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The Coins of Portuguese Mozambique, Part 2 by Tyler Rossi.

The Coins of Portuguese Mozambique, Part 2

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek ..... Part 1 | Part 2 * * * While Portugal originally claimed a massive swath of Africa--from Angola on the west...

The Coins of Portuguese Mozambique, Part 1

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek ..... Part 1 | Part 2 * * * Portugal’s first contact with East Africa was during the "Age of Exploration" in...

Leopard Featured on 4th Coin in 2023 African Animal Mask Series

Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of the fourth coin in the new series, ‘African Animal Masks’, featuring the leopard. Issued on...

Goddess Isis on New Egyptian Gods Reverse Frosted Silver Coin

Brand New 2023 Reverse Frosted Silver Bullion Coin Issue Limit of 5,000 Bullion Coins Worldwide * * * Pobjoy Mint is thrilled to announce a...
The Coins of Carthage During Hannibal's War With Rome

The Coins of Carthage During Hannibal’s War With Rome

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ..... BORN IN 247 BCE at Carthage (near modern Tunis in North Africa), Hannibal Barca is remembered as one of...
New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

By Atlas Numismatics ......   There are 595 new pieces for your consideration and browsing enjoyment. We hope that you may find something of interest for your...
The Coin Analyst’s Guide to Post-Holiday Gifts for Modern World Coin Collectors

The Coin Analyst’s 2022 Gift Guide for Modern World Coin Collectors

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek ..... It’s that time of the year again – time to look back on some highlights from the dizzying...
How Apartheid Hurt the Krugerrand

How Apartheid Hurt the Krugerrand

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek ..... A system of racial segregation in South Africa, Apartheid was first instituted in 1948 by the minority White Afrikaans...
The "Veld Pond" - A Colossal South African Rarity

The “Veld Pond” – A Colossal South African Rarity

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ...... Gold has filled the dreams of countless men and women since humanity first began...
Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint: The Mint in World War II

Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint: The Mint in World War II

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek ..... As with during World War I, the United States Mint played a vital role in supporting the Allied powers...
Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint in the 19th Century

Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint in the 19th Century

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek ..... The purpose of the United States Mint is to make money. And no, I don't just mean striking coins...
Heritage to Offer Long Island Collection of European Coins January 30

Heritage to Offer Long Island Collection of European Coins January 30

Sunday, January 30 will see the first dedicated Showcase sale from Heritage Auctions featuring offerings from The Long Island Collection, a wide-ranging collection of...
Decoplata: The History of .720 Silver in World Coinage

Decoplata: The History of .720 Silver in World Coinage

By Austin Jepsky ..... Sometimes referred to as “Mexican Silver”, coins of a .720 silver fineness at one time or another could be found in...
South African Mint Launches Big Five Series II

South African Mint Launches Big Five Series II

By South African Mint ...... The South African Mint, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank, has launched the long-awaited Big Five Series...

The 1898 “Single 9” Pond: South Africa’s Rarest Gold Coin

Most serious coin collectors in South Africa have heard about the Single 9, commonly referred to as the “King of South African Coins.” However...

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