Royal Mint Unveils Britannia 2023 Bullion Coin Bearing King Charles III’s Portrait

Royal Mint Unveils Britannia 2023 Bullion Coin Bearing King Charles III’s Portrait

The Royal Mint is the first Mint in the world to introduce King Charles III’s official portrait onto bullion coins, with His Majesty’s effigy...

Mint State Queen Anne Gold Leads Heritage NYINC World & Ancient Coins Auction Past...

An exceptional Anne 5 Guineas coin was among three lots that sold for $264,000 USD each to lead Heritage Auctions’ NYINC World & Ancient...
Stack’s Bowers to Headline New York Numismatic Convention With World and Ancient Coin Auction

Stack’s Bowers to Headline New York Numismatic Convention With World and Ancient Coin Auction

Capitalizing on the momentum of a record-breaking 2022, the Stack’s Bowers Galleries World and Ancient Coin Department is pleased to offer a massive selection...
Royal Mint Reveals 1st 2023 Commemorative Coins Bearing King's Official Portrait

Royal Mint Reveals 1st 2023 Commemorative Coins Bearing King’s Official Portrait

The Royal Mint has revealed the first coins of 2023, to bear His Majesty The King’s official coinage portrait. This is the first...
The Coin Analyst’s Guide to Post-Holiday Gifts for Modern World Coin Collectors

The Coin Analyst’s Guide to Post-Holiday Gifts for Modern World Coin Collectors

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   It’s that time of the year again – time to look back on some highlights from the dizzying...
Fourth Coin in British Monarchs Series: Edward VII

Fourth Coin in British Monarchs Series: Edward VII

The Royal Mint, one of the oldest continuously operating mints in the world, has struck coins for every British monarch for the last millennium,...
Royal Mint Begins Circulating 1st Coins With Charles III Effigy

Royal Mint Begins Circulating 1st Coins With Charles III Effigy

The King’s portrait will first appear on the 50 pence coins, with the reverse commemorating the life and legacy of Her Late Majesty...
Last of His Line: Medieval Coins of Defunct Dynasties

Last of His Line: Medieval Coins of Defunct Dynasties

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek .....   History is an account, mostly false, of events, mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and...
Royal Mint Celebrates 60 Years of The Rolling Stones

Royal Mint Celebrates 60 Years of The Rolling Stones

The £5 coin design features the band name in their classic 1973 font. The reverse of The Rolling Stones coin was designed by...
Royal Mint Launches Collectable £2 to Celebrate 25 Years of the Bi-Metallic Coin

Royal Mint Launches Collectable £2 to Celebrate 25 Years of the Bi-Metallic Coin

The Royal Mint celebrates 25 years of the bimetallic £2 coin with a special collectable version. The 2022 dated collectable coin features the...
Impressive Choice World and Ancient Coins at Atlas Numismatics

Impressive Choice World and Ancient Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We have been hard at work preparing our latest selection of new coins and medals - there are 397 new pieces for...
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...
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...
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 &...
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...
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...
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...

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...
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,...
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...
Sign up for Royal Mint Unveiling of 25th Anniversary Harry Potter Coin

Sign up for Royal Mint Unveiling of 25th Anniversary Harry Potter Coin

The Royal Mint is thrilled to announce that we will be releasing a new collection of UK coins celebrating 25 years since the publication...
Possibly Unique 1825 Pattern Two Pounds Among New Coins at Atlas Numismatics

Possibly Unique 1825 Pattern Two Pounds Among New Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   The numismatic world is gearing up for the annual ANA World's Fair of Money to be held in Rosemont, Illinois later this...
Royal Mint Celebrates Alexander Graham Bell With New £2 Coin

Royal Mint Celebrates Alexander Graham Bell With New £2 Coin

The Royal Mint celebrates the life and work of Alexander Graham Bell on a collectible £2 coin The collectible £2 coin features as...