Austrian Mint: Uriel – The Illuminating Angel 10 Euro Silver Coin Debuts

From the Austrian Mint … here comes the sun … on 5 September 2018… URIEL – THE ILLUMINATING ANGEL 10 EURO SILVER COIN The only angel...

Austrian Mint 2018 Anthropocene 25 Euro Silver Niobium Coin

Description: Are we living in a new geological age? The Austrian Mint's 2018 silver-niobium coin illustrates what activities of modern man have brought about major changes...

Austrian Mint Reveals Upcoming February 2021 Releases

By Austrian Mint ......   Alpine Forests Available February 17, 2021 Central Europe’s largest forested area, Kalkalpen National Park is home to 30 different ecosystems. Of the park’s...

The Krause Publications 2018 Coin of the Year Award Ceremony – World Money Fair...

 Every year at the World Money Fair in Berlin, Krause Publications (Standard Catalog of World Coins, Numismatic News) presents its Coin of the Year...

Modern Coin Profile – Austrian Mint 2020 “Big Data” 25 Euro Silver Niobium Coin

2020 Austria Silver Niobium Coin Big Data €25 BU The internet creates infinite possibilities and gives instant answers by placing the world at our fingertips....

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

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...

Austria 2017 Sigmund Freud 50 Euro Proof Gold Coin

The Austrian Mint started their three-coin series on the Vienna schools of psychotherapy with the pioneer: the inventor of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud. He was...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: Arstetten Castle | Schloß Arstetten (2004)

Artstetten Castle traces its origins back to the 13th century. Over the years, numerous families have resided at the estate, renovating the castle to...
Obverse, Austria 2016 Wildlife in Our Sights: The Fox 100 Euro Gold Coin. image courtesy Austrian Mint

Austria 2016 Wildlife in Our Sights: The Fox 100 Euro Gold Coin

Description: In 2013, the Austrian Mint inaugurated its "Wildlife in Our Sights" series of gold Proof coins. Each coin in the series carries a face...

Modern Coin Profile – Austrian Mint 2021 Silver Niobium Coin SMART MOBILITY

2021 Austria Silver Niobium Coin Smart Mobility €25 BU Getting from A to B promises to be both smart and exciting in the future. The...

Austrian Mint Sees Record Sales of Gold, Silver Bullion Coins in 2015

By Hubert Walker for Coinweek ....   Sales of gold bars and bullion coins at the Austrian Mint in 2015 were up 45% over the previous...

Queen Matilda, Platinum Eagle Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin Designs of 2016

By CoinWeek .....   2016 may go down as one of the most captivating years for coin design in recent memory as Mints large and small...

Austria 2018 Empress Maria Theresa – Clemency & Faith 20 Euro Silver Proof Coin

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...
obverse, Austria 2016 Klimt & His Women: The Kiss 50 euro gold coin

Austria 2016 Klimt & His Women: “The Kiss” 50 Euro Gold Coin

Description: Gustav Klimt was an Austrian painter, most widely identified with the Art Nouveau movement. He created many renowned works, such as The Kiss (1907-08),...

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...

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...
Obverse, Austria 2017 Maria Theresa - Treasures of History: Bravery and Determination 20 Euro Proof Silver Coin. image courtesy Austrian Mint

Austria 2017 Empress Maria Theresa: Courage & Determination 20 Euro Silver Proof Coin

Description: To celebrate the 300th anniversary of the birth of Maria Theresa, the only woman ever to rule the Hapsburg Empire, the Austrian Mint is...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 10, 2017: Billionaires and Bitcoin

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 10, 2017 - Additional numismatic news that may not be major headlines but are interesting nonetheless. Brain Food 1.)...

Modern Coin Profile – Austrian Mint 2016 Silver Niobium Coin “Time”

The Austrian Mint 2016 Niobium Coin - TIME A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIMEKEEPING The theoretical meaning of time may have long been a major subject of...
Obverse, Austria 2017 The Microcosm 25 Euro Silver Niobium Coin. Image courtesy Austrian Mint

Austria 2017 Microcosm 25 Euro Silver Niobium Coin

Description: "Microcosm", the 2017 entry in the popular Austrian Mint 25 euro silver-niobium bimetallic coin program honoring science and technological innovation, is the 15th issue...
Obverse, Austria 2016 Colorful Creatures: The Bat 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin. Image courtesy Austrian Mint

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...
Austrian Mint Reveals Latest Glow-in-the-Dark Dinosaur Coin from Supersaurs Series

Austrian Mint Reveals Latest Glow-in-the-Dark Dinosaur Coin from Supersaurs Series

By Austrian Mint ......   3 Euro Deinonychus antirrhopus   Size isn’t everything, and Deinonychus antirrhopus is a case in point. The seventh entry in the superlative Supersaurs...

Austria 30 Years of the European Union Flag 2 Euro Coin

Description: To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the European Union flag, the Austrian Mint will join the 19 member nations of the...

Austria 2018 Colorful Creatures: The Parrot 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...

World Coins – Austrian Mint: Mozart, A Life in Three Acts

On May 11, 2016, the Austrian Mint will issue the second silver coin of the three-coin set entitled “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, A Life in...
Obverse, Austria 2016 Vienna Philharmonic 100 Euro Platinum Bullion coin, courtesy Austrian Mint

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

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...

Capercaillie, Libertad Reverse Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin Designs of 2015

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...

Austrian Commemorative Coin Profile – The Lindworm of Klagenfurt

The Austrian Mint  fifth silver coin in the series "Tales and Legends in Austria", recounts the legend of the Lindworm of Klagenfurt, which used...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 2003: Schloss Hof (Schloß Hof) 10 Euro Silver Coin

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 10 Euro Silver Coin – Schloss Hof | Schloß Hof  (2003) Castles of Austria Series (2002-2004) The Castles of Austria Series ran from 2002 to...

First of Its Kind Silver Coin From Austrian Mint Celebrates Centenary of Salzburg Festival

20 EURO SILVER COIN “CENTENARY OF THE SALZBURG FESTIVAL” on Wednesday 22, 2020 By the Austrian Mint ......   To celebrate this major cultural event, which is...