative...

Spink: Incredible Leopard Coinage in September Coin Sale

This autumn, Spink has put together a very impressive array of items for the sale of Ancient, Islamic, British and Foreign Coins and Commemorative...

Royal Mint celebrates ‘Greatest Briton of all time’ Sir Winston Churchill...

By The Royal Mint....   The Royal Mint has unveiled the theme of its third United Kingdom £20 for £20 coin as the great British statesman...

Heralded 15-Piece “Una and the Lion” Proof Set; Unique 150 Balboa...

By CoinWeek .....   One of the most impressive Proof sets in the history of British numismatics is the 15-piece 1839 set. Struck at the beginning of...

Win 150 oz Silver with New Queen’s Beasts Bullion Coin from...

Queen's Beasts Red Dragon of Wales Sweepstakes from APMEX APMEX, Inc. is excited to introduce the latest in The Royal Mint’s highly popular precious metal bullion...

APMEX Celebrates Britannia with Free Silver Giveaway

With the release of the 2016 Gold and Silver Britannias, APMEX is announcing the launch of the 2016 Britannia Sweepstakes. This sweepstakes will give...

Royal Mint Launches 600th Anniversary Battle of Agincourt 2015 Alderney £5...

The Royal Mint is to strike coins commemorating the 600th anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt, regarded as one of history’s greatest military victories...

Rare British Pattern Crown Certified by NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified one of only two known Great Britain 1950 Pattern Crowns. It is graded NGC MS 63. The 1950 Pattern...

Spink Auctions: From Edward III to Richard III, Lord Stewartby’s 4th...

As the winter of our discontent approaches and the weather turns colder, Spink has an auction in store sure to heat things up in...

CoinWeek News Wire for Feb. 2, 2018

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for February 2, 2018 Brain Food 1.) When paper money was as risky as bitcoin The first paper money notes...