Gilded

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 [...]

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, Science, Ruthenium, Silver, 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, Science, Silver, 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, Nature, Inserts, 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, Science, Silver, 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. [...]