CoinWeek Podcast 24: Issues Surrounding Legal Tender of Canadian Commemorative Coins...

CoinWeek Podcast #24: Issues Surrounding Legal Tender of Canadian Commemorative Coins In this episode of the CoinWeek Podcast, CoinWeek teams up with Canadian Coin News,...

World Mints : Some silver coins you may not have considered...

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   The World Mints produce a variety of Silver Coins for collectors and investors. Silver hasn't served as a regular medium of exchange in any...

Austria 2017 Sigmund Freud 50 Euro Proof Gold Coin

The Austrian Mint started their three-coin series on the Vienna schools of psychotherapy with the pioneer: the inventor of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud. He was...

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...

New Zealand Mint Strikes Precious Metal Disney Princess Coins

New Zealand Mint is celebrating fairy-tale film classics with the release of a new Disney Princess coin program, for which The Perth Mint is the sole distributor in...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 29, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 29, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Deciphering history through coins Another prized possession is the one with an imprint of Alexander...

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...

Win a Certified Silver Swan, Brought to You by APMEX CoinGrade+

After being made available to the public on April 3, the 2017 1 oz Silver Swan coin, the first release of a new series...

Malta Issues Commemorative EU Flag 30th Anniversary €2 Coin

By Central Bank of Malta ....   On 18 December 2015, the Central Bank of Malta issued a €2 coin commemorating the 30th anniversary of the...

Newest Coin Issued in Pobjoy Mint’s Dolphins and Whales Series

Our popular Marine Life series just got bigger with the release of this new South Georgia and the Sandwich Islands coin featuring the Pilot...

CoinWeek News Wire for Feb. 16, 2018: Abraham Lincoln, the Lazaretto,...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for February 16, 2018 Brain Food 1.) Lincoln and the Banks Throughout his career, Lincoln would be guided by what...

Latvian Bank Issues Coin Honoring 500 Years of Riga Castle

By The Latvian Bank....   On Wednesday, 17 June, the Latvian Bank (Latvijas Banka) is issuing a new 5-euro silver collector coin, 500 Years of the...

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...

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Commemorative Coin in Honor of Submarine...

The Central Bank of Ireland will launch today (1 September 2014) a €15 limited edition Silver Proof collector coin to commemorate John Philip Holland...

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...

Hercules vs. the Nemean Lion: 1st Coin in New 12 Labors...

First Release in New Series From Pobjoy Mint Sold Out Between 1997 and 2002, Pobjoy Mint released an incredibly popular series of £2 Bi-metal coins...

Kick off the New Year with Stack’s Bowers Galleries 2016 NYINC...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their upcoming New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) sale of world coins, world paper money...

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...

Pobjoy Mint Features Emperor Penguin on Third Coin in New Series

Penguins were originally considered to be very primitive birds and a party of men from Captain Scott’s famous expedition went on what they called...

Modern World Coins – Romania Celebrates 10 Years in EU with...

By National Bank of Romania ......   As of 19 June 2017, the National Bank of Romania has entered into circulation a set of three coins...

ANZAC Centenary Commemorative 1st Coin of 2015 for Royal Australian Mint

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Thursday, January 1, the Royal Australian Mint in the capital city of Canberra introduced the first Australian coin...

Blue Penguin, Purple Triggerfish Colored Titanium Coins Latest From Pobjoy Mint

Regal Queen Triggerfish from Ascension Island and Macaroni Penguin from South Georgia add to collection of colored titanium Queen Triggerfish Our unique colored Titanium coins are...

Women of France: Joséphine de Beauharnais 2018 Gold, Silver Proof Coins

Series Inspiration In 2016, Monnaie de Paris launched a new series that pays tribute to French History through the women who have had an influence...

CoinWeek IQ: Designing a Modern Coin Program: Guardian Angel – 4K...

How does a modern coin go from concept to creation? We seek to answer this question with this CoinWeek IQ video. Follow along as the engravers...

Two New Silver Coins From the Italian Mint Celebrate Renaissance Art...

By the Italian Mint ......   The State Mint of Italy has produced two coins: one to celebrate the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in...

The Ancient Myth of the Minotaur on High Relief Antiqued Silver...

Famous Mythical Creatures From British Indian Ocean Territory Second coin to be released of the five-coin series Available in Proof 2oz Fine Silver Antique...

Australia 2015 Mother of Pearl Shell 1oz Silver Proof Coin

World Coin Profile Description: Mother of pearl is a hard, smooth, shining iridescent substance that forms the inner layer of the shells of certain molluscs,...

World Coins – Pobjoy Issues Latest in Falkland Island Penguin Series

Falkland Islands Coins - 50p Penguin Series - The King Penguin Penguins in full color with collector’s album! Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish 50 pence...

World Coin News – Portugal Issues Iron & Glass, Caretos Commemorative...

By Central Bank of Portugal ......   On October 24, the Central Bank of Portugal (Banco de Portugal) entered into circulation two collection coins: "The Age...

Art in Coins Announces New Partnership With Helvetic Mint

By Art in Coins ......   It's an exciting time for Art in Coins as we are now an authorized distributor for Helvetic Mint based in...