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....

Italian Mint Dedicates 1st Coin of 2019 to Leonardo da Vinci

By the Italian Mint ......   On the occasion of the 500th Anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, the Ministry of Economy and Finance...

Italian Mint Issues 5-Euro Coin to Mark 50th Anniversary of Police...

By the Italian Mint …… Established in 1968, the Associazione Nazionale Polizia di Stato or ANPS (National Association of the State Police) is committed to high ethical...

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...

World Coin News – Silver Commemorative Celebrates 900th Anniv. Consecration of...

Coin Commemorates the Home of the Famous Leaning Tower of Pisa By the Italian Mint ......   On May 4, a silver coin with a face value...

Italy Commemorates Ministry of Health on 2018 Bimetallic 2 Euro Coin

By the Italian Mint ......   The Italian State Mint has issued a bimetallic 2 euro coin to commemorate 60 years of the Italian Ministry of...

Italian Mint Issues Next €10 Europa Star Coin, Roman Emperor Commemorative...

By the Italian Mint ......   On February 22 the Italian Mint issued two more coins from the mint's Numismatica 2018 collection were issued to celebrate two important...

World Coin News – Italian Mint Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the...

By the Italian Mint ......   Fiat 500 enthusiasts can now purchase a limited-edition silver coin that has been specially minted to mark the iconic model’s...

Sassi of Matera 10 Euro Silver Commemorative Coin Latest in Italy...

By the Italian Mint ......   The Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato S.p.A., according to the Decree of the Ministry of Economy and Finance no....

World Coins: 5 Euro Silver Proof Coin Commemorates City of Trento...

By the Italian Mint ...... Trento is a city where architecture and art, history and nature perfectly blend together, the Buonconsiglio Castle being its greatest...

Italy Celebrates Francesco De Sanctis on 5 Euro Silver Coin

By the Italian Mint ......   A philosopher, writer and politician, Francesco De Sanctis is deemed one of the greatest historians of 19th-century Italian literature as...

Italian Mint Celebrates Cinema Star Totò on New 5 Euro Bimetallic...

By the Italian Mint ......   Totò, stage name of Antonio de Curtis, is among the most famous Italian actors of the 20th century. Totò masterly...

New 2 Euro Bimetallic Coin Commemorates St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice

Celebrating the 400th Anniversary of the completion of  St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice By Instituto Poligrafico & Zecca Dello Stato (IPZS) ......   The most famous and...

World Coins – New Euro National Sides, 5 Euro Coin for...

By Azienda Autonoma di Stato Filatelica e Numismatica ......   New San Marino National Sides In 2017, San Marino will change the national sides of the coins...

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

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

CoinWeek Unboxing: Two Silver Medals from the FAO – 4K Video

In this CoinWeek Unboxing video, editor Charles Morgan shares two new acquisitions to his collection of F.A.O. coins and medals: two silver medals struck...

Italy Offers 2014 Mint Set with Donato Bramante Silver € 5...

CoinWeek Staff Reports...   The Italian State Mint has just released a limited-edition 2014 euro collector set, featuring a commemorative Silver 5 euro coin honoring the 500th...

200th Anniversary of the Carabinieri Celebrated with New 2 Euro Coin

The Italian Mint has announced the release of a 2 euro coin celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Carabinieri. The coin was revealed on...

The Coin Analyst: 2011 World Coins of the Year

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   This article discusses world coins from 2011 that I believe are the best of the year either because they are...