New Gold Coin From Hungarian Mint Honors Saint Irene

Hungary's only gold coin for 2019 limited to 2,000 pieces By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Saint Irene of Hungary (1088–1134), despite not being widely known...

Clay, Cardboard, and Zinc: Altered Coinage of World War II

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   In the United States, the most dramatic effect that World War II had on our coinage was the steel...

Golden Dragon Egg Latest in Series From Coin Invest Trust

Golden Dragon Egg Palau. 1 Dollar. Gold .9999. 0.5 g. 9.7 x 13.92 mm. Proof. Mintage: 5,000 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The egg-shaped blank...

First Coin Strike of 2019 in the World at Royal Australian...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   History was made Tuesday at the Royal Australian Mint when one lucky coin enthusiast received the first coin in the...

Exceptional Coin Highlights From MA-Shops.com

By MA-Shops.com ......   Founded in 2005 by Joachim Schwiening, MA-Shops offers collectors and enthusiasts access to nearly one million curated ancient and modern coins, medals,...

Rare Gold Ducats, Argentine Banknotes Highlight Stack’s Bowers’ NYINC Coin &...

By Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   For collectors of World and Ancient coins and medals, the start of 2019 will be exciting as the 47th Annual...

New Gilded Jolly Pig Coin From CIT Celebrates Chinese New Year

Gilded Jolly Pig Mongolia. 1000 Togrog. 2019. Silver .999, gilded. ca 1 oz. Silk finish. Format 23x33 mm. Mintage: 888 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

World Bullion Coins: First Ever Antique Silver Libertads Exclusive to APMEX

APMEX, Inc. has announced first-time releases from Banco de México showcasing the iconic Silver Libertad design in a new way. Since 1982, the Silver Mexican...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Tuvalu 2019 Barbie 60th Anniversary 1oz...

One of the hottest selling toys and collectibles of all time, BarbieTM doll was unveiled to the world by Ruth Handler, joint founder of...

World Coin Shows – A Must-Go for the Serious Collector: NUMISMATA...

NUMISMATA Munich has a new attraction: the Hamburg-based auction house Emporium Hamburg will hold its auction in the context of NUMISMATA for the first...

Ascension of Christ: Final Release for 2018 in APMEX Biblical Silver...

APMEX, Inc., a leading online precious metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, has announced the final 2018 release of Scottsdale Mint’s famed Biblical Series...

Paper-Thin Highway to Hell Coin Latest in AC/DC Commemorative Series From...

AC/DC: Highway to Hell Cook Islands. 2 Dollars 2018. Silver .999. 1/2 oz. 168 mm (sic!). Prooflike. Mintage: 1973 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...

New York Lion Dollar – First Dollar of the America’s

By Blanchard & Company ......   History It’s the mid-17th century and the Dutch Colony of New Amsterdam, better known today as New York, is thriving! New York...

Ring in the New Year With the Stack’s Bowers Galleries 2019...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to present details of their auction of world coins, world paper money and ancient coins to be held in...

Lion Dollar, Beautiful Bavarian Pattern 3 Mark Coin Among Highlights From...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We will be attending the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) from January 10-13, 2019. If you would like us to...

In Memoriam: Gijsbertus Willem de Wit (1926-2018)

By Künker Auctions GmbH ......   On December 1, 2018, Gijsbertus Willem de Wit passed away. He was first and foremost known to numismatists because of...

APMEX: Royal Mint Releases Final Landmarks of Britain Silver Coin

APMEX, Inc., a leading online Precious Metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, is excited to introduce the fourth release in The Royal Mint’s Landmarks...

The Coin Analyst: 2018’s Most Profitable Modern Coins

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   As the end of 2018 nears, it is a good time to consider which modern coins and sets were...

Rare Chinese Patterns Lead $5.1 Million Heritage Auctions Hong Kong Event

Rare gold and silver patterns provided many of the highlights as Heritage's auctions realized over $5.1 million December 5-7 in Hong Kong. After auction...

Royal Australian Mint Silver and Gold Dolphin Bullion Coins Exclusive to...

APMEX, Inc., the nation’s largest Precious Metals e-retailer, has introduced the first release in a new bullion series from the Royal Australian Mint featuring...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1913 Great Britain Gold Sovereign

By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   These two counterfeits share some of the same imperfections. The British gold Sovereign is one of the most popular and enduring...

Isle of Man Releases 2018 Silver and Gold Bullion Angel Coins

Isle of Man - 2018 Angel Isle of Man. Angel. 2018. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 999 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Year of the Pig...

This spectacular gold coin celebrates the Year of the Pig, the ultimate animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. The birth dates for...

Aconcagua: Third Coin in CIT’s Award-Winning 7 Summits Series Featuring Smartminting...

The 7 Summits – Aconcagua Cook Islands. 25 Dollars 2018. Silver .999. 5 oz. 65 mm. BU. Mintage: 777 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...

40th Anniversary Book of Royal French Coins Available From Editions Gadoury

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The 40th anniversary edition of Monnaies Royales Françaises, 1610-1792, by Francesco Pastrone, a standard reference book on the coins...

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...

Double-Concave Silver Coin Among Final 2018 Products From Royal Canadian Mint

The Royal Canadian Mint is pleased to introduce a 10 oz. silver creation that takes coin design to bold new depths. The product of...

Experience the World of Numismatics in the NYINC Heritage Auction

Heritage Auctions can think of no better way to kick off 2019 than with our highly anticipated New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) sale,...

Monnaie de Paris Commemorates Surrealist Guillaume Apollinaire on New Gold, Silver...

Guillaume Apollinaire Born the 26th of August, 1880, Guillaume Apollinaire (originally named Guglielmo de Kostrowitzky) was a french poet and writer considered one of the...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Year of the Pig...

This year’s gemstone edition from the Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II depicts the pig, the 12th and final animal associated with the ancient...