Swiss Mint Issues Two New Commemorative Coins: “Friedrich Dürrenmatt” and “Fox”

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On January 21, 2021, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new commemorative coins for coin collectors, enthusiasts and fans. Friedrich...

Austrian Mint Reveals Upcoming February 2021 Releases

By Austrian Mint ......   Alpine Forests Available February 17, 2021 Central Europe’s largest forested area, Kalkalpen National Park is home to 30 different ecosystems. Of the park’s...

New 50p Features Scotia for Centenary of William Speirs Bruce

Proof .925 Sterling Silver Coin Already Sold out   The Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of a new 50 pence coin in the...

PCGS Certifies Hindu Themed Mughal Empire Coin

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   The Mughal Empire, which at times covered much of what is today Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh was a...

Karakorum: Tiffany Glass Adorns Coin Commemorating 800th Anniversary of the Great...

Karakorum 800th Anniversary Mongolia. 5,000 Togrog. 2020. Silver .999. 2 oz. 50 mm. Special Technology: smartminting© with tiffany glass inlay. Proof. Mintage: 800. B. H. Mayer’s...

Perth Mint Presents The Jewelled Horse 10oz Gold Proof Coin

The Perth Mint is delighted to present The Jewelled Horse, an exceptional collectible showcasing rare and spectacular treasures from two Western Australian icons –...

Künker to Offer 1757 10-Ruble Gold Coin Created by Jacques-Antoine Dassier

On January 28, 2021, a Künker auction presents a 10-ruble piece from 1757 whose die was created by the Genevan medalist Jacques-Antoine Dassier. But...

The Mexican Coin Made at the New Orleans Mint

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   The New Orleans Mint was one of the first three original branch mints established by the United States Mint...

Heritage to Offer Further Selections From Cape Coral Collection

Even as the world's leading auction house for certified coins, it is a rare opportunity that we are able to present a collection of...

Atlas Numismatics Adds World Proof and Pattern Coins to Fixed Price...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Happy New Year! For this month's list, we have prepared another selection of coins and medals for your consideration, and look forward to hearing...

Treasure Coins: Ancient Gold Coins Recovered From Shipwrecks

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   The Dokos Shipwreck, the oldest in the world, was discovered by the father of underwater archaeology, Peter Throckmorton, after...

Extraordinary Selections in Heritage NYINC World and Ancient Coins Auction

The 2021 NYINC Platinum Night & Signature auction, scheduled for January 21-22 at Coins.HA.com, promises to be one of Heritage's best World & Ancient...

Royal Canadian Mint Kicks off New Year by Celebrating 100th Anniversary...

By the Royal Canadian Mint ......   The Royal Canadian Mint is launching a year-long celebration of Bluenose with a pair of coins dedicated to the...

Mint of Poland Wins Three Times at Coin Constellation 2020 Competition

By Mint of Poland ......   At the recent Coin Constellation 2020 competition based in Russia but with online voting through December 15, the Mint of...

New Big Cats Gold Coin Features King of the Jungle

The series of coins released last year on behalf of Sierra Leone featuring the Big Cats proved to be extremely popular and therefore Pobjoy...

NYINC Announces 2022 Dates for 50th Annual Foreign and Ancient Coin...

Kevin Foley, long time bourse chairman for the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC), has announced the preliminary schedule for the convention’s 50th annual...

The Macabre World War I “Totentanz” Medal Series of Walther Eberbach

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   As the first great conflict to serve as a focal point for much of...

Year of the Ox Investment Series From Royal Australian Mint

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The year 2021 marks the Lunar Year of the Ox and to celebrate, the Royal Australian Mint is proud to...

Perth Mint Offers 2021 Year of the Ox Antiqued 2oz Silver...

With the tones and surface abrasions of an ancient artifact, this 2oz silver release portrays the Perth Mint 2021 Year of the Ox design...

New 50 Pence Coin Commemorates Arrival of HMS Terror in Antarctica

Pobjoy Mint is pleased to announce the new release of the HMS Terror 50 pence coin on behalf of the British Antarctic Territory. This...

A Gift of Admiration and Adoration: Stack’s Bowers to Offer Japanese...

Japanese Gold Oban by Kyle Ponterio - Senior Numismatist and Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   There are countless reasons for the act of gifting, including...

Heritage Hong Kong Auctions Top $6.5 Million

Heritage's final numismatic signature auctions of 2020, held December 17-19 in Hong Kong, realized more than $6.5 million with Post-Auction sales continuing. These auctions...

Künker Kicks off Its Golden Jubilee With Auction 346

Künker Auctions by Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, Auction #346, replete with numismatic and phaleristic rarities from all over the world, is now...

Modern Coin Counterfeit Detection – 2012 Year of the Dragon Silver...

Modern Counterfeit 2012 China Dragon 10 Yuan This particular counterfeit has reflective areas not seen on the authentic coin due to the die not being...

New 50p Coin Celebrates Bicentenary of Florence Nightingale’s Birth

Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce a new 50 pence coin featuring Florence Nightingale on behalf of the British Indian Ocean Territory. This year is...

The Coin Analyst: The Best Performing Modern Coins of 2020

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   The fifth annual Coin Analyst review of modern coins that performed best among those issued in 2020 includes...

The “Family Ruble” of Nicholas I — An Important 19th-Century Crown

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   From talers to dollars, crown-sized silver coins have always been very popular with collectors....

Heritage Offers Likely Finest Known Mexico 1714 Royal 8 Escudos

The Heritage January 21-22 NYINC Signature Auction of World and Ancient Coins features a Mexican 1714 Royal 8 Escudos graded an almost unbelievable MS66...

PCGS Set Registry 2020 Awards Recognize Famous Coin Collectors, Outstanding Coin...

Professional Coin Grading Service bestows prestigious awards to hundreds of collectors while also inducting four collectors to PCGS Set Registry Hall of Fame   Professional Coin...

The 2021 Chinese Silver Pandas are Now Available from JM Bullion

The 2021 release of Chinese Silver Pandas comes at a time when silver demand is sky-high. That increased demand, along with an all-new design,...