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February, 2019

MDM@WMF: Translucent Treasures 5oz silver coin series commences with the iconic Eiffel Tower

By |2019-02-08T19:00:28+00:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Architecture, Inserts, Silver, MDM, Solomon Islands|

MDM@WMF: Translucent Treasures 5oz silver coin series commences with the iconic Eiffel Tower The Eiffel Tower in Paris, despite its popularity, hasn't been an overly used subject in the modern coin world. The Monnaie de Paris has featured it, of course, and the British Pobjoy Mint produced an unusual piece actually shaped like the monument back in 2014, but in general, it doesn't appear anywhere near as [...]

January, 2019

One small week for mankind: MDMs technically impressive spherical coin joins the party

By |2019-01-22T21:07:51+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Barbados, Science, Silver, MDM|

One small week for mankind: MDMs technically impressive spherical coin joins the party We carry on our week-long round-up of some of the new coins celebrating the 50th anniversary of the US moon landing with an impressive new offering from German producer MDM Deutsche Munze. Spherical coins are nothing new - the mint of Poland has issued a few over the last couple of years, for example, [...]

October, 2018

The underwater world is brought to life with the third of MDM’s attractive nautical silver coins

By |2018-10-09T12:58:47+00:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: Nature, Inserts, Barbados, Silver, MDM|

The underwater world is brought to life with the third of MDM's attractive nautical silver coins Everyone loves a shark coin, don't they? A primal beast that for millions of years has sat at, or near the top of the marine food-chain, the shark has an appearance that is instantly recognisable and utterly beautiful. It also seems to be an animal that is hard to do well [...]

September, 2018

The booty from Djibouti! Super-sized Silverback Gorilla coin leaves none of the beast uncovered

By |2018-09-25T20:50:07+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Nature, Silver, Djibouti, MDM|

The booty from Djibouti! Super-sized Silverback Gorilla coin leaves none of the beast uncovered One of those animals that seems to be hugely popular on modern numismatics, the Silverback Gorilla even has its own bullion coin series from Scottsdale Mint which is now in its fourth year of issue. There are the usual coloured coins as well, so lovers of this quite incredible creature have plenty to [...]

August, 2018

The original Seven Wonders of the World are immortalised on a gold foil

By |2018-08-26T23:56:35+00:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: Banknote / Foil, History, Gold, MDM, Solomon Islands|

The original Seven Wonders of the World are immortalised on a gold foil set from MDM Is there anything cooler in architecture than the original Seven Wonders of the Ancient World?  Of course there isn't. While modern structures surpass them in scale and outrageous design, these structures were built in a time before digital and electrical technology had even been imagined. Breathtaking in design and pushing every ounce [...]

Neil Armstrong goes coin hunting on the moon and finds MDM’s new 50th anniversary range

By |2018-08-22T17:00:11+00:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: History, Coloured, Gold, Inserts, Barbados, Silver, MDM, Solomon Islands|

Neil Armstrong goes coin hunting on the moon and finds MDM's new 50th anniversary range One small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind. With these words, astronaut Neil Armstrong opened up the next phase in human exploration by stepping from the Apollo 11 lunar lander onto the surface of the Moon. Joined 20 minutes later by Buzz Aldrin, and watched overhead by designated driver, [...]

July, 2018

No ‘All for one and one for all’ here. It takes four coins to tell the story of the Three Musketeers

By |2018-07-16T18:12:07+00:00July 16th, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Djibouti, MDM|

No 'All for one and one for all' here. It takes four coins to tell the story of the Three Musketeers One of the all time classical adventure novels, The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas was written in 1844 and been turned into everything from stage plays and movies, to comics and video games in the 175 years since. Telling the story of a young adventurer in [...]

May, 2018

MDM issue a ten silver coin set following the adventures of the classic Greek hero Odysseus

By |2018-05-10T21:37:42+00:00May 10th, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, MDM, Solomon Islands|

MDM issue a ten silver coin set following the adventures of the classic Greek hero Odysseus After the nine-coin Norse Gods series released in 2016 and the excellent Roman Gladiators series in 2017, MDM have launched a new ten-coin set for 2018 with the similar setting of the classical ancient world. Instead of featuring gods or types of gladiator, this set follows the story of the legendary [...]

December, 2017

MDM celebrate the celebration with a Mexican Wave inspired proof silver coin

By |2017-12-13T16:20:08+00:00December 13th, 2017|Categories: Sport, Silver, MDM, Solomon Islands|

MDM celebrate the celebration with a Mexican Wave inspired proof silver coin The biggest sporting extravaganza on the planet and one loved with a passion by more people in more countries than any other tournament, the FIFA World Cup arrives in Russia next June for what will be the most watched event of the year. Like the last World Cup in Brazil in 2014, lots of countries [...]

August, 2017

St Pauls Cathedral is the latest epic ceiling to get the four-layered silver coin treatment

By |2017-08-16T09:37:19+00:00August 16th, 2017|Categories: Architecture, Silver, MDM, Samoa|

St Pauls Cathedral is the latest epic ceiling to get the four-layered silver coin treatment The fourth in the well regarded 'four-layer' series of silver architecture coins produced for German dealer MDM has made a surprise entrance. What's the surprise? The series is in its third year and there has been a single release per annum, unsurprising given the design and €300 cost of each of them. [...]

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