France 2015 Rooster 100 Euro Gold Coin

Description: The Rooster is one of French numismatics most enduring symbols. The France 2015 Rooster 100 Euro Gold Coin features an updated interpretation of the Rooster was...

Atlas Numismatics Publishes New Fixed-Price List

By Atlas Numismatics....   Atlas Numismatics has updated their website with 556 new coins, medals, and tokens at fixed price. Selections include the following items (all...

Results of Künker Summer Auction Sale

By Künker GmbH & Company....   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, After three eventful auction days the final bid was taken on June 25. More than 4,000...

22nd Edition of Gadoury’s Monnaies Françaises Now Available

By Éditions Victor Gadoury....   There are some books coin collectors can’t imagine doing without. The Gadoury Rouge is one of them, dealing with French coins...

For Napoleon Apologists, Defeat Comes in the Flavor of Belgian Mint

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   An epic and bloody battle played out on June 18, 1815, claiming the lives of half a...

The Friedrich Popken and Ernst Otto Horn Collections at Künker Auctions

The Popken and Horn collections are just two of the many highlights of the 2015 Künker Summer Sale. The almost 4,000 lots, their estimates...

Künker March Coin Auctions Sees Nearly $10.5 Million in Sales

9.6 million euros was the total hammer price of Künker’s March sale. That result exceeded the estimate by about 50%. It goes without...

World Coins – Enigmatic and Extremely Rare Philippines/French Pattern Mule

By Greg Cohen & Kyle Ponterio - Stack's Bowers Auctions ......   An intriguing specialty in numismatics is “pattern coinage.” While this area has long been...

Cup-Shaped FIFA World Cup Coins Offered by Monnaie de Paris

The Monnaie de Paris debuts FIFA World Cup Coins.... The U.S. Mint's National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Program is heading towards a sell...

Monnaie de Paris Releases Silver and Gold Coins Honoring Jean-Philippe Rameau

France's Monnaie de Paris has released two bullion coins honoring 18th century French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764). Rameau served as the official composer of...

French Patterns and Piéforts the Subject of New Victor Gadoury Book

It is a futile attempt to look for patterns and piéforts in the standard work of reference on modern French numismatics, the red-colored Gadoury,...

The Coin Analyst: 2013 World Coins of the Year

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Krause Publications recently came out with its annual list of nominations for best world coins of the year, which...

Gadoury releases 2013 edition of French Standard Reference, Monnaies Françaises (“Le...

By Coin & Currency Institute....   Monnaies Françaises has been the bible on the coins of modern France since it was first published in 1973. Now...