New Swiss Commemorative Gold Coin, Christmas Coin Set Released

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On September 14, 2017, the Federal Mint Swissmint opened sales for a new gold collector coin commemorating the famous...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Fake Gold, Fake Coins,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Scrooge McDuck and Switzerland For almost 400 years, kreuzers were probably the most important...

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...

New World Commemorative Coins from Swiss Mint: Yodeling & Steamship Uri

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ....   On 4 May 2017 the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new ones Special coins for collectors and lovers. Just...

Rapp Auctions: L’Excellence Suisse – Switzerland’s Most Precious Coins

By Rapp Auctions .....   From 2 to 12 May 2017, the international auction house Rapp will be presenting a comprehensive exhibition of Switzerland’s most precious...

Spink: A Selection of Fine World Coins, Medals at NYINC

As we have just finished celebrating Spink's 350th anniversary in 2016, we look forward to 2017 and all it has to bring. We also...

Krause Announces 2017 Coin of the Year Award Nominees

Australia and Canada have the most nominations in the annual Coin of the Year Award competition By Krause Publications .....   The first round of voting for...

Ring in the New Year with the 2017 Stacks Bowers NYINC...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is thrilled to share details of their forthcoming Stacks Bowers NYINC Auction of world coins, world paper money and ancient coins,...

New Ancient, World Coins from Atlas Numismatics – September 2016

By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These seven coins are just a sample of the 713 recent additions to our inventory. We have added new material...

Collecting Modern Swiss Shooting Thalers – 4K Video

For more than a century, the Swiss have celebrated their independence from foreign rule and the close sense of community that ties each of...

Heritage Signature Auctions: 4,300 World Coin Lots up for Bidding in...

Heritage's Long Beach World & Ancient coins Signature auction, scheduled for September 8-12, is open for bidding! Although it feels like the final hammer...

CoinWeek Cool Coins! 2016 Episode 6 – 4K Video

Our sixth episode of CoinWeek's Cool Coins! for 2016 includes over four million dollars' worth of amazing numismatic items. We stop by our friends at Atlas...

Swiss Gold – Case Study for the Market

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Throughout their history, the Swiss have cultivated a long-standing reputation as an authority in the area of gold--both...

New Ancient, World Coins from Atlas Numismatics – August 2016

By Atlas Numismatics ......   This weekend we will depart for the American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money in Anaheim. We decided to publish our...

Three Collections Bolster Heritage ANA World & Ancient Coin Auctions

Thursday, August 11, 2016 at the Anaheim Convention Center; featuring the Cape Coral of Multiple Talers, the Redwood Collection of Swiss Coinage, and the...

NGC Highlights of Stack’s Bowers August Anaheim Auction

NGC-certified world coins highlight Stack's Bowers Galleries' official auction of the ANA World's Fair of Money The Stack’s Bowers auction at the ANA World's Fair...

Switzerland 2016 Swiss Red Cross 150th Anniversary 20 Franc Silver Coin

Description: The Swiss Red Cross (SRC) celebrates its 150th anniversary in 2016, and the Swiss Mint is memorializing the occasion on a 20-franc coin. The...

Switzerland 2016 Gottardo 20 Franc Silver Coin

Description: The Gottardo, or Gotthard Base Tunnel, opened on June 1, 2016 as the world’s longest railway tunnel as part of the AlpTransit project. The...

2016 Switzerland 10 Franc Bimetallic Coin – Alpen Edelweiss

Description: The 2016 Switzerland 10 Franc bimetallic coin features the Alpen Edelweiss (Leontopodium alpinum), the national flower of Switzerland. The edelweiss commonly grows in the...

World Commemorative Coins – Swiss 2016 Brass Instrument Silver Coin

On 26 May 2016, the Swissmint issued a silver commemorative coin about brass and wind instrument music By The Federal Mint Swissmint ....   There is hardly...

Rapp Auctions: The Highest Prices for the Smallest Gems

Rapp Auctions sells Stamps and Coins for 8.7 Million Swiss francs (CHF) By Rapp Auctions .....   Top prices for top rarities and for lucrative investment options:...

Rapp Auction Starts with 1.75 Million Franc Sale

1.75 Million francs at auction for an empire coin and other rarities By Rapp Auctions .....   Top price for an empire coin: A gold coin with...

Rapp Auction 2016: Coin & Stamp Catalogues Are Online

By Rapp Auctions .....   Attention, Coin Collectors Have you also been waiting impatiently to see the new catalogue for the Rapp 2016 coin auction? It now...

World Coins – The Latin Monetary Union Gold Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .... In addition to serving as the primary gold coin in commerce for more than a century, the French 20-franc piece...

Künker Presents Coin Auction 272 in New eLive Premium Format

Künker presents a new auction format: eLive Premium By Künker GmbH & Company.... The focus of Künker Auction 272 will be minor denominations and bracteates--that is,...

Some Familiar Faces on MA-Shops.com

By CoinWeek....   Already a notable presence in the European market, MA-Shops--the online marketplace created by German engineer Joachim Schwiening--is poised to grow into a significant...

World Coins – Some Things (and Coins) Never Change

By Al Doyle  for CoinWeek....   One of the main reasons for the introduction of the 50 States Quarters in 1999 (along with more recent facelifts...

Switzerland 2015 2,000 Years of Aventicum 50 Franc Gold Coin

Description: Aventicum was an important ancient Roman and Swiss town, founded near the beginning of the common era (CE) and enjoying several centuries of growth...

South African Gold Headlines Heritage World & Ancients Event in Long...

Heritage Auctions will offer several exceptional pieces of South African gold Sept. 17-22, 2015, at the Long Beach Expo; featuring the Read Collection of...

New Swiss Commemorative Coins: “Hornussen” and “2000 years of Aventicum”

By The Federal Mint Swissmint....   On 7 May 2015, the Federal Mint Swissmint is launching the sale of two new Swiss commemorative coins for collectors...