British Virgin Islands

April, 2017

Pobjoy expands its new British Virgin Islands bullion range with a JFK silver coin

By | 2017-04-13T20:24:49+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, People, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

Pobjoy expands its new British Virgin Islands bullion range with a JFK silver coin With Isle of Man coins now being handled by Tower Mint and Coin Invest Trust, the British Pobjoy Mint has redirected its talents to another of its many client states, the British Virgin Islands. The first silver bullion fruits of their labours appeared in the form of the Pegasus one-ounce silver coin. Limited [...]

March, 2017

US Capitol shaped coin is the latest unusual coin offering from the British Pobjoy Mint

By | 2017-03-08T10:02:40+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: Bi-Metallic, Architecture, News Nuggets, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

United States Capitol shaped coin is the latest unusual design offering from the British Pobjoy Mint We're don't often cover base metal coins unless they're a little unusual or we feel they may have some appeal to our regular readers. With the British Pobjoy Mint having plenty of coverage anyway, combined with the release of a big and pricey precious metal coin featuring the same subject [...]

November, 2016

Pobjoy Mint roundup of new releases includes silver and titanium nature coins

By | 2016-11-24T14:16:24+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Categories: History, Nature, People, Silver, Titanium, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint, South Georgia|

Pobjoy Mint roundup of new releases includes silver and titanium nature coins. A quick look at some new releases from British independent producer, the British Pobjoy Mint, and there are continuations of two series and a new anniversary coin in the mix. Pobjoy are multi award winning producers and specialise in issuing coins for some of the more remote and esoteric locations on the planet, such [...]

October, 2016

AgAuSHOOT: Pobjoys cool new Pegasus reverse-proof bullion coin

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:24+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Culture, AgAuShoot, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

AgAuSHOOT: Pobjoys cool new Pegasus reverse-proof bullion coin As promised, here's our latest AgAuSHOOT and it features what could be the hottest new bullion coin of the year, the Pobjoy Mints replacement for the Isle of Man Angel coin. With the Manx government not wanting to issue more coins, Pobjoy have moved over to one of their many other issuing states and territories, in [...]

September, 2016

Pobjoy launches new silver bullion coin to replace the Isle of Man Angel

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:29+00:00 September 9th, 2016|Categories: Bullion, Culture, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

Pobjoy launches new silver bullion coin to replace the Isle of Man Angel With news that the Isle of Man Angel bullion coin was to be no more, we figured that the Pobjoy Mint  would look elsewhere amongst its vast repertoire of issuing nations to develop an alternative. It's happened far quicker than we imagined and the mint is back with an all new [...]

May, 2016

Ultra high relief Abraham Lincoln coin marks 150th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:58+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Categories: Art & Literature, People, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

The Pobjoy Mint, Europes largest privately owned mint, is based in the UK, but unlike the Royal Mint, indeed unlike most national mints, they strike a wide variety of subjects not tied to their locality. They also like to experiment with their coin designs, not to the level of CIT or the Mint of Poland for sure, but they have released many coin firsts over their lifetime. This new coin certainly [...]

July, 2015

British Pobjoy Mint celebrates one of America’s great monuments, Mount Rushmore

By | 2016-11-05T06:31:54+00:00 July 16th, 2015|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

After our recent Pobjoy Mint week in which we covered six new releases from the privately owned British mint over six consecutive days, we thought they'd be quiet for a while. Apparently that isn't the case, and they've just launched details of another new silver coin, this one issued for the British Virgin Islands. Like the recent Abaham Lincoln monument coin from MNI, and another similar design sold by Silvertowne, this one has Queen [...]

February, 2015

POBJOY MINT CELEBRATES THE SPHINX WITH AN ULTRA-HIGH RELIEF COIN

By | 2016-11-05T06:32:28+00:00 February 12th, 2015|Categories: History, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

Following on from their 2013 UHR Pyramids coin that incorporated sand from the Great Pyramids, British private company, the Pobjoy Mint has just introduced a brand-new sequel to that popular coin with one featuring the pyramids eternal guardian, the Sphinx. Continuing the Egyptian theme and the striking in an ultra-high relief style, the coin comes with some excellent themed packaging. The artwork on the reverse side is very well chosen enhancing the three-dimensionality [...]

March, 2014

NEW RELEASE: 2,000 YEARS SINCE THE DEATH OF AUGUSTUS MARKED IN 2-KG RARITY

By | 2016-11-05T06:33:38+00:00 March 17th, 2014|Categories: Art & Literature, History, Inserts, Silver, British Virgin Islands|

Of all the great and powerful figures in history, few deserve a place at the very top more than Imperator Gaius Julius Divi Filius Caesar Octavianus Augustus, more commonly known as Augustus, the first Roman Emperor. Born on 23 September 63 BC, he was the founder of the Roman Empire and ruled from 27 BC, when the Roman Senate voted him new titles, to his death on 19 August 14 AD at the ripe old [...]

February, 2014

NEW RELEASE: POBJOY GOES TITANIUM WITH A SEAHORSE

By | 2016-11-05T06:33:45+00:00 February 1st, 2014|Categories: Nature, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Isle of Man, Pobjoy Mint|

  The Pobjoy Mint has released a pair of coins for 2014 from two countries it regularly issues for, The Isle of Man and the British Virgin Islands. The mint has a history of issuing the coin for the British Virgin Islands in a titanium version. We can't imagine it's a particularly easy task to strike an image into titanium given how incredibly hard it is, especially compared to silver and gold. 2014 [...]