First Strike: Germany Mints 5 Euro Polymer Ring “Subtropical Climate Zone” Collector Coin

On 8 December 2017, Department of Finance Assistant Undersecretary Walter Leibold has struck the very first 5-euro collector coin “Subtropical Climate Zone”. He thus...

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...

Coin Invest Trust Offers Exotic Butterflies Dream Edition Silver Coin

Coin Invest Trust Exotic Butterflies Dream Edition Palau. 20 Dollars. 2018. Silver .999. 5 oz. 3-D Butterflies set on coin surface. Antique-finish. Diameter 100 mm....

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 Figure 8 Dragon and Phoenix 2oz Silver...

In traditional Chinese culture, the dragon is revered as a divine creature and potent symbol of power, strength, wealth and good fortune. The phoenix...

Australian Birds Take Flight on Perth Mint Coins

Western Australia’s rare Red-tailed Black Cockatoo is the first bird to fly onto The Perth Mint’s magnificent new Birds of Australia coin series. Unveiled in Perth today...

New Silver Predator, Call of the Wild Series Bullion Coins from Royal Canadian Mint

New silver coin features the lynx and elk appears on 99.999% pure gold coin The Royal Canadian Mint has launched a new "Predator" 1 oz.,...

World Coin News – Hungary Commemorates Reformation’s 500th Anniversary

By Coin & Currency Institute ....   On October 31, 1517, Martin Luther, an Augustinian monk, nailed his 95 theses to the door of a church...
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Shows & Conventions – TOREX Coin Show November 19, 20

By Toronto Coin Expo (TOREX) .....   Don't miss... TOREX - Canada's National Coin Show at the fabulous Hyatt Regency on King in downtown Toronto’s vibrant...

Chinese Buddhist Guardian Lions on CIT Silver Coin

Coin Set: Chinese Guardian Lions Palau. 10 Dollars. 2017. Silver .999. 2 x 2 oz. Black Proof. Diameter 38.61 mm. Mintage: 888 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s...

Complex High-Relief Design for Antique Finish Silver Gecko Coin

Natural Perspectives: Gecko Palau. 5 Dollars. 2018. Silver .999. ca. 1 oz. Antique finish. Mintage: 999 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The blank in the...

World Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 Kangaroos at Dawn 1/2oz Silver Proof Coin

Design Following the Royal Australian Mint's popular Kangaroo at Sunset series, the Mint introduces a new prestigious coin titled Kangaroos at Dawn. This high-quality $1...

Royal Canadian Mint Opens Plating Facility Expansion and Hieu C. Truong Centre of Excellence...

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA – JUNE 14, 2013 – The Royal Canadian Mint officially opened its plating facility expansion and the Hieu C. Truong Centre of...

World Coins – Revealing the Remarkable Royal Mint Experience

For the first time, The Royal Mint will throw open its doors to reveal how the nation’s coins are made and find their way...

World Coin News – Lithuania, Romania, Norway to Issue New Commemoratives

CoinWeek World Coin News Sesquicentenary of Gustav Vigeland By Bank of Norway (Norges Bank) ...... In 2019, the City of Oslo and the Vigeland Museum will jointly...

Austrian Mint issues News Gold Coin in Wildlife Series – The Red Deer

“Wildlife in Our Sights” - New Gold Coin Series - First Issue “Red Deer” The Austrian Mint will issue today the first coin of a...

Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 60 Years of Supercars at Bathurst 1000

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To mark the 60th year of the Supercars Championship, the Royal Australian Mint is launching a coin collection that showcases...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 29, 2017: Fake $100s, What is Crypto, Trump Challenge...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 29, 2017 Brain Food 1.) The economics of the Bitcoin payment system Unlike other payment systems, Bitcoin is a two-sided...

United States Mint Announces Historic Collaboration With Royal Australian Mint

The United States Mint has announced a collaborative project with the Royal Australian Mint. The two Mints will produce a commemorative coin set in...

Greg Allen New Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force Steering Committee Chair: ICTA

World Mint Work Group joining anti-counterfeiting effort By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) Chairman Philip N. Diehl has announced...
Estonia 2017 100th Anniversary of Independence 2 Euro bimetallic coin. Image courtesy Bank of Estonia

World Coins – Estonia Celebrates Independence with New 2 Euro Commemorative

By Bank of Estonia ......   The special 2 euro coin went on sale June 26 and are legal tender throughout the euro area A...

Gold, Shaped Silver Coins From CIT Celebrate Edelweiss Flower

Edelweiss - Mountain Star Description Mongolia. 500 Togrog. 2019. Silver .999. 1 oz. Appr. 33 mm. Antique finish. Mintage: 2,500. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. The blank...

Heritage: December Hong Kong Coin Auction Opens for Bidding Soon

Our last World Coin Signature event of 2017 is scheduled for December 7-8 in Hong Kong. This auction, as always, is highlighted by a...

CoinWeek Designer Profile: Christopher Le Brun

Since 2011, Christopher Le Brun has served as the President of the Royal Academy. As an artist, Le Brun has undertaken a number of commissions for...
Coin Invest Trust, Quilling Art 2016 - Flowers. Mayer Mint for Cook Islands

Coin Invest Trust: Quilling Art 2016 – Flowers

Cook Islands. 2 Dollars 2016. 50 mm. 1/2 oz. Silver .999. Proof. Mintage: 999 pcs. Design: Coin Invest Trust. Mint: B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

France 2016 Rooster 10 Euro Silver Coin

Description: The Monnaie de Paris closes out its three-year Rooster coin program featuring the art of longtime mint engraver Joaquin Jimenez. Jimenez’ rooster design debuted in 2014. The 2016...

New World Coins Celebrate 70 Years of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip

Pobjoy Mint introduces coins from Falkland Islands, British Virgin Islands and more Her Royal Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip have had an...

Golden Giveaways Mark Five Years of The Royal Mint Precious Metals Platform

The Royal Mint Precious Metals Platform by Nicola Howell, Director of Precious Metals at The Royal Mint commented: “We are delighted to celebrate five years...

Austria 2018 Raphael – The Healing Angel 10 Euro Silver Coin

The third coin of in the Austrian Mint's "Heavenly Messengers" series is dedicated to Raphael, the prototype of a guardian angel. The story of...

Comic Coin: Royal Canadian Mint Launches Justice League Coins at C4

Canadian Justice League illustrator Jason Fabok and colorist Brad Anderson, artists behind the coin series, to make personal appearance at Royal Canadian Mint booth The...

Spanish 2014 Mint Sets Include 2 Euro Coin Honoring Antonin Gaudí’s Park Güell

The Spanish Mint (Real Case de la Moneda) has released the 2014 Euroset, the Spanish Mint Set. The offering includes nine coins. The .01,...