Austria 2015 Wildlife in Our Sights: The Capercaillie 100 Euro Proof...

Description: From the Austrian Mint: The capercaillie lives in coniferous, mixed and deciduous woodland, where it spends the night roosting in trees. The habitat of the...

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...

Bullion Coin Profile – Austria 2016 Vienna Philharmonic 100 Euro Platinum...

2016 Vienna Philharmonic 100 Euro Platinum Bullion coin, courtesy Austrian Mint Description: In 1989, the Austrian Mint introduced its best-selling and award-winning .9999 fine, one troy...

CoinWeek Podcast #55: Good Coin Design with Austrian Mint Engraver Helmut...

CoinWeek Podcast #55: Good Coin Design with Austrian Mint Engraver Helmut Andexlinger Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to...

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...

Luxembourg to Issue Castle Brandenburg Silver-Niobium Coin, Congress of Vienna Silver...

By Central Bank of Luxembourg....   On Thursday, July 23, 2015, several numismatic products will be available for sale at the Central Bank of Luxembourg (Banque...

Austria 2018 Empress Maria Theresa – Clemency & Faith 20 Euro...

Description: The third coin in the Austrian Mint's four-coin Empress Maria Theresa - Treasures of History series features the only ever female ruler of the...

Austrian Mint to Issue Latest Entry in Silver Niobium Coin Series

On March 9, the Austrian Mint will release the newest issue of the hugely successful and sought after bi-metallic niobium and silver coin series,...

Coinweek Unboxing: 2015 Austrian Mint Wolfgang: The Wunderkind 20 Euro Silver...

CoinWeek unboxes a new 20-Euro silver coin from the Austrian Mint. Wolfgang: "The Wunderkind" is the first in a three-coin series of silver 20-Euro...

Capercaillie, Libertad Reverse Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin Designs...

By CoinWeek....   2015 has been a stellar year for coin design, both for the United States Mint and for mints abroad. Domestically, collectors swooned over the...

Celestial: The Austrian Mint’s 2015 Niobium Coin Takes a Look at...

This year’s highly anticipated bimetallic niobium and silver from the Austrian Mint features “Cosmology” and will be issued today. It fittingly illuminates the new...

Austria 2017 Colorful Creatures: The Wolf 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin

Description: The Austrian Mint launched the Colorful Creatures series of three-euro glow-in-the-dark collector coins in October 2016 and will release a new coin about every...

Austria 2005 50 Years of the Advancement of Television Technology 25...

Description: 2005 saw the release of the third issue in Austria’s 25-Euro Silver-Niobium bimetallic coin series. The reception of the previous two releases was so...

CoinWeek IQ: Designing a Modern Coin Program: Guardian Angel – 4K...

How does a modern coin go from concept to creation? We seek to answer this question with this CoinWeek IQ video. Follow along as the engravers...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 2002: Ambras Castle (Schloß Ambras) 10...

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 10 Euro Silver Coin – Ambras Castle | Schloß Ambras  (2002) Castles of Austria Series (2002-2004) Specifications: The Castles of Austria Series ran from 2002 to...

New Book Explores World of Leading Bullion Coins

By Metals Focus ......   On October 17, The Perth Mint, The Austrian Mint, The Royal Canadian Mint, The Rand Refinery, The Royal Mint and Metals...

Numismatic Vienna: A Visit to the Austrian National Numismatic Collection –...

On January 28, 2016, CoinWeek was invited to a very special behind-the-scenes tour of the Austrian National Numismatic Collection, which is housed at the...

Austrian Mint issues News Gold Coin in Wildlife Series – The...

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

World Coins – Bank of Latvia Issues New Collector Coin “Gold...

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Thursday, 31 August, the Bank of Latvia is issuing a new 20 euro gold collector coin "Gold Brooches: The...

Austrian Mint to Release 8th Silver Coin in Austria by Its...

On October 7, 2015, the Austrian Mint will issue the eighth silver coin of the well received “Austria by Its Children” program, featuring the...

The Coin Analyst: 2015’s Most Profitable Modern Coins

When it comes to modern coins, both U.S. and world issues, the goal of purchasing coins that will perform well in the secondary market...

Austrian Mint Issues First Guardian Angel, Latest “Colorful Creatures” Glow-in-the-Dark Coins

Someone to Watch Over You On Wednesday, February 22, the Austrian Mint issued the first coin in its new series, “Guardian Angels”, and the second...

World Coin Profile – Austria 2016 Dürer’s Young Hare (Feldhase) 5...

Description: Albrecht Dürer was an innovative engraver, painter and printmaker and an important contributor to the Northern Renaissance in Germany. Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Dürer...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Life in Three Acts

On September 9, The Austrian Mint will issue a new silver coin to begin a set of three silver coins entitled “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 5 Euro Cent

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 5 Euro Cent (2002-Present) The largest of the copper-plated steel small denomination euro coins, the 5 euro cent is the rough equivalent of...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: Reopening of the Burgtheater and Opera...

The Burgtheater is Europe’s second-oldest extant theater and one of the most important venues for theater in the German-speaking world. Born in 1741 under...

The Coin Analyst: The Euro’s Impact on Numismatics After 20 Years

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   On January 4, 1999, 11 members of the European Union began using a common currency known as the euro....

Austria 2016 Colorful Creatures: The Bat 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin

Description: Starting in October 2016 and running through July of 2019, every three months the Austrian Mint will release a new coin in its Colorful...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016 Current Events 1.) The reasons Saudi Arabia stopped issuing paper riyals "The number of one Riyal banknotes constitutes half...

Austrian Mint Announces Fourth Coin in “Rome on the Danube” Series

September 7, 2011, Vienna – the Austrian Mint will issue today the fourth coin in the silver coin series “Rome on the Danube.” The...