German Coins & Medals Highlight Künker Auctions

By Künker GmbH ......   Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts, As always, German coins and medals make up a large portion of our auctioned pieces. Once again,...

Alchemical Gold Coin Back in Weimar Germany

By Künker GmbH ......   A celebration took place in March at the Klassik Stiftung Weimar. There, a 1687 gold coin, only one single specimen of...

Top 10 Women on World Coins, Part 2

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Link to Part 1 5.) Irene of Athens Like much of the Middle Ages, the history of the...

The Krause Publications 2018 Coin of the Year Award Ceremony –...

 Every year at the World Money Fair in Berlin, Krause Publications (Standard Catalog of World Coins, Numismatic News) presents its Coin of the Year...

Künker Previews Summer Auctions of World Coins

Summer Auctions By Künker By Künker GmbH ......   About 4,000 lots will be offered in Künker’s Summer Auctions: Specialized collections of bracteates, French and Polish coins and...

East German Commemorative Coins: The Collector Market 25 Years Later

By David T. Alexander for CoinWeek.... Oct. 3, 1990 was an historic date for Germany and the world as the five constituent provinces of the...

The Last Coins of the Holy Roman Empire

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek....   The last of things have a poignancy all their own, from the passing of the last Civil War veteran...

World Coins: Atlas Numismatics Publishes September 2018 Fixed-Price List

Atlas Numismatics Publishes their Newest Fixed-Price List Atlas Numismatics has updated their website with 1,143 new coins, medals, and tokens at fixed prices. Selections include...

Libertas Americana, Abolition Medals at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the Central States Numismatic Society’s 80th Anniversary Convention from April 24 through 27, 2019. If you...

Temperate Zone: Germany Announces 3rd in Climate Zones Polymer Ring Coin...

On Wednesday, April 10, Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Finance Secretary Gisela Splett announced the first 5-euro Collector's coin with the motif "moderate zone" stamped. "The new...

German 5 Euro Planet Earth Coin Debuts in Time for Earth...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The German Mint has released the innovative five-euro "Planet Earth" coin just in time for Earth Day on April...

Germany 2017 Tropical Climate Zone 5 Euro Coin with Polymer Ring

Description: In 2016, the Federal Ministry of Finance of Germany issued the five-euro Planet Earth collector coin with a blue polymer ring connecting two metallic...

Results of Künker Summer World Coin Auctions 322-324

World Coin Auctions By Künker GmbH ......   We thank you, our customers, for your active participation in the Künker summer world coin auctions 2019, which...

A Most Innovative Coin: The German Polymer Ring Climate Zone Series

By Gu Jun (Shanghai), for the Journal of East Asian Numismatics ......   On December 8, 2017, in Karlsruhe, Germany, it was raining outside with the...

First Strike: Germany Mints 5 Euro Polymer Ring “Subtropical Climate Zone”...

On 8 December 2017, Department of Finance Assistant Undersecretary Walter Leibold has struck the very first 5-euro collector coin “Subtropical Climate Zone”. He thus...

Striking Begins for New 10 Euro Polymer Ring Coin

By Schuler AG ......   In addition to the five-euro coins with a polymer ring, machines from the Schuler Group will now also be used to...

New Atlas Numismatics World & Ancient Coins

 546 recent additions to our world coins and ancient coins inventory. By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These six coins are just a sample of the...

Künker Auction Focus on Coins of Reformation and Protestantism From Opitz...

In an eLive Premium Auction, Künker will be offering the third part of the Opitz Collection. It includes coins and medals relating to the...

Mining Talers From the Linda Collection​ Featured in Stack’s Bowers 2019...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Ever an iconic denomination and focal point of countless coin collections, the taler—a large-sized...

Latest Coins from Atlas Numismatics Include Ancient Rarities, German Goetz Medal

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the Whitman Spring Expo in Baltimore March 22-25, the Chicago Coin Expo 2018 April 18-21st, and...

The Case for Collecting Modern World Coins & Currency

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   If you’ve followed our writing at CoinWeek over the years, you’re probably aware of our advocacy for...

World Coin News – German Polymer Coin Wins IACA Award for...

By International Association of Currency Affairs (IACA) ......   The IACA Excellence in Currency 2017 Coin Awards were conferred during The Coin Conference in Warsaw on...

September Ancient & World Coin Inventory from Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These six coins are just a sample of the 628 recent additions to our inventory. We have added new material...

Top 5 Coins Sold on MA Shops, Dec. 8-15

By CoinWeek....   MA-Shops offers a wide variety of ancient, classic and modern world and U.S. coins, and a list of the top five highest hammer...

Künker eLive Auction 55 of Ancient and World Coins Starts Today

By Künker GmbH ......   Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts, Today starts our eLive Auction 55 session with more than 1,500 lots, featuring pieces ranging from the...

Sedwick’s Treasure Auction 23 to Feature Coins Graded by PCGS

A wide variety of rarities graded by PCGS are set to draw heavy bidding during Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC’s Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and...

World Coin Shows – A Great Success for NUMISMATA Munich

On March 2 and 3, 2019, the iconic coin convention NUMISMATA in Munich took place for the 52nd time. More than 4,500 visitors in...

Rare Ancient & World Coins of the Finest Style – ...

From 5-6 March 2018, the auction house Gorny & Mosch will be holding two Ancient & World Coins auctions. Auction 253 entails ancient coins;...

In Memoriam: Dr. Rainer Opitz (1954-2019)

By Künker Auctions GmbH ......   "To achieve the possible, we must attempt the impossible again and again." --Hermann Hesse The German numismatic community has lost a visionary:...

Ancient Coin Auctions – Numismatic Rarities at Numismatik Lanz

By Numismatik Lanz .....   A large batch of Greek electrum coins will cross the auction block in the upcoming sale of long-standing coin house Numismatik...