World Commemorative Coins – Swiss 2016 Brass Instrument Silver Coin

On 26 May 2016, the Swissmint issued a silver commemorative coin about brass and wind instrument music By The Federal Mint Swissmint ....   There is hardly...

World Money Fair Media Forum from Berlin Germany – World Mint Presentations –...

MEDIA FORUM: Moderator: Hans-Henning Göhrum, President, World Money Fair, Berlin, February 7, 2014. The World Money Fair takes place each year in Berlin and hosts...
Swiss Mint Issues New Commemorative Coins, Including First Platinum

Swiss Mint Issues New Commemorative Coins, Including First Platinum

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On January 13, 2022, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new commemorative coins. The platinum coin is the first coin...

New World Commemorative Coins from Swiss Mint: Yodeling & Steamship Uri

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ....   On 4 May 2017 the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new ones Special coins for collectors and lovers. Just...

In a Class of Its Own: 49th NUMISMATA Munich

On March 5 and 6, 2016, all eyes in the Bavarian capital will be on classic numismatics again: Munich will experience its 49th NUMISMATA. The NUMISMATA Munich is a...

New Swiss Commemorative Coins Honor William Tell and Steamship La Suisse

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   William Tell 50 Franc Gold Coin On April 26, 2018, the Swiss Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new special coins...

Rapp Auctions: L’Excellence Suisse – Switzerland’s Most Precious Coins

By Rapp Auctions .....   From 2 to 12 May 2017, the international auction house Rapp will be presenting a comprehensive exhibition of Switzerland’s most precious...

New Swiss Commemorative Coins: “Hornussen” and “2000 years of Aventicum”

By The Federal Mint Swissmint....   On 7 May 2015, the Federal Mint Swissmint is launching the sale of two new Swiss commemorative coins for collectors...

Swiss Mint Issues World’s Smallest Gold Coin Showing Albert Einstein

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   The Smallest Gold Coin in the World With determination, patience, and ingenuity, Albert Einstein established his enduring fame in 1905...

Modern World Coins – New Swiss Commemoratives in Alpine Flower, Passes Series

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On January 25, 2018, the Federal Mint Swissmint launches two new commemorative coins for collectors and lovers. The bimetallic...

Furka Pass Commemorated on New Silver Swiss Coin

2019 Christmas coin set also available from Swissmint   By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On September 12, 2019, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched a new 20...

Switzerland 2015 2,000 Years of Aventicum 50 Franc Gold Coin

Description: Aventicum was an important ancient Roman and Swiss town, founded near the beginning of the common era (CE) and enjoying several centuries of growth...

Swiss Mint Receives Two Numismatic Guinness World Records

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   The Federal Mint Swissmint is delighted to be awarded two numismatic world records. Guinness World Records™ has recognized the ¼-franc gold...

Swiss Mint Honors Tennis Star Roger Federer with Presale of New Silver Coin

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   For the first time in its history, the Federal Mint Swissmint has dedicated a commemorative coin to a living...

Switzerland 2016 Gottardo 20 Franc Silver Coin

Description: The Gottardo, or Gotthard Base Tunnel, opened on June 1, 2016 as the world’s longest railway tunnel as part of the AlpTransit project. The...

Swiss Mint Issues New Commemorative Coins “Enzian” and “500 Years of Reformation”

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ....   On 26 January 2017 the Swiss Mint issued two new coins for collectors and lovers. The first is the...

Roger Federer in Gold Among 4 New Coins Issued by Swiss Mint

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   Four new coins from Swissmint went on sale on September 3, 2020. After the huge demand for the Roger...

2016 Switzerland 10 Franc Bimetallic Coin – Alpen Edelweiss

Description: The 2016 Switzerland 10 Franc bimetallic coin features the Alpen Edelweiss (Leontopodium alpinum), the national flower of Switzerland. The edelweiss commonly grows in the...
Hydropower! Colorized and Glow-in-the-Dark Swiss 20 Franc

Hydropower! Colorized and Glow-in-the-Dark Swiss 20 Franc

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On September 9, 2021, Swissmint is issuing the new "Hydropower" silver coin, the first in the three-part "Energy of the...

Collecting Modern Swiss Shooting Thalers – 4K Video

For more than a century, the Swiss have celebrated their independence from foreign rule and the close sense of community that ties each of...

Modern World Coins – Three New Swiss Commemoratives

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   The Federal Mint Swissmint recently launched three new commemorative coins for collectors. The first coin celebrates the 100th anniversary...

Switzerland 2016 Swiss Red Cross 150th Anniversary 20 Franc Silver Coin

Description: The Swiss Red Cross (SRC) celebrates its 150th anniversary in 2016, and the Swiss Mint is memorializing the occasion on a 20-franc coin. The...

New Swiss Commemorative Gold Coin, Christmas Coin Set Released

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On September 14, 2017, the Federal Mint Swissmint opened sales for a new gold collector coin commemorating the famous...
Swiss Mint Issues Two New Commemorative Coins: "Friedrich Dürrenmatt" and "Fox"

Swiss Mint Issues Two New Commemorative Coins: “Friedrich Dürrenmatt” and “Fox”

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On January 21, 2021, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new commemorative coins for coin collectors, enthusiasts and fans. Friedrich...

New Swiss Gold Coin Commemorates 100 Years Since Last 10 Franc Vreneli

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   The Federal Mint Swissmint is commemorating the last minting of the gold Vreneli with a face value of CHF 10...

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...

Two New Swiss Commemoratives: “Crocodile” Locomotive and 50th Anniversary Moon Landing Coins

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On May 9, 2019, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new collector coins. The first honors the 100th anniversary...

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...

Swiss Mint: New Commemorative Coins Swiss Army Knife, Christmas 2018

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the death of cutlery pioneer Karl Elsener, the Swiss Federal Mint...