Ireland Commemorates Centennary of First Dáil With €2 Bimetallic, €100 Gold...

By Central Bank of Ireland ...... The Central Bank of Ireland will issue one million €2 coins in 2019 to commemorate the centenary of the...

Singapore Unveils 2017 Year of the Rooster Chinese Almanac Coins

By Monetary Authority of Singapore .....   On Monday, November 28, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) unveiled the 2017 Year of the Rooster Almanac Coins,...

Exquisite Andean Flamingo Features on Fifth Coin in Series From Pobjoy...

Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of the penultimate coin in the series which feature the extraordinary flamingos on behalf of the...

Red-Footed Booby Features on New Red Titanium Coin

The Red-footed Booby is a large seabird which, as its name suggests, has red feet. Found extensively in tropical areas, it is particularly apt...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 7, 2017: Hamilton, Silver Eagles, Metal...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 7, 2017: Hamilton, Silver Eagles, Metal Detecting... Brain Food 1.) What Happened When Hamilton Lost the Mint When Hamilton first began...

Remembering the Vietnam War and Those Who Served with Coins

By Ron Drzewucki - www.moderncoinwholesale.com .....   I wrote about the Pacific island nation of Niue not too long ago, and a one-ounce, 99.9% pure silver...

Royal Australian Mint Looks Back at 25 Years of Iconic Kangaroo...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   One of the most enduring series in Australian numismatic history is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2018. The popular Kangaroo...

World Coin News – Royal Canadian Mint’s Newest Collector Coins

The Royal Canadian Mint continues to open new windows on the story of Canada with its newest offering of collector coins. These finely crafted...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 23, 2017: Gold Coins, Bitcoin, Crime...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 23, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Does Japan’s five-yen coin need a foreigner-friendly redesign? The five-yen coin is the only denomination...

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...

The Coin Which Tells a Remarkable Story: Sealand 50th Anniversary Commemorative...

The Treasury of the Principality of Sealand, the world’s oldest man-made micro-nation and self-proclaimed independent state located in the North Sea have announced that...

Royal Mint ‘Strikes Gold’ to Remember England’s FIFA World Cup™ Triumph...

Fifty years since footballing legend Bobby Moore hoisted the Jules Rimet trophy in front of 96,924 fans at Wembley Stadium, The Royal Mint is...

Austrian Mint: Vienna Opera Ball “Blushing in Pink”

On January 20, 2016, the Austrian Mint will issue a silver coin to celebrate the Vienna Opera Ball’s 60th anniversary, with a blush of...

South Africa Marks Bullion Coin’s 50th Anniversary with First Ever Silver...

2017 marks the milestone 50th anniversary of the world's first modern gold bullion coin: the South African Gold Krugerrand. The Krugerrand remains the most...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Found a rare coin? Beware, it could be a fake At a metal-detecting rally in...

Modern Coins: 2014 “Florida Natives” American Alligator coin to be released...

By Charles D. Daughtrey .............. Coinciding with the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) convention ModernCoinMart (MCM) is releasing a new coin depicting “Florida Natives”.  The coin,...

World Coin News – Gold and Silver Coins Commemorate Beemster UNESCO...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The second official Dutch commemorative coin of 2019, commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Finance and struck by the...

New Heart-Shaped Silver Coin Features Smartminting Relief on Both Sides

Silver Heart Palau. 5 Dollars. 2018. Silver .999. 1 oz. Antique Finish. 33 mm. Mintage: 2,500 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The heart-shaped blank shows...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 7, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 7, 2016 Brain Food 1.) ANA Unveils Treasures In Your Pocket In 2014 a collector discovered a 1969-S Lincoln cent in...

Portugal 2016 Rio Olympic Games 2 Euro Coin

Description: The 2016 Portugal 2 Euro bimetallic Olympic Coin honoring the XXXI Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is a legal-tender, circulating commemorative...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 9, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 9, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The birth and death of paper money Kublai Khan, said Marco Polo, had ‘a more...

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...

World Coins – Royal Australian Mint Issues Possum Magic Limited Edition...

Woolworths is releasing Royal Australian Mint limited edition $2 coins into their tills from today leading up to Children’s Book Council of Australia Children’s...

World Coin News – Portugal Issues €5 Iberian Lynx

By Central Bank of Portugal .....   The Central Bank of Portugal (Banco de Portugal) will put a €5 cupronickel-alloy collector coin into circulation on 12...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016 Current Events 1.) The reasons Saudi Arabia stopped issuing paper riyals "The number of one Riyal banknotes constitutes half...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – 2019 The Simpsons – Duff Beer...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles - 2019 The Simpsons The seventh release in The Perth Mint exclusive The Simpsons coin program, this brightly colored shaped coin...

World Coin News – Portugal Commemorates Baroque Art, Malta Celebrates Bank’s...

CoinWeek World Coin News Europa Star Series: Baroque By Central Bank of Portugal ......   On April 26, 2018, Central Bank of Portugal (Banco de Portugal) will put...

Bullion Exchanges Announces New Canadian Coin Series – “Canada the Great”

Niagara Falls - Canada the Great Series, 10 oz Silver Coins By Bullion Exchanges .........   Bullion Exchanges and the Royal Canadian Mint announce a joint effort...

APMEX Is Giving You a Chance to Rule Britannia

APMEX is offering the opportunity to win a trip of a lifetime to London, including a VIP tour of The Royal Mint APMEX announced today...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Tuvalu 2019 The Simpsons – Homer...

First introduced in 1987, the Simpson family originally appeared in 30-second segments on The Tracey Ullman Show. Two years later, The Simpsons premiered as...