In Memoriam: Australian Coin Designer Stuart Devlin (1931-2018)

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Stuart Devlin (AO, CMG), innovative metalworker and designer of coins for several countries around the world, died on April 2...

Three Cherubs From the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II Commemorated on...

After acceding to the throne in February 1952 following the death of her father, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth II’s Coronation was held on...

Ascension Island Coin Commemorates Sapphire Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II Coronation

On June 2, 1953, 27 million people in the United Kingdom and millions more audiences around the world watched the first ever televised Coronation...

Austria 2017 Wildlife in Our Sights: The Alpine Ibex 100 Euro...

Description: A species of wild goat with impressive horns that can grow up to a metre in length, the Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) can be...

World Coin Profiles – Australian Opal Lunar Series – Year of...

The Perth Mint has unveiled its newest issue in its long-running lunar coin series. This year's coin features a beautiful full-color opal vignette of...

Malta Issues Latest Europa Star Commemorative Coin Featuring Mazzuoli’s “Baptism of...

By Central Bank of Malta ......   On 20 March 2018 the Central Bank of Malta issued numismatic coins in gold and silver depicting 'The Baptism...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 13, 2018: Heists, Fakes, and Fraud

Coinweek News Wire for April 13, 2018 .... In Memoriam 1.) Walter Ray Lockwood, 1939-2018 Walter Ray Lockwood (member 1256) passed away early morning Tuesday, April 3. He was...

Sapphire Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II’s Coronation on Blue Titanium Coin

The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II took place on June 2, 1953 at Westminster Abbey and to celebrate the 65th Anniversary of this historic...

UFO-Themed Coin Adds New Dimension to Royal Canadian Mint’s Latest Offerings

  The Falcon Lake Incident of 1967 is remembered on a glow-in-the-dark, ovoid-shaped coin The fascinating tale of one of Canada's most famous UFO encounters, has...

Austria 2018 Empress Maria Theresa – Clemency & Faith 20 Euro...

Description: The third coin in the Austrian Mint's four-coin Empress Maria Theresa - Treasures of History series features the only ever female ruler of the...

The Fox Inaugurates CIT’s Woodland Spirits Series of Coins of Mongolia

Woodland Spirits – Fox Mongolia. 500 Togrog. 2018. Silver .999. 1 oz. Selective coloring. 38.61 mm. Prooflike. Mintage: 1,500 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...

APMEX Announces 2018 Silver Maple Leaf Bullion Coin Monster Box Sweepstakes

APMEX, Inc., an online Precious Metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, is excited to announce the 2018 Silver Maple Leaf Monster Box Sweepstakes, celebrating...

World Coin Profile: France 2018 Marianne – Equality 1,000 Euro Gold...

Description: Marianne is the national symbol of the Republic of France, the personification of both Liberty and Reason. Born of the 18th-century philosophical movement known...

Clever Girl: Velociraptor Fossil Coin in High Relief From Coin Invest...

Prehistoric Beasts - Velociraptor mongoliensis Mongolia. 2000 Togrog. 2018. Silver .999. 3 oz. Red-rock finish. 65 mm. Prooflike. Mintage: 999 pcs. Mint: B. H. Mayer’s...

New Series of Gibraltar 50p Coins Feature Only Wild Monkeys in...

First 50 pence of a four-coin set featuring primates Coins produced in Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish and in color to bring the primates...

Pirate’s Booty: The Siren and Her Song on New High Relief...

Famous Mythical Creatures From British Indian Ocean Territory First coin to be released of a stunning five-coin set Featuring a beautiful HIGH RELIEF image...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Wedge-Tailed Eagle High Relief...

The Wedge-tailed Eagle is Australia’s largest bird of prey and one of the biggest eagles in the world. Found throughout mainland Australia, Tasmania and...

Austria 2017 Colorful Creatures: The Kingfisher 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin

Description: The Austrian Mint launched the Colorful Creatures series of three-euro glow-in-the-dark collector coins in October 2016 and will release a new coin about every...

Latest Coin in Scottsdale Mint Biblical Series Now Available from APMEX

APMEX, Inc. is pleased to announce the second release of Scottsdale Mint’s famed Biblical Series is now available. In 2015, Arizona-based Scottsdale Mint introduced the...

Austria 2018 Colorful Creatures: The Parrot 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin

Description: The Austrian Mint launched the Colorful Creatures series of three-euro glow-in-the-dark collector coins in October 2016 and will release a new coin about every...

Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Commemorated on Silver...

Following the announcement last November of the engagement of HRH Prince Henry of Wales to Ms. Meghan Markle, it was announced on February 12...

Rare Chinese Coins Highlights from Champion Auction’s April Hong Kong Sale

Champion Hong Kong Chinese Coins Auction Wednesday April 4, 2018 09:30 Hyatt Regency Hong Kong Independent Hong Kong auction house Champion Auction is celebrating its 22nd anniversary...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 26, 2018 – Woman, Bitcoin and...

Coinweek News Wire for March 26, 2018 ....   News Wire Current Events 1.) Lawmakers Push to Put Women on Quarters In a program that would mimic the ongoing commemorative...

World Coin News – Philippines Releases New Generation Currency Series of...

By Central Bank of the Philippines .....   The Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, or BSP) announced today that it will start...

Perth Mint’s Jewelled Phoenix Luxury Gold Coin Sells Out

The world’s first pavé set Argyle pink diamond coin program has sold out at The Perth Mint within six weeks of being unveiled by...

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...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches Coin & Medallion Set Honoring 100th Anniv....

Working with a partially sighted artist and adding braille to a coin for the first time, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to launch...

Leopard Seal Appears on New Ice Grey Titanium Coin from Pobjoy

The Titanium coin is produced by the Poboy Mint Second only to the Killer Whale among Antarctica’s top predators, the Leopard Seal is the second-largest...

World Coin News – Bank of Ukraine to Replace Old Banknotes...

By National Bank of Ukraine ......   The National Bank of Ukraine, in accordance with the policy of optimizing the cash circulation of Ukraine, presents new...

Austria 2018 Alfred Adler 50 Euro Proof Gold Coin

Alfred Adler (1870-1937), advocate of the second Viennese school of psychotherapy and founder of individual psychology. His optimistic doctrine of man came to world...