Gilded

September, 2017

Legendary German storytellers, the Brothers Grimm, celebrated on a kilo of fine silver

By | 2017-09-09T23:02:18+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Coloured, Gilded, Silver, MNI, Solomon Islands|

Legendary German storytellers, the Brothers Grimm, celebrated on a kilo of fine silver A new coin starting to ship soon from European producer, Modern Numismatics International (MNI), is a typical example of their output. Known for some multi-piece coloured silver coin sets that combine to make a large image, this new limited-edition coloured kilo coin is relatively sedate by their standards, but not by those of other [...]

August, 2017

Iconic Egyptian scarab symbolism celebrated on striking liimited box sets of silver coins from CIT

By | 2017-08-27T20:39:29+00:00 August 27th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Nature, Silver, Coin Invest Trust, Cook Islands|

Iconic Egyptian scarab symbolism celebrated on striking liimited box sets of silver coins from CIT A surprise release at this months ANA show was a second set of Scarab coins from Coin Invest Trust. Following on from a debut set released at the World Money Fair in Berlin back in late January, we never covered that one in any detail so now seems a good time to [...]

Mythical Creatures series from Numiartis welcomes its fourth coin with a striking Minotaur design

By | 2017-08-25T20:30:54+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Numiartis, Palau|

Mythical Creatures series from Numiartis welcomes its fourth coin with a striking Minotaur design One of the premiere mythology series on the market today, and one of the first, Mythical Creatures is an annual coin series from German producer Numiartis in conjunction with industry legends, Coin Invest Trust. The first coin debuted to much acclaim in late 2013 and featured the Werewolf. Struck in two ounces of fine [...]

Creatures of Myth & Legend enters Mount Olympus for the god of the seas, Poseidon

By | 2017-08-10T23:57:28+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Gold, Silver, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

Creatures of Myth & Legend enters Mount Olympus for the god of the seas, Poseidon Ostensibly a companion series to the excellent lunars issued for the Pacific island of Tokelau by Treasures of Oz, Creatures of Myth and Legend depicted a fantastical creature that fitted in with the lunar animal that year. Capricornus and Aries for the year of the goat, Pegasus and a Unicorn for the [...]

The Timbuktu-landed Chergach is the latest impact meteorite adorned coin from CIT

By | 2017-08-05T15:33:19+00:00 August 5th, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Nature, Silver, Coin Invest Trust, Cook Islands|

The Timbuktu-landed Chergach is the latest impact meteorite adorned coin from CIT After enjoying a flurry of releases over the last few years, the number of meteorite coins has lessened recently. It's fitting that a series that spawned the genre continues on and maintains a standard reached by few others. Coin Invest Trust launched their first meteorite-adorned coin back in 2004 and the coin we're looking at [...]

Bank of Ukraine celebrates the joys of the wheel of life with an unusual new coin

By | 2017-08-02T11:43:26+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Silver, National Bank of Ukraine, Ukraine|

Bank of Ukraine celebrates the joys of the wheel of life with an unusual new coin Producers of some quite beautiful coins, the Bank of Ukraine is most well known to collectors for its Archangel Michael silver bullion coin and its quirky lunar range. We recently covered what we consider an outstanding series called Fauna in Cultural Monuments and this new coin is similar in style to [...]

CIT’s brilliant Evolution of Life series debuts its third coin, the aquatic reptile Ichthyosaurus

By | 2017-08-01T12:26:30+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: Gilded, Nature, Silver, Coin Invest Trust, Mongolia|

CIT's brilliant Evolution of Life series debuts its third coin, the aquatic reptile Ichthyosaurus Quickly establishing itself as one of CIT's finest and most popular series. Evolution of Life launched at the ANA show in 2015 with a beautiful coin depicting an ammonite. Following last year was an equally attractive Trilobite coin. As with life itself, the creature on this third coin is bigger and tougher, moving [...]

June, 2017

The Perth Mint wraps up its Stock Horse coin programme with a gilded composite of the five issues

By | 2017-06-24T10:47:51+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Categories: Australia, Gilded, Gold, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

The Perth Mint wraps up its Stock Horse coin programme with a gilded composite of the five issues One of the most popular small mintage bullion coins of recent years, the Perth Mint's Stock Horse series debuted five years ago to great frenzy. The coin was commissioned for sale by German mega-dealer EMK, although because of currency requirements, 10% of the mintage had to be sold in Australia. [...]

May, 2017

Egyptian Symbols antiqued silver coin series reaches new highs with the Goddess Isis

By | 2017-05-11T21:27:13+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Categories: History, Gilded, Silver, Numiartis, Palau|

Egyptian Symbols antiqued silver coin series reaches new highs with the Goddess Isis Now on its third incarnation, Egyptian Symbols is a superb series of high-end silver coins taking iconic elements of Ancient Egypt as its subject. Produced by Numiartis in conjunction with CIT, they're also responsible for the Mythical Creatures series like the Vampire, and also the brilliant Ares coin that will surely be mixing it [...]

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: History, Gilded, 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 [...]