Mint of Poland

March, 2019

Cameroon tackles the multi-armed, elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha for its second World Cultures coin

By |2019-03-11T22:33:45+00:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Inserts, Silver, Cameroon, Mint of Poland|

Cameroon tackles the multi-armed, elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha for its second World Cultures coin After our reveal of the beautiful Kapala Skull coin last September, followed by a first look at an actual coin just two months ago, we're very fortunate to be able to bring you the second of the Mint of Poland's 'World Cultures' coins. This series has a more open theme than many of [...]

Incredible 18th century Polish ossuary is the subject of skull-laden Mint of Poland silver coin

By |2019-03-10T20:36:02+00:00March 10th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Silver, Cameroon, Mint of Poland|

Incredible 18th century Polish ossuary is the subject of skull-laden Mint of Poland silver coin Ossuaries are strange constructs. In use in various forms for over five millenia, right back to the Persian Zoroastrians, an ossuary, at least those on a larger scale, is a site or building used for the collection of human skeletal remains, the purpose of which is respectful rest. Europe is a particularly [...]

Forget the stone. Medusa turns herself to sterling silver with Niue’s impressive dimensional offering

By |2019-03-06T00:28:46+00:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Forget the stone. Medusa turns herself to sterling silver with Niue's impressive dimensional offering After looking at Art Mint's beautiful Medusa coin a couple of days ago, we're now examining another Medusa coin of quite a different ilk. Major proponents of dimensional coins, the Mint of Poland have generally kept their issues to what we would call geometric shapes - cylinder, sphere. pyramid, etc. Now they're combining [...]

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse coins are back with the Red Horseman of war

By |2019-03-01T16:29:53+00:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse coins are back with the Red Horseman of war The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse is a potent symbol of the conflict within man, and has generated much powerful imagery through history. It therefore goes without saying that it's a fine subject for a limited series of quality numismatics, and that is exactly what the Mint of Poland have given us. [...]

February, 2019

Exclusive early peek at Hydra, the second of the Twelve Labours of Hercules from the Mint of Poland

By |2019-02-28T16:14:21+00:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Mint of Poland debuts a new mythology series based around the Twelve labours of Hercules The Twelve Labours of Hercules are a terrific idea for a coin series, combining a well known character from ancient mythology, with a fascinating and exciting series of adventures. The first issue last year featured the Nemean Lion, generally thought of to be the first of the tasks undertaken, and it looks [...]

Stunning Zhao Yun coin from the Mint of Poland brings Ancient Chinese warrior to life in style

By |2019-02-15T19:52:59+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: History, Gilded, People, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Exclusive! Stunning Zhao Yun coin from the Mint of Poland brings Ancient Chinese warrior to life in style We're not quite sure how the Mint of Poland has managed to maintain such a high standard of design for its numerous ancient history/mythology themed coins, but the fact remains it has done so. With such outstanding coins as Ares, Anubis, the White Horse of the Apocalypse and more, they've [...]

The Mint of Poland apply their dimensional coin experience to the Ancient Roman Colosseum

By |2019-02-14T21:54:52+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Architecture, History, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

The Mint of Poland apply their dimensional coin experience to the Ancient Roman Colosseum Having a long history with truly dimensional silver coin designs, the annual World Money Fair issues are eagerly awaited, and have been since the debut of the beautiful Fortuna Redux coin around half a decade ago. It's easy to stick something to the face of a regular coin and call it [...]

Niue Island issues Starfish, the first in it’s ultra high relief World of Fossils series of silver coins

By |2019-02-12T20:01:23+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Nature, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Niue Island issues Starfish, the first in it's ultra high relief World of Fossils series of silver coins We're biased here when it comes to coins about prehistoric life. The first issue we ever covered at AgAuNEWS back in June 2013 was the Austrian Mints new Prehistoric Life: Back from the Dead, and we eagerly jump on new ones when they appear. Fortunately, the Mint of Poland [...]

January, 2019

The rich world of Egyptian Gods joins the Mint of Poland’s portfolio with Gods of Anger: Anubis

By |2019-01-25T23:27:57+00:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: Culture, History, Gilded, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

The rich world of Egyptian Gods joins the Mint of Poland's portfolio with Gods of Anger: Anubis With the World Money fair coming next week, the pace of new releases increases and that's never truer than at the Mennica Polska - the Mint of Poland. We've had a few years of some quite phenomenal ancient mythology coins going back even prior to the stunning Ares issue that [...]

Exclusive look: Mint of Poland and Numiartis debut the next outstanding Demigods coin – Perseus

By |2019-01-24T23:05:34+00:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Inserts, Silver, Mint of Poland, Numiartis, Niue Island|

Exclusive look: Mint of Poland and Numiartis debut the next outstanding Demigods coin - Perseus A new series that debuted just last year, Demigods is one of the Mint of Poland and Numiartis' superb ancient mythology ranges. The series looks at the heroes of ancient legend - the warriors with the blood of the gods coarsing through their veins. Achilles, the Greek hero with the vulnerable heel, [...]

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