Perth Mint’s Unique $2.8 Million Trilogy Sold

The Perth Mint’s one and only $1.8 million Australian Trilogy coin collection has now been sold. The pinnacle of The Perth Mint’s long term association...

Canada 2017 Nocturnal by Nature: The Barn Owl Black Rhodium $20...

Description: The 2017 Barn Owl $20 1oz .9999 fine Silver Coin is the first coin from the Royal Canadian Mint to feature a striking black...

New 2 Euro Bimetallic Coin Commemorates St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice

Celebrating the 400th Anniversary of the completion of  St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice By Instituto Poligrafico & Zecca Dello Stato (IPZS) ......   The most famous and...

Heritage ANA Platinum Night to Feature World Coins, Ancient Roman Gold

Since Heritage's first ANA showcase offering of world and ancient coins in 2014, the Platinum Night auction has been a marquee event for lovers...

Commemorative Medals Celebrate Chinese German Friendship and Two Pandas Going to...

The commemorative medals were created by two top-notch designers and feature an official logo A pair of Chinese pandas — “Meng Meng” (梦梦) (a four-year-old...

South Korean Mint Set Primer for Western Collectors

By Mark Lovmo for CoinWeek.com .....   The Bank of Korea (BOK) has sanctioned the release of yearly six-coin mint sets for the past three decades....

CoinWeek News Wire for June 30, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 30, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Making Cents of Currency’s Ancient Rise Objects that occurred rarely in nature and whose circulation...

New Silver Niobium Coin and 2 Euro Commemorative from Luxembourg

By Central Bank of Luxembourg ....   As of Wednesday June 21, 2017, the Central Bank of Luxembourg (Banque centrale du Luxembourg, or BCL) is offering...

Heritage: 20th Century Rarities Claim Top Honors in $4 Million Hong...

Chinese coins including 1914 Republic Yuan Shih-kai silver "L. Giorgi" Pattern Specimen Dollar SP65 PCGS, took top lot honors at $77,675 USD in Heritage...

New World Coins – Malta’s Ħaġar Qim Temples on €2 Commemorative

By Central Bank of Malta ......   On 27 June 2017, the Central Bank of Malta will issue a €2 commemorative coin depicting the Ħaġar Qim...

New Atlas Numismatics World & Ancient Coins

 546 recent additions to our world coins and ancient coins inventory. By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These six coins are just a sample of the...

World Coin Profiles: Austria 1807 Copper 30 Kreuzer Coin

Overview: The Doppelkaiser The 1807 Austrian 30 kreuzer copper coin features a portrait of Franz II, last ruler of the Holy Roman Empire and first ruler...

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...

Penguins Back on New Falkland Islands Coin from Pobjoy Mint

Falklands 50p Penguin Series - The Gentoo Penguin Penguins in full color with collector’s album! Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish 50 pence coin Low mintage...

Modern World Coins – Romania Celebrates 10 Years in EU with...

By National Bank of Romania ......   As of 19 June 2017, the National Bank of Romania has entered into circulation a set of three coins...

Modern Chinese Coins: On The Wild Side

Many Chinese coins and medals celebrate the country's wildlife, including the 2000 Hoopoe bird coins By Peter Anthony  - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .......   Would you like...

Spink to Sell Collections of Celtic Coins, British Historical Medals

This summer will see a very interesting sale of British and Foreign Coins and Commemorative Medals at Spink London. The sale is packed with...

Mint Error News: Unique Certified Gold Belgium Franc Obverse Die Trial

1904 Design Overstruck on 1903 Design By Mike Byers for Mint Error News ......   This is a unique, spectacular and dramatic Belgium Franc struck in GOLD....

World Coins – Mint of Spain Issues History of the Dollar...

Commemorative features first U.S. Dollar from 1794 By Real Casa de la Moneda ......   On May 23, the Royal Mint of Spain (Real Casa de la...

CoinWeek Podcast #70: The Canadian Loonie Celebrates 30 Years – Audio

CoinWeek Podcast #70: The Canadian Loonie Celebrates 30 Years Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek...

New Reverse Proof Silver Britannia Bullion Coin Commemorates Falkland War

NEW 1oz silver bullion coin featuring Britannia commemorates the 35th Anniversary of the Falklands Liberation Limited mintage of 50,000 produced in 999. Fine Silver ...

Royal Mint Celebrates Life of Jane Austen with UK £2 Coin

Limited numbers of circulation versions to be released at key Jane Austen locations on the anniversary of her death For 200 years, Jane Austen has...

MA-Shops: Why the Gold Ducat Is One of the Most Famous...

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   The subject of this piece is about a gold coin most collectors of European...

Canada on Display as Royal Canadian Mint Releases New Collector Coins

The latest selection of collector coins from the Royal Canadian Mint continues to celebrate Canadian tradition and identity with themes ranging from Canada 150,...

Heritage Auctions Sets World Record for Sale of Gold Dutch Coin

Portugalöser sold for $179,000 in Amsterdam Heritage Auctions Europe recently sold a 10 dukat "Portugalöser, struck by the city of Deventer in the year 1640...

Excellent Results for German Coins, Medals at Grün Auction in Heidelberg

By Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün....   On May 16 and 17, 2017, the Heidelberger Münzhandlung conducted its two Spring Auctions 71 and 72. As always, many...

World Coins – New Euro National Sides, 5 Euro Coin for...

By Azienda Autonoma di Stato Filatelica e Numismatica ......   New San Marino National Sides In 2017, San Marino will change the national sides of the coins...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 9, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 9, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Vikings knew how to maintain trust in their money By the 880s the Vikings had...

TOREX National Coin Show Starts June 24 in Toronto

By TOREX .....   Don't miss TOREX, Canada's National Coin Show at the fabulous Hyatt Regency on King in downtown Toronto’s vibrant entertainment district. Enjoy two...

Lest We Forget: Poppy Coin Commemorates 35th Anniversary of Falklands War

New coin from Pobjoy Mint honors the soldiers that gave their lives for the sovereignty of their country Commemorating the 35th Anniversary of the...