Gilded

March, 2019

Ukraine’s use of animal imagery in its cultural artifacts continues to be showcased on its silver coin series

By |2019-03-22T22:47:34+00:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, National Bank of Ukraine, Ukraine|

Ukraine's use of animal imagery in its cultural artifacts continues to be showcased on its silver coin series Another absolute favourite of ours, the National Bank of Ukraine's stunning series of gilded silver coins celebrating their cultural artifacts, now has two new members. Snappily titled 'Fauna in Cultural Monuments of Ukraine', this series spotlights the use of animal imagery in art history, not just over the last [...]

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse coins are back with the Red Horseman of war

By |2019-03-01T16:29:53+00:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse coins are back with the Red Horseman of war The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse is a potent symbol of the conflict within man, and has generated much powerful imagery through history. It therefore goes without saying that it's a fine subject for a limited series of quality numismatics, and that is exactly what the Mint of Poland have given us. [...]

February, 2019

Exclusive early peek at Hydra, the second of the Twelve Labours of Hercules from the Mint of Poland

By |2019-02-28T16:14:21+00:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Mint of Poland debuts a new mythology series based around the Twelve labours of Hercules The Twelve Labours of Hercules are a terrific idea for a coin series, combining a well known character from ancient mythology, with a fascinating and exciting series of adventures. The first issue last year featured the Nemean Lion, generally thought of to be the first of the tasks undertaken, and it looks [...]

Stunning Zhao Yun coin from the Mint of Poland brings Ancient Chinese warrior to life in style

By |2019-02-15T19:52:59+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: History, Gilded, People, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Exclusive! Stunning Zhao Yun coin from the Mint of Poland brings Ancient Chinese warrior to life in style We're not quite sure how the Mint of Poland has managed to maintain such a high standard of design for its numerous ancient history/mythology themed coins, but the fact remains it has done so. With such outstanding coins as Ares, Anubis, the White Horse of the Apocalypse and more, they've [...]

Australia takes a poignant look at nocturnal species with a nickel and gold plated coin series

By |2019-02-13T23:55:58+00:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: Australia, Gilded, Nature, Royal Canadian Mint|

Australia takes a poignant look at vanished species with a nickel and gold plated coin series Australia's quirky wildlife is no stranger to modern coins. On the contrary, the Perth Mint has done its best to make sure we know all about it, but the Royal Australian Mint (RAM) has always been a close second. The latter is now adding to its catalogue with a trio of [...]

January, 2019

The rich world of Egyptian Gods joins the Mint of Poland’s portfolio with Gods of Anger: Anubis

By |2019-01-25T23:27:57+00:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: Culture, History, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

The rich world of Egyptian Gods joins the Mint of Poland's portfolio with Gods of Anger: Anubis With the World Money fair coming next week, the pace of new releases increases and that's never truer than at the Mennica Polska - the Mint of Poland. We've had a few years of some quite phenomenal ancient mythology coins going back even prior to the stunning Ares issue that [...]

EXCLUSIVE: Hephaestus, joins Ares and Poseidon in Numiartis’s outstanding Gods series

By |2019-01-10T18:42:38+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Numiartis, Niue Island|

EXCLUSIVE: Hephaestus, joins Ares and Poseidon in Numiartis's outstanding Gods series Numiartis and the Mint of Poland issued their Ares coin in early 2017, soon after our teaser render surfaced in December 2016. It debuted to universal praise and rapidly went on to become a huge hit on the aftermarket. How do you follow up a coin like that? With an even better one, of [...]

November, 2018

CIT debut a gilded version of its innovative dimensional lunar pig for the Beijing coin show

By |2018-11-08T14:35:45+00:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Lunar Calendar, Gilded, Silver, CIT Coin Invest, Mongolia|

CIT debut a gilded version of its innovative dimensional lunar pig for the Beijing coin show 2019 GILDED JOLLY PIG Probably our favourite lunar pig coin to be released so far, CIT Coin Invest launched the Silver Jolly Pig earlier this year and it was something quite different. A full dimensional coin - basically one that is sculpted in all directions - it was [...]

October, 2018

Powercoin’s striking Revolutionary Masks series draws on the weird appeal of Salvador Dali

By |2018-10-21T01:37:08+00:00October 21st, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Coloured, Gilded, Silver, CIT Coin Invest, Cook Islands|

Powercoin's striking Revolutionary Masks series draws on the weird appeal of Salvador Dali Quite an unusual subject for a coin series, Revolutionary Masks launched two years ago with a very cool Guido Fawkes issue. Depicting a modern day activist wearing one of the masks made popular in the movie V for Vendetta, and later taken up by the hacktivist group Anonymous, it employed a selective [...]

New images of Clade Mortis, the Mint of Polands third ‘Carved Skulls’ silver coin

By |2018-10-10T15:00:46+00:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: News Nuggets, Art & Literature, Culture, Gilded, Silver, Cameroon, Mint of Poland|

New images of Clade Mortis, the Mint of Polands third 'Carved Skulls' silver coin 2018 CLADE MORTIS CARVED SKULL We first showed you some early renders of the third in the Mint of Poland's 'Carved Skulls' series back in early September, but we now have a much better image of what we think is the best in the series to date, along with an image of the [...]

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