Künker eLive Online Auction 74

Künker eLive Online Auction 74

By Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, Künker's eLive Auction 74 is online. We are offering a total of 3,074 lot numbers with coins...
Rare Ancient, Islamic, and European Coins Offered by Numismatica Genevensis

Rare Ancient, Islamic, and European Coins Offered by Numismatica Genevensis

By Numismatica Genevensis SA ......   Anyone interested in truly top-class numismatics will have been following Numismatica Genevensis’ auctions for years. They are a pretty rare...
Royal Mint Releases 50 Years of UK Pride 50p Into Circulation

Royal Mint Releases 50 Years of UK Pride 50p Into Circulation

Five million 50ps marking the 50th anniversary of Pride UK will enter circulation via 2,000 UK Post Offices The Pride 50p is set...
New Gold Coin Celebrates Swiss Watchmaking Prowess

New Gold Coin Celebrates Swiss Watchmaking Prowess

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On September 29, 2022, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched the new coin honoring Switzerland's watchmaking industry, "Timemachine", available starting from...
Royal Mint Produces 1st Circulating Coins With King Charles III

Royal Mint Produces 1st Circulating Coins With King Charles III

The Royal Mint has started manufacturing the first circulating coins featuring the portrait of King Charles III, representing the biggest change to UK...
NGC Introduces King Charles III Special Label

NGC Introduces King Charles III Special Label

As a new era commences for the English monarchy, The Royal Mint is releasing memorial coins featuring the late Queen and, for the first...
A Warsaw Numismatic Odyssey - American Numismatic Society (ANS)

A Warsaw Numismatic Odyssey

By David Hill for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   Last month, along with most of the American Numismatic Society's staff, I attended the XVI International...
Ireland Launches Luke Kelly Silver Proof Coin, Already Sold Out

Ireland Launches Luke Kelly Silver Proof Coin, Already Sold Out

€15 Silver Proof coin is the final coin in the “Modern Musician” series of silver proof coins, which also featured coins dedicated to...
English Gold Coins From Ellerby Hoard Realize $800,000+ in Spink Sale

English Gold Coins From Ellerby Hoard Realize $800,000+ in Spink Sale

A group of 264 vintage English gold coins almost entirely certified by Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) realized £754,000 (about $837,000) in a Spink &...
Taraszka Collection Polish Rarities Featured in Stack’s Bowers 2023 NYINC Auction

Taraszka Collection Polish Rarities Featured in Stack’s Bowers 2023 NYINC Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the offering of Polish rare coins from The Anthony J. Taraszka Collection in their January 2023 New...
Heroes and Villains on Circulating Coins and Banknotes

Heroes and Villains on Circulating Coins and Banknotes

By Nathan Elkins for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   The recent passing of Queen Elizabeth II (r. 1952–2022) and the elevation of King Charles III...
The Circulation Coins of East Germany

The Circulation Coins of East Germany

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   When the Allies withdrew the Reichsmark from circulation in their respective occupation zones on June 20, 1948 in response...

Gadoury Auction Features NGC-Certified European Gold Rarities

By Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) ......   The October 2022 sale features several NGC-graded coins likely to realize six figures. An upcoming Éditions V. Gadoury auction features two rare...
Royal Mint Unveils Last Collector Coin Featuring Queen Elizabeth II

Royal Mint Unveils Last Collector Coin Featuring Queen Elizabeth II

A collectible 50p coin celebrating “100 Years of Our BBC” has been unveiled by The Royal Mint   The Royal Mint has unveiled the design of...
Collecting French FDC Coin Sets

Collecting French FDC Coin Sets

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Starting in 1964, the Paris Mint began producing a new series of special mint sets with very limited mintages....
Stack's Bowers Global Showcase Auction Realizes Over $60 Million

Stack’s Bowers Global Showcase Auction Realizes Over $60 Million

Continuing the resounding triumphs achieved in January’s NYINC sale and May’s Hong Kong auction, Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of...
Elizabeth II Die Trial Among Ancient, World Coins at Atlas Numismatics

Elizabeth II Die Trial Among Ancient, World Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We have been hard at work preparing our latest selection of new coins and medals - there are 513 new pieces for...
Royal Mint Unveils Official Coin Effigy of King Charles III

Royal Mint Unveils Official Coin Effigy of King Charles III

The Royal Mint has unveiled the official coin effigy of His Majesty King Charles III. The first coins to bear The King’s portrait are...
A Brief History of Decimalization Day in the UK

A Brief History of Decimalization Day in the UK

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek ..... Seemingly, a 20-second conversation was all it took to undo over 1,000 years of British numismatic tradition. In 1966,...
Royal Mint Confirms King Charles III Coins Will Enter Circulation

Royal Mint Confirms King Charles III Coins Will Enter Circulation

The Royal Mint, the official maker of coins for the United Kingdom, has confirmed that coins featuring the portrait of His Majesty King Charles...
Italian Mint Commemorates Poet Dante With New Coin Featuring Purgatory

Italian Mint Commemorates Poet Dante With New Coin Featuring Purgatory

By the Italian Mint ......   As part of the celebrations for the 700th anniversary of the death of the Supreme Poet, the Italian State Printing...

Éditions Victor Gadoury Autumn Sale October 15 – Rarities From All Around the World

The Sale On 15 October, Éditions Victor Gadoury will hold their traditional autumn coin auction sale. There is a wealth of high-quality coin rarities on...
World Coin Rarities in Künker Fall Auctions

World Coin Rarities in Künker Fall Auctions

Künker Auctions 372-375 by Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, This fall, Künker publishes seven catalogs with as many as 4,715 lots and a...
Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint: The Mint in World War II

Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint: The Mint in World War II

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   As with during World War I, the United States Mint played a vital role in supporting the Allied powers...
Hungarian Mudi Newest Member of Dog Breed Coin Series

Hungarian Mudi Newest Member of Dog Breed Coin Series

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Hungarian Mint will release on October 4 the fourth issue in its popular “Hungarian sheep and hunting dog...
The Copper Coinage of George III

The Copper Coinage of George III

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Commonly known as the "Mad King" who lost the American colonies, George III was, for most of his reign,...
PCGS Around the World: Coins From the Treasure of Polzévet

PCGS Around the World: Coins From the Treasure of Plozévet

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   In September 2021, the news of a treasure find appeared in many media outlets. For one couple, the dream...
Sir Isaac Newton Really Hated Coin Countefeiters... Really!

Sir Isaac Newton Really Hated Coin Countefeiters… Really!

By Everett Millman - Gainesvillecoins.com ......   Contemporary scholarship has introduced a number of new mysteries regarding history's most famous "natural philosopher" (i.e. scientist), Sir Isaac...
Royal Mint Unveils Final Coin in Disney’s Winnie the Pooh Collection

Royal Mint Unveils Final Coin in Disney’s Winnie the Pooh Collection

The Royal Mint has completed its popular Winnie the Pooh and Friends coin collection, inspired by Disney, with the launch of a collectable 50...
Collect This: Silver San Marino Commemorative Coins

Collect This: Silver San Marino Commemorative Coins

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Modern numismatic history in the statelet of San Marino started back in 1862. Only one year after Italy’s reunification...