New gold and silver coins echo Boreal Forest, Wood Bison, Orca and Peregrine Falcon commemorative circulation coin program unveiled in October 2011; other collectibles feature a one-kilo pure gold Lacrosse coin; the Nova Scotia Coat of Arms... read more »
9 November, Vienna – The Austrian Mint will issue today the fourth gold coin in the “Crowns of the House of Habsburg” series, featuring the mysterious crown of St. Wenceslas, crown of Bohemia. The crown is named in honor of St. Wenceslas,... read more »
by Louis Golino for CoinWeek
Collectors who ordered 25th anniversary silver eagle sets from the Mint on October 27 are eagerly awaiting shipment of their sets.
A waiting list for the sets was posted about 4 ½ hours after the start of sales... read more »
By Louis Golino for CoinWeek
It’s been an interesting year for collectors of the five-ounce silver America the Beautiful (ATB) coin series.
The bullion versions, which were hard to obtain when the 2010 coins were released, are now readily... read more »
Proceeds to be donated to the Afghanistan Repatriation Memorial and the Military Families Fund
TRENTON, ONTARIO – October 31, 2011 – Today in Trenton, the Royal Canadian Mint unveiled a silver coin to commemorate the Highway of Heroes. During... read more »
MAGNIFICENT NEW COLOURED PROOF LUNAR COINS CELEBRATE THE YEAR OF THE DRAGON
In 2012, The Perth Mint’s internationally renowned Australian Lunar Gold Proof Coin Series II celebrates the auspicious Year of the Dragon, the fifth animal in the... read more »
The Perth Mint is proud to showcase its array of stunning new product releases for November.
The third release in the stunning Sea Life II – The Reef series features a spectacularly realistic portrayal of a surgeonfish. The coin is struck... read more »
by Louis Golino for Coin Week
The widely and eagerly anticipated 25th anniversary American silver eagle sets sold out on October 27 in 4 ½ hours, but large numbers of collectors were unable to place orders because of problems with the Mint’s... read more »
The biggest, heaviest, inherently the most valuable gold bullion coin in the world has been unveiled by The Perth Mint.
Weighing one tonne (32,150.7466 troy ounces) of 99.99% pure gold, the monumental coin measures nearly 80 cms wide and more... read more »
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7.) Are there particular coin series or coins of a specific country or theme that tend to sell better than others?
“Yes, well designed coins and really topical series tend to sell well. These... read more »
Royal Canadian Mint’s ultra-high relief creation is the world’s first 10-kilo coin crafted of 99.999% pure gold
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 21, 2011 – The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to announce it has crafted the world’s first... read more »
Did you know that the Royal Canadian Mint’s high-tech plant in Winnipeg produces over 1 billion circulation coins every year? That’s like 20 million coins per day or 750 coins per second! Even though the Mint has produced coins... read more »
By Louis Golino for Coin Week
Ola Borgejordet is the founder and owner of Royal Scandinavian Mint (http://www.rsmint.com), a Salt Lake City, Utah company that specializes in modern world coins from almost 50 countries. It is the official North... read more »
Among many captivating themes and designs, new gold and silver coins celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and the legacy of Wayne and Walter Gretzky
As Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II prepares to celebrate an unprecedented... read more »
October is proving to be another exciting month at The Perth Mint, with an immense range of highly anticipated new product releases.
The Perth Mint is proud to showcase its internationally renowned Australian Lunar Series II this month, celebrating... read more »