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:...

Mint State 1902 Five Pound Gold Among New Coin Highlights at...

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...

East India Company Presents Latest Coins in Tribute to World’s Trade...

The East India Company Bullion Ltd, a subsidiary of The East India Company and in partnership with the Treasury of the Government of the...

NGC Certifies Cherrywood Collection of Classic Chinese Coins

The late Imperial Era rarities will be displayed in Hong Kong in March before being sold in April   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation™ (NGC®) is pleased to...

Legendary Collection of Canadian Coins Presented by Heritage Auctions

Collector George Cook credited for establishing one of the most comprehensive and complete collections in North American history   The world’s most comprehensive and complete collection...

Modern World Coins – Chinstrap Penguin Latest in Series From Pobjoy...

Delightful Chinstrap Penguin Second in Series from British Antarctic Territory Second in the series of five new Penguin 50p coins Diamond Finish commemorative coins...

Second in Woodland Spirits Silver Coin Series Issued by CIT

Woodland Spirits - Rabbit Mongolia. 500 Togrog. 2019. Silver .999. 1 oz. Partial color application. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 1,500 pcs. B.H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...

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...

Argentina Gold, Shipwreck Treasure Tops Sedwick’s 25th Treasure Auction

A rare, early Argentinean gold coin in a remarkably high grade is coming up for auction May 2-3 as part of Daniel Frank Sedwick,...

Royal Canadian Mint Celebrates 70 Years Since Newfoundland and Labrador Joined...

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to issue an impressive new silver coin that recaptures the design of the 1949 Silver Dollar celebrating Newfoundland...

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...

Shackleton Medal Inspiration for New Silver Coin From Pobjoy Mint

Commemorates the 145th Anniversary of the Birth of the famous explorer Features the Royal Geographical Society Silver Medal awarded 115 years ago Available...

Lake Country Collection Spotlights British Coin Offerings at Central States

The upcoming April 25-30 Central States World Coins Signature Auction is set to be loaded with outstanding material, with an especially strong selection of...

Show & Convention News – February TOREX Coin Show Review

By TOREX ......   The February 2019 TOREX was a very busy and upbeat numismatic event hosting Canada's finest dealers at its home at the Hyatt...

British Virgin Islands Celebrates Porcupinefish on Yellow Titanium Coin

The tropical waters around the British Virgin Islands are home to a profusion of marine wildlife and the underwater world in this area is...

First 2019 Scottsdale Mint Biblical Series Silver Coin Now Available

APMEX, Inc., an online precious metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, announces the first 2019 coin of Scottsdale Mint’s famed Biblical Series is now...

End of an Effigy: Final Gold, Silver Coins to Feature Ian...

The Royal Australian Mint will begin phasing out the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in 2019. The end of an...

Colorful New Coin in Flamingo Series From Pobjoy Mint

Pobjoy Mint is ‘tickled pink’ to announce the release of the second in a series of coins that feature the wondrous flamingos on behalf...

New Exhibit Takes Center Stage at ANA Money Museum

"Money of Empire: Elizabeth to Elizabeth" The British Empire, more than any other, set the stage for the modern world in which we live. From...

Protoceratops in Red Rock Finish on 2nd Coin in Prehistoric Beasts...

Prehistoric Beasts - Protoceratops andrewsi Mongolia. 2,000 Togrog. 2019. Silver .999. 3 oz. Red-rock finish. 65 mm. Proof. Mintage: 999 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

MA-Shops: Which Coin Should I Buy?

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   When I am at coin fairs as an exhibitor, I get the same questions about...

Royal Mint UK – Yale of Beaufort Next Coin in Queen’s...

The Royal Mint unleashes the mythical Yale of Beaufort as the sixth coin in The Queen’s Beasts collection. The Yale is one of 10...

World Coins – Heritage to Offer Denis Burger Collection of English...

Once again, Heritage will be offering a specialized single consignor collection of world coins for your bidding pleasure beginning on February 18, ending in...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Wedge-Tailed Eagle 1oz Gold...

Named for its long, distinctively shaped tail, the wedge-tailed eagle is Australia’s largest bird of prey and one of the biggest eagles in 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...

Netherlands Celebrates 100 Years of Dutch Aviation, World’s Oldest Operating Airline

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Royal Dutch Mint's first official Netherlands commemorative coins of 2019 are the Aviation 5 and 10 euros in...

Royal Mint Unveils the Gruffalo 20th Anniversary Commemorative Coin

One of the World’s Best-Loved Monsters to Appear on UK Coins To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of one of the world’s favorite literary monsters, The...

Modern World Coins – New Penguin Coin Series From Pobjoy Mint

First in Series of Antarctic Penguin 50p Coins Features Adélie Penguins   Only second 50p ever released on behalf of British Antarctic Territory First in...

Seven Dutch Monarchs: The Gulden on MA-Shops

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   I was reading through some numismatic books for a new subject for this blog, and...

The Coin Analyst: The Euro’s Impact on Numismatics After 20 Years

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   On January 4, 1999, 11 members of the European Union began using a common currency known as the euro....