Gilded

April, 2017

The historical influence of the lion on Ukrainian monuments is showcased on latest silver coin

By | 2017-04-12T01:16:19+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Categories: Gilded, History, Silver, National Bank of Ukraine, Ukraine|

The historical influence of the lion on Ukrainian monuments is showcased on latest silver coin Fauna in Cultural monuments of Ukraine is an attractive silver coin series now in its second year. With three coins launched in 2016 and a coin that debuted just last month, this new release is the fifth to appear to date. A sixth coin will appear next month and feature the influence [...]

Exclusive: Evolution of Earth debuts its second coin with the aptly named Nummulites

By | 2017-04-06T18:00:44+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Nature, Ruthenium, Silver, Science, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Exclusive: Evolution of Earth debuts its second coin with the aptly named Nummulites With three ranges of fossil-themed coins on the market now, competition has never been higher. That's a great thing for us as we love the subject matter and many people find it a source of constant fascination. It's no surprise that Coin Invest Trust (CIT) kicked off the current wave of new coins with [...]

March, 2017

The Singapore Coin Show sees launch of new CIT Laughing Buddha gilded silvercoin

By | 2017-03-24T17:59:24+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Silver, Coin Invest Trust, Palau|

The Singapore Coin Show sees launch of new CIT Laughing Buddha gilded silvercoin The big release from Coin Invest Trust for the 2017 Singapore Coin Show is this new example of high-relief done by their bespoke technique, smartminting. Depicting a Laughing Buddha, the coin combines their Black Proof technique, one with a similar end result to rhodium/ruthenium plating, and traditional gilding. The design is of a large, [...]

Fauna in the Cultural Monuments of Ukraine silver coin series continues with the gilded Tour

By | 2017-03-14T20:15:09+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Nature, Silver, National Bank of Ukraine, Ukraine|

Fauna in the Cultural Monuments of Ukraine silver coin series continues with the gilded Tour Home of the Archangel Michael bullion coin, Ukraine also puts out a selection of precious metal commemorative coins every year, in fact there are ten silver coins due to be launched throughout 2017, including two more entrants in the series we're looking at today. Fauna in Cultural monuments of Ukraine is an [...]

Perth Mint Compass. AgAUNEWS video now up of this attractive new antiqued coin

By | 2017-03-01T14:36:19+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Inserts, Silver, Science, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Perth Mint Compass. AgAUNEWS video now up of this attractive new antiqued coin With the Perth Mint seemingly sticking to its usual diet of bullion coin variants (proof/coloured/gilded etc) and the gift market, the desire to experiment looks to be on the wane at this collector favourite giant of commemorative coins. Having pretty much reinvented the antique gods genre of numismatics with its seminal Zeus coin and [...]

February, 2017

AgAuShoot: Mint of Poland’s ambitious CGI of the Ares coin made real in perfect style

By | 2017-02-17T12:29:18+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, AgAuShoot, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Numiartis, Niue Island|

AgAuShoot: Mint of Poland's ambitious CGI of the Ares coin made real in perfect style An eagerly awaited coin, Ares from Numiartis and the Mint of Poland has only been known from computer-generated renders (I believe the Mint of Poland uses ArtCAM) and artwork. We've already looked at them twice before both HERE and HERE, so we won't go into the details again. We were fortunate to [...]

CIT extends its two iconic Mongolian nature coin series, one for the last time

By | 2017-02-12T17:52:40+00:00 February 12th, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Inserts, Nature, Silver, Coin Invest Trust, Mongolia|

CIT extends its two iconic Mongolian nature coin series, one for the last time Along with Tiffany Art, Coin Invest Trust's most iconic series is the multi award-winning Wildlife Protection series. Issued under the Mongolian banner, the first of these one-ounce antiqued silver coins debuted way back in 2007 and immediately captured the imagination of collectors and awards judges everywhere. The first coin, featuring the Wolverine, won the Krause [...]

January, 2017

Space Shuttle legacy showcased on Cook Islands coin with spaceborne material inset

By | 2017-01-26T16:24:09+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Inserts, Silver, Science, Coin Invest Trust, Cook Islands|

Space Shuttle legacy showcased on Cook Islands coin with spaceborne material inset We often see coins themed around the numerous meteorites that impact the Earth, usually containing fragments of the actual object itself. It's a genre that has experienced some excellent variety and quality of design over the last few years, some quite ambitious. Less common are coins that look at objects going in the opposite direction. [...]

Ares: God of War kicks off the Mint of Polands latest high relief silver coin series

By | 2017-01-06T22:59:14+00:00 January 6th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Ares: God of War kicks off the Mint of Polands latest high relief silver coin series. After our early teaser image generated plenty of interest, we've now recieved some full renders of the coin reverse and obverse faces. The first coin in a new series from Numiartis and the Mint of Poland, both companies have a  fine track record in high end modern numismatics. Numiartis are responsible [...]

December, 2016

175 years of Vienna’s finest music commemorated with a new silver coin from Austria

By | 2016-12-28T21:08:15+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Austrian Mint, Austria, Silver|

175 years of Vienna's finest music commemorated with a new silver coin from Austria If there's a single symbol that you would associate with the Austrian Mint, it would be the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. One of the worlds most popular bullion coins in both gold and silver, the Austrian Philharmoniker is inextricably linked with the Muenz Osterreich (Austrian Mint). It therefore comes as no surprise that the [...]