2018 Austrian Mint Colorful Creatures – The Shark 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin

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

Vienna Philharmonic Bullion Coins Make up Christmas Tree of Pure Gold

By Austrian Mint ......   A Christmas tree adorned with the 2018 Vienna Philharmonic, the golden hallmark of the Austrian Mint, caused a sensation in Ginza...

Austria 2017 Wildlife in Our Sights: The Alpine Ibex 100 Euro Gold Coin

Description: A species of wild goat with impressive horns that can grow up to a metre in length, the Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) can be...

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...

Austrian Mint Offers Vienna Philharmonic Gold Coin Subscription Plan

Gold has always been a popular investment product, especially for the financial security it can offer. With this new gold savings plan, the Austrian...
Obverse, Austria 2017 Colorful Creatures: The Tiger 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin. Image courtesy Austrian Mint

Austria 2017 Colorful Creatures: The Tiger 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 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...

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...

Silent Night and Creatures That Aren’t So Silent at Night: Two New Austrian Mint...

All is calm, all is bright... Recorded by everyone from Elvis Presley to the Vienna Boys’ Choir, one of the most popular and enduring song...
Obverse, Austria 2017 Michael - The Protecting Angel 10 Euro Silver Proof coin. Image courtesy Austrian Mint

Austria 2017 Michael – The Protecting Angel 10 Euro Silver Coin

Description: Angels figure in the myths and legends of countless cultures around the world. They are especially significant in the three Abrahamic religions: Judaism, Christianity...

World Mints : Some silver coins you may not have considered but should.

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   The World Mints produce a variety of Silver Coins for collectors and investors. Silver hasn't served as a regular medium of exchange in any...

Austria 2014 Piece by Piece: Salzburg 10 Euro Commemorative Coin

Description: Salzburg is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of the state of the same name. For this reason, the state of Salzburg...
Obverse, Austria 2017 175th Anniversary Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra 20 Euro Silver Proof Coin. Image courtesy Austrian Mint

Austria 2017 175th Anniversary Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra 20 Euro Silver Proof Coin

Description: On March 28, 1842, a group of music enthusiasts, led by composer Otto Nicolai, poet Nikolaus Lenau, newspaper man August Schmidt, critic Alfred Julius Becker, musical...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 4, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 4, 2016 Canada 150 1.) Royal Canadian Mint unveils its 2017 Canada 150 circulation coin series The Royal Canadian Mint...

Austrian Mint Immortalizes 300 Years of Viennese Porcelain on 2018 Easter Bunny Coin

For many spring lovers the Easter coin of the Austrian Mint had better not be missing from their Easter baskets. After Dürer-Hase and Lamm,...

Maria Theresa 20 Euro Silver Coin “Clemency and Faith” Coming April 25 from Austrian...

Empress Maria Theresa - The Series The third coin in the Austrian Mint's Empress Maria Theresa series features the only ever female ruler of the...

63 Kilos of Pure Gold: The First Christmas Tree from the Vienna Philharmonic Bullion...

A very special Christmas tree can now be admired in Tokyo. The resident precious metals dealer Ginza Tanaka shows a Christmas tree, which consists...

Newest Austrian Mint Wildlife Coin Unveiled: The Wild Boar

The Second Austrian Mint Wildlife in Our Sights Coin design has been revealed... Chubby with a knowing grin, the Wild Boar looks out at you...

Numismatic Vienna: A Visit to the Austrian National Numismatic Collection – 4K Video

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 2016 Easter Coin: “Dürer’s Young Hare”

On February 24, The Austrian Mint will issue a silver coin featuring what may be the most famous painting of an animal in the...

Austria 2017 Colorful Creatures: The Kingfisher 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 2018 Alfred Adler 50 Euro Proof Gold Coin

Alfred Adler (1870-1937), advocate of the second Viennese school of psychotherapy and founder of individual psychology. His optimistic doctrine of man came to world...

World Coins – Austria 2016 Mozart: The Legend 20 Euro Silver Coin

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: arguably the three most famous words in musical history. “Wolfgang”, “Amadé” and “Mozart” are the names of three silver coins dedicated...

Luxembourg 2015 Castle Brandenbourg 5-Euro Silver-Niobium Coin

Description: The 2015 Castle Brandenbourg Castle 5-euro silver-niobium coin is the seventh of nine silver-niobium coins honoring Luxembourg castles to be struck by the Austrian...

Austrian Mint Dinosaur Coin “Cretaceous Period” Released

The Austrian Mint will issue today the third coin in its popular five-coin “Back from the Dead” dinosaur coin series, accompanied with a new...

Unusual Russian Coin Struck at Austrian Mint Among Variety of World Coins at MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   At online coin marketplace MA-Shops, the width and breadth of offerings is deep, with a large variety of ancient, modern, U.S. and...

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...

United States Wins 2016 Coin of the Year Award

By Connor Falk - World Coin News....   The United States Baseball Hall of Fame cupped clad half dollar has been named Coin of the Year...

Austrian Mint’s Maria Theresa and Wildlife in Our Sights Programs Take a Bow

Two successful collector coin programs take a final bow... Empress Maria Theresa – Prudence and Reform Rounding off the Empress Maria Theresa series, Prudence and Reform,...

Austria 2015 Piece by Piece: Vienna 10 Euro Silver Coin

Description: From the Austrian Mint: One of the world’s five biggest cities a century ago, Vienna may no longer be the capital of a huge empire...