Gilded

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 [...]

September, 2018

Ammonites came in different sizes, so why not ammonite coins? Evolution of Life hits a kilo.

By |2018-09-17T15:48:53+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: Gilded, Nature, Silver, CIT Coin Invest, Mongolia|

Ammonites came in different sizes, so why not ammonite coins? Evolution of Life hits a kilo. It was in mid-2015 that CIT Coin Invest showed off the first of its new prehistoric themed coins. Coming as quite a surprise at that years ANA show, it was called Evolution of Life and depicted a rose-gilded ammonite on a background that looked like a fossil matrix. Issued for Mongolia, [...]

A kiss and a scream sum up Numiscollects latest foray into fine art numismatics

By |2018-09-10T13:55:52+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Coloured, Gilded, Silver, Cook Islands, Numiscollect, Palau|

A kiss and a scream sum up Numiscollects latest foray into fine art numismatics Fine art seems to have grown in popularity over the last few years, with some great coins from such producers as Numiscollect, the Mint of Poland and the Austrian Mint adorning the shelves of coin shops. Of those, Numiscollect is the new boy, launching a series called Art Revived last year with a [...]

Exclusive sneak peek at the Mint of Poland’s striking third Carved Skull coin

By |2018-09-03T09:44:59+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Cameroon, Mint of Poland|

Exclusive sneak peek at the Mint of Poland's striking third Carved Skull coin Along with their numerous ancient mythology series, the Mint of Poland also strikes some quite uniqely themed series as well. Now on its third issue, Carved Skulls is certainly one of those. Eschewing the usual use of the skull for pirates or horror, this series celebrates the skulls place in art - not just [...]

August, 2018

Mint of Poland issues Ruby Scarabeus – the fourth in its Ancient Egyptian themed coin series

By |2018-08-23T15:24:23+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: News Nuggets, Culture, History, Gilded, Inserts, Ruthenium / Rhodium, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Mint of Poland issues Ruby Scarabeus - the fourth in its Ancient Egyptian themed coin series 2019 RUBY SCARABEUS An interesting little release that appears once a year, the Scarabeus series from the Mint of Poland are a range of 17.5 g silver coins that share the same base design, but adorned differently with every issue. Depicting a scarab beetle in the Ancient Egyptian style with a [...]

July, 2018

Twenty five years after its debut, the Australian Kangaroo series gets a beautiful anniversary release

By |2018-07-08T11:08:29+00:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Australia, Gilded, Gold, Nature, Silver, Royal Australian Mint|

Twenty five years after its debut, the Australian Kangaroo series gets a beautiful anniversary release Long a staple of the Royal Australian Mint, it was back in 1993 that its signature Kangaroo series began, one that continues to this day. The most recent issue was released last October and was the third of four coins in a subset called 'Seasons Change' - the fourth release is expected [...]

June, 2018

Erlang Shen, the three-eyed god of Chinese mythology, kicks off a new silver coin series

By |2018-06-12T01:16:10+00:00June 12th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Silver, Niue Island, SK Bullion|

Erlang Shen, the three-eyed god of Chinese mythology, kicks off a new silver coin series We're seeing some outstanding mthology coins released on the market of late, but surprisingly, very few have a Far Eastern theme. Sure, there are plenty of dragon coins, but very little that dips into the rich pantheon of deities that populated early thought amongst these ancient civilisations. Singapore based SK Bullion are [...]

The White Horse is the first of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse in an impressive new coin series

By |2018-06-06T16:11:00+00:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

The White Horse is the first of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse in an impressive new coin series If anyone in the numismatic world can be said to be 'on a roll', it's the Mennica Polska. It should be obvious to all that the quality of modern coins has never been higher, but even taking that into account, the Mint of Poland has been producing some [...]

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