The Rise and Fall of the Franklin Mint

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek .... In 2016, the meteoric career of the Franklin Mint (FM) has ended in Never-Never-Land as a dusty footnote...

CoinWeek Podcast #102: Confronting Counterfeit Coins with Beth Deisher

 CoinWeek Podcast #102: Confronting Counterfeit Coins with Beth Deisher Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek...

Monnaie de Paris Issues Mini-Medal to Commemorate World Cup Wins

In 1998, after defeating the Croats in the semifinals, France celebrated the World Cup title of World Champion following their victory against Brazil. Twenty...

Win a Trip to Austria in the APMEX Voyage to Vienna...

APMEX is teaming up with the Austrian Mint to give one lucky winner an experience of a lifetime during the Voyage to Vienna Sweepstakes. This...

Women of France: George Sand 2018 Gold, Silver Proof Coins From...

Series Inspiration In 2016, Monnaie de Paris launched a new series that pays tribute to French History through the women who have had an influence...

Art of Italy Celebrated on Latest Gold, Silver Coins From Italian...

The Cathedral Basilica of Trani and the works of artist Artemisia Gentileschi are the stars of new coins from the Italian Mint By the Italian...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Wedge-Tailed Eagle 1oz Silver...

This silver coin celebrates one of Australia’s most incredible birds of prey, the wedge-tailed eagle. These majestic creatures can often be seen perched in...

British Virgin Islands Celebrates 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia on New...

From 14th June to 15th July 2018, the FIFA World CupTM takes place in Russia. To celebrate this world-renowned event, the British Virgin Islands...

New Coins in Royal Australian Mint’s Kangaroo Series

New Gold and Silver Coins from the Royal Australian Mint  The Royal Australian Mint continues to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its Kangaroo Series, today unveiling...

Show & Convention News – June TOREX Coin Show Review

By TOREX ......   The June 2018 TOREX was a fun numismatic event hosting Canada's finest dealers at its home at the Hyatt Regency hotel in...

Heritage & History on Latest Collector Coins From Royal Canadian Mint

Royal Canadian Mint continues to honor history and heritage on new collector coins The Royal Canadian Mint has released two finely crafted tributes to unforgettable...

World Coin Profiles – France 2018 Aviation & History: Dakota Gold...

The Series This new series on aviation and its history is paying tribute to major historical aircraft along with their stories. From the Spirit of...

First Titanium Coin From Ascension Island Issued by Pobjoy Mint

The Coin Endemic to only two small rock pools on Ascension Island, Procaris ascensionis is a species of shrimp which is in an extremely susceptible...

South Africa Releases Designs for Coins, Currency Commemorating Nelson Mandela

By South African Reserve Bank ......   The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will be launching its first commemorative banknote series, in celebration of the first...

Real Meteorite on Royal Canadian Mint Collector Coin

Just in time for the 150th Anniversary of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada The Royal Canadian Mint has created a truly out-of-this-world collectible by...

Royal Canadian Mint Issues First Coin Minted of Pure Nunavut Gold

A celebration of the North - from the coin's design to its gold content The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to issue its first collectible...

Final Coin in Gibraltar Primates Series Showcases Baboon

Fourth 50 pence of a four-coin set featuring Primates Coins produced in Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish and in color to bring the Primates...

Women of France: Joséphine de Beauharnais 2018 Gold, Silver Proof Coins...

Series Inspiration In 2016, Monnaie de Paris launched a new series that pays tribute to French History through the women who have had an influence...

Latest Gold & Silver Collector Coins from Coin Invest Trust

Indian Summer Globe Cook Islands. 1 Dollar. 2018. Silver .999. 1/10 oz. Prooflike. Diameter 18 mm. Mintage: 2018 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The obverse...

Latvia to Issue Commemorative Coin Dedicated to Garden of Destiny

By Bank of Latvia ......   On Friday, 22 June, the Bank of Latvia is issuing a silver collector coin dedicated to the Garden of Destiny. The...

Pegasus Gold Bullion Coin First for British Virgin Islands

Popular Pegasus Coin Now Available in 1oz Fine Gold Bullion The Coin Following the success of the Silver Reverse Frosted Pegasus Bullion, Pobjoy Mint are delighted...

The Ancient Myth of the Minotaur on High Relief Antiqued Silver...

Famous Mythical Creatures From British Indian Ocean Territory Second coin to be released of the five-coin series Available in Proof 2oz Fine Silver Antique...

Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 30 Years of Iconic $2 Coin

By Royal Australian Mint ......   Exactly 30 years ago, Australia’s two dollar note was retired and the two dollar coin was born. Today (20 June...

Famous Medieval Castle on New Silver Coin From Hungary

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Castle of Eger The history of the Castle of Eger reaches back to the days of King St. Stephen...

New Heart-Shaped Silver Coin Features Smartminting Relief on Both Sides

Silver Heart Palau. 5 Dollars. 2018. Silver .999. 1 oz. Antique Finish. 33 mm. Mintage: 2,500 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The heart-shaped blank shows...

World Coin Profiles – France 2018 Simone Veil 2 Euro Bimetallic...

Overview: Simone Veil was born to a non-practicing Jewish family on July 13, 1927, in the city of Nice on the Mediterranean coast. During the...

Antique Bronze Coin From Hungary Honors Heritage Site – Fiumei Road...

Hungarian National Heritage Coin in Antique Bronze: Fiumei Road Cemetery By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Hungarian Mint, in partnership with the Hungarian National Heritage...

Limited 5-Coin Set Celebrates Sapphire Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

Unique five-coin set with special effects Set includes a Sapphire set into one of the designs to commemorate this special occasion Available in...

Deep Incuse Design on Risqué New Coin from CIT

Little Secrets Cook Islands. 10 Dollars. 2018. Silver .999. 2 oz. Brilliant Uncirculated. Diameter 38.61 mm. Mintage: 777 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The obverse is...

3D Shakyamuni Buddha From Coin Invest Trust

Shakyamuni Buddha The Shakyamuni Buddha - Mongolia. 2000 Togrog. 2018. Silver .999. Gilded. 3 oz. Brilliant Uncirculated. Size 43 x 55 mm. Mintage: 501 pcs....