Italy 2019 5 Euro bimetallic Carabinieri anniversary commemorative coin. Image courtesy Italian Mint

Italian Mint Commemorates Carabinieri, Alpine Corps With New 5 Euro Commemoratives

Carabinieri 5 Euro Commem by the Italian Mint ......   The State Mint of Italy is issuing two coins to celebrate the Carabinieri and the Alpini....

Italy Issues Second Collector Coin of 2019 Numismatic Program

By the Italian Mint ......   On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the foundation of the State General Accounting Office, the Ministry of Economy...

Maria Montessori Commemorated on New Italian Bimetallic Coin

By the Italian Mint ......   The second commemorative coin of the Numismatic Collection 2020 of the Italian State Mint was recently issued today by the...

Gold, Silver Coins Commemorate Italian Renaissance Artist Raffaello Sanzio

Raffaello Sanzio by the Italian Mint ......   The State Mint of Italy has produced two coins, one in silver and one in gold, to celebrate...

Italian Mint Dedicates Commemorative Coin to Iconic Vespa Scooter

Made with three colors, green, white and red, to resemble the Italian flag   By the Italian Mint ......   The State Mint has created a new 5...

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...

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...

Art of Italy Celebrated on Latest Gold, Silver Coins From Italian Mint

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...

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...

Two New Silver Coins From the Italian Mint Celebrate Renaissance Art and Modern History

By the Italian Mint ......   The State Mint of Italy has produced two coins: one to celebrate the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in...

First Glow-in-the-Dark Coin in Sustainable World Series Honors the Tiger

By the Italian Mint ......   The Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance recently issued the latest coin in the Italian Mint's 2020 Numismatic Collection, dedicated...

The Coin Analyst: 2014 Fortuna Redux and Other Notable World Coin Releases

By Louis Golino, special for CoinWeek .....   Fortuna Redux Revisited Last year perhaps the most unusual and innovative world coin ever issued was made by the Mint of Poland...

World Coin News – Italian Mint Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the Fiat 500

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...

The Beauty and Art of the Duomo in Milan Celebrated on New Italian Coin

By the Italian Mint ......   On October 2, the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance issued a new silver commemorative coin--made by the State Mint--dedicated...

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

By the Italian Mint ......   Totò, stage name of Antonio de Curtis, is among the most famous Italian actors of the 20th century. Totò masterly...
Italian Mint Celebrates Lambrusco and Tortellini on New Collector Coin

Italian Mint Celebrates Lambrusco and Tortellini on New Collector Coin

By the Italian Mint ......   The 2021 Numismatic Collection created by the State Mint of Italy pays tribute to two excellences of food and wine...
St. Mark's Basilica

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...

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...

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

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

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

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...

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

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...

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...

Sassi of Matera 10 Euro Silver Commemorative Coin Latest in Italy Arts Series

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....

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...

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...

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

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...

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

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...

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