Two New Swiss Commemoratives: “Crocodile” Locomotive and 50th Anniversary Moon Landing...

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On May 9, 2019, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new collector coins. The first honors the 100th anniversary...

Coin Invest Trust Explores Mankind’s Greatest Fears With New Silver Coin

Trapped Cook Islands. 5 Dollars 2019. Silver .999. 1 oz. 38.61 mm. Antique Finish. Mintage: 999 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The obverse features the...

Pirate Themed Gold & Silver Coins from Eastern Caribbean Now at...

APMEX has announced the first issue of the new East Central Caribbean Bank coin program – the Rum Runner. This inaugural release introduces a...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 Great Southern Land 1oz...

This coin features the great southern Australian continent in stunning Australian opal. Australia is the planet’s sixth-largest country yet the smallest of the world’s...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Tuvalu 2018 Thermometer 2oz Silver Antiqued...

Essential for meteorology, medicine, industry and scientific research, thermometers are not the result of a single invention but an evolution spanning about 2,000 years. While...

World Coin News – Italian Mint Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the...

By the Italian Mint ......   Fiat 500 enthusiasts can now purchase a limited-edition silver coin that has been specially minted to mark the iconic model’s...

Austria 2018 Raphael – The Healing Angel 10 Euro Silver Coin

The third coin of in the Austrian Mint's "Heavenly Messengers" series is dedicated to Raphael, the prototype of a guardian angel. The story of...

Ultra High Relief 11oz Silver Domed Coin Celebrates Apollo 11 Moon...

Special Permission Granted by NASA for use of the ‘Meatball’ logo and Apollo 11 Crew Patch Unique Ultra High Relief and Domed coin...

Coin Invest Trust Offers Exotic Butterflies Dream Edition Silver Coin

Coin Invest Trust Exotic Butterflies Dream Edition Palau. 20 Dollars. 2018. Silver .999. 5 oz. 3-D Butterflies set on coin surface. Antique-finish. Diameter 100 mm....

A Quick Chat with John Mercanti on the Wedge-Tailed Eagle Proof...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com .....   Here on CoinWeek, Louis Golino reported on the recent release of the Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle high...

Royal Mint Introduces ‘The Queen’s Beasts’ Gold, Silver Bullion Coins

The Queen's Beasts 2016 – The Lion - 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin The Royal Mint has expanded its world-respected bullion portfolio with the addition...

Austria 2015 Wolfgang: The Wonderkind 20 Euro Silver Coin

Description: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's (1756-1791) impact on Austrian culture is just as vital today as it was when the young prodigy took the Viennese opera...

Gold Coins Celebrate Pope Francis’ 80th Birthday

Cook Islands. 5 Dollars 2016. 1/100 oz. 11 mm. Gold. 9999. Proof-like. Mintage: 10000 Pcs.; 10 Dollars 2016. 1/25 oz. 18 mm. Gold. 9999....

First Read: 100 Greatest Modern World Coins… Review by Louis Golino

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature ... By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   If you are a...

The Coin Analyst: Collecting Strategies and Modern Silver World Coins

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   A new modern coin collector can very easily become overwhelmed. Whether attending a coin show, perusing hobby web sites and...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 23, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 23, 2016 The Future Is Now 1.) Bitcoin is money, U.S. judge says in case tied to JPMorgan hack "Bitcoins...

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...

Mike Byers Mint Error News – Unique Set of Third Reich...

By Mike Byers for Mint Error News ......   This is a unique historical and unbelievable set of all three Third Reich proof silver issues in...

APMEX – Tiger Shark: Last Shark Series Coin Released

The Silver Tiger Shark Launches Exclusively From APMEX as the Final Installment of the Perth Mint's Shark Series Australia's Perth Mint is saying goodbye to...

Vienna Philharmonic Bullion Coins Make up Christmas Tree of Pure Gold

By Austrian Mint ......   A Christmas tree adorned with the 2018 Vienna Philharmonic, the golden hallmark of the Austrian Mint, caused a sensation in Ginza...

Dillon Gage Metals Offers 10-Ounce Koala Silver Coin From Perth Mint

Koala mother and baby grace the exclusive Perth Mint piedfort Just in time for the holidays, Dillon Gage Metals – one of the world’s largest...

Romania 2016 Constantin A. Rosetti Bicentennial 100 Lei Gold Coin

Description: Constantin Rosetti was a Romanian journalist and politician who founded Romania’s National Liberal Party. Born on June 2, 1816 in Bucharest, Rosetti studied at...

Three Important Collections in Künker’s Summer Auctions

Four catalogues present the material of the Künker summer auctions from June 18-21, 2018. Among others, the auction will entail the Genaert collection with...

The Royal Mint Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Salvation Army with Silver...

The Royal Mint is to issue a special £5 coin honouring 150 years of The Salvation Army - the organisation started in 1865 by...

World Coin News – Finland Issues Nature 2 Euro Circulating Commem

By Mint of Finland ......   The second commemorative two-euro coin of Finland’s centenary was launched on 21 October 2017. The special coin pays tribute to...

Maria Montessori Commemorated on New Italian Bimetallic Coin

By the Italian Mint ......   The second commemorative coin of the Numismatic Collection 2020 of the Italian State Mint was recently issued today by the...

Coin Invest Trust: Evolution of Life 2015 – Ammonite

Mongolia. 1000 Togrog 2015: 11 mm. 0.5 g. Gold .9999. Proof. Mintage: 15000 pcs.; 500 Togrog 2015: 38.61 mm. 1 oz. Silver .999. Antique-Finish....

World Mint News – New Australian Colored $2 Coin to Mark...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   Symbolic purple flowers and green leaves of rosemary adorn Australia’s newest circulating two dollar coin unveiled on October 31 by...

Central Bank of Ireland Urges Citizens to Spend “Copper” Coins

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   The Central Bank of Ireland issued a press release today urging Irish citizens to use their 1c and 2c euro...

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...