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...

Iconic Canadian Symbol Turns 30: “The Loonie” Dollar Coin Celebrates Big...

In June 1987, Canadians from coast to coast to coast welcomed Canada's new 11-sided one-dollar coin in their pockets and change purses. The coin...

Perth Mint Unveils Rare $1.8 Million Argyle Diamond Coin Trilogy

The Premier of Western Australia, the Honorable Mark McGowan MLA, today (June 7) unveiled a $1.8 million one-of-a-kind coin collection crafted by The Perth...

Rare 10 Mark DDR Pattern Coin Honoring Heroic Anti-Fascist on MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   In 1967, the Deutsche Demokratische Republik (otherwise known as East Germany) created a new design for the 10 mark coin that commemorated the life and...

World Commemorative Coins – Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 25 Years of...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To celebrate 25 years of Australia’s most famous Banana duo from the ABC, the Royal Australian Mint held a meet-and-greet...

New World Coins – Unicorn of Scotland Available from Royal Mint...

The Royal Mint is to unleash the legendary Unicorn of Scotland onto a range of collectable coins celebrating the 10 ‘Queen’s Beasts’ of British...

CoinWeek: A Look at Austria’s 10 Schilling Art and Plaster –...

Austria's 10 Schilling coin features one of the most iconic coin designs of Post-War Europe. On the obverse is a youthful woman of Wachau....

World Coins – Malta Issues New 2017 Euro Coin Set

By Central Bank of Malta ......   On May 31, 2017 the Central Bank of Malta issued a new euro coin set dated 2017 in a...

World Coin News – Canada 150 Commemorative Coins Now in Circulation

With one month to go before Canada celebrates its 150th anniversary, the Royal Canadian Mint is encouraging Canadians to look in their change for...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 2, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 2, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Princeton University Now Has Rare Peter Donald Byzantine Coins According to Princeton University Library, there...

New Royal Canadian Mint Silver Coin Honors Dieppe 75th Anniversary

The Royal Canadian Mint has crafted a silver collector coin marking the 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid, where brave Canadian troops suffered heavy...

New World Coins – JFK Collector Coin in Special Purple Heart...

Celebrate the centenary of an iconic American president's birth Featuring one of America’s most famous and iconic Presidents Unique Purple Heart shaped Packaging Produced...

Coin by Boneta-Marie Mabo Released for Australia’s National Reconciliation Week

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum and the 25th anniversary of the High Court Mabo decision, award-winning...

Pirates of the Caribbean & Authentic Shipwreck Coins from Modern Coin...

Yo ho, yo ho, a stacker's life for me! Avast ye stackers and collectors, new Pirates of the Caribbean coins have arrived at Modern Coin...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 26, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 26, 2017 Brain Food 1.) How Learning to Love Coins Made the Vikings Modern The Vikings originally traded with precious...

Modern World Coins – Laughing Buddha, Cherry Blossom Snow Globe Coins...

Laughing Buddha Palau: 10 Dollars 2017. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 888 pcs. Palau: 1 Dollar. Gold .9999. 0.5 g. 13.92 mm. BU....

Modern World Coins – Hungary’s Largest Coin Commemorates Compromise of...

By Coin & Currency Institute ....   The Compromise of 1867 is one of the most important events in the history of modern Hungary. It is...

The East India Company and Its Coins

The East India Company's classic coins included Gold Mohur, Silver Rupiya, Pagoda, Anna, Fanams and Cash Four centuries ago ships set sail in search of...

Ancient & World Coins – New from Atlas Numismatics May 2017

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We will be attending the 51st World Coin, Stamp, Phone Card Fair June 2-4. Please note that we will only be...

Armageddon for the Royal Canadian Mint’s $20 for $20 Silver Coin...

By Eric Brothers for CoinWeek .....   It seemed like a great idea at the time. Called "Face Value collectibles", the face value of these .9999 fine...

CoinWeek Submits a New Box of World Coins to WINGS +...

At the 2017 Spring Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo, CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan sat down with WINGS President Lance Tchor to review a box...

First Chinese Coins Certified by NGC Advanced Authentication Bureau in Gallery...

The coins were the first to be evaluated by the newly established NGC Advanced Chinese Authentication Bureau (ACAB), led by noted expert Chen Gi...

Sold-Out Perth Mint Dragon Coin Available at Modern Coin Mart

After selling out in under 48 hours, the Perth Mint's 2 oz High Relief Silver Antiqued Dragon coin made an impressive arrival into the...

World Coins – Hologram on New Coin Shows Melted Antarctic Ice...

Holographic coin effect shows the Larsen B Ice Shelf that collapsed 15 years ago! Raising Awareness of an important environmental issue. Limited Mintage of...

New World Gold Coins – Freud & the Viennese Schools of...

The Austrian Mint is dedicating a new three-part series of 50 Euro gold coins to a very special subject: the Vienna Schools of Psychotherapy...