Perth Mint

November, 2017

Perth Mint debuts its last selection for 2017 with the theme of celebration

By | 2017-11-28T12:59:29+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Lunar Calendar, Gilded, Inserts, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint debuts its last selection for 2017 with the theme of celebration December is traditionally a quiet month for the big mints and the Perth Mint is no exception. Mostly a fairly generic selection of coins, there are the usual wedding and birthday issues, along with the expected celebrations of the Chinese New Year. All are issued in what has become the Perth Mint's signature format [...]

The Perth Mints hit Gods of Olympus is back with thirteen new silver coins in a limited run

By | 2017-11-07T10:05:42+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Silver, Cook Islands, Perth Mint|

The Perth Mints hit Gods of Olympus is back with thirteen new silver coins in a limited run One of the biggest hits of 2014 and a coin that kicked off a the whole modern numismatic trend for antiqued, high-relief ancient mythology, Zeus was the first of the Perth Mints Gods series. Since its debut, there have been four complete three-coin series and all have sold out. [...]

Lucky number 8 and Dragons. It has to be the latest Chinese themed silver coin from Perth

By | 2017-11-06T21:55:59+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Australia, Silver, Perth Mint|

Lucky number 8 and Dragons. It has to be the latest Chinese themed silver coin from Perth In a nice break from the usual lunar coins, the Perth Mint has dipped into Chinese culture and combined the Asian love of dragons and their belief in the power of the number eight to bring luck. They've done it in quite a novel way and followed a growing trend [...]

Perth Mint 2017 bullion coin designs go out in style with a three-coin high-relief set

By | 2017-11-06T20:37:19+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Categories: Australia, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint 2017 bullion coin designs go out in style with a three-coin high-relief set With the new 2018 designs now out and about, the last of the premium versions of the Perth Mints iconic bullion coin programme for 2017 are being launched. This set is one of our favourites and includes one-ounce high-relief variants of the Koala, Kookaburra and Kangaroo coins. Each dished coin represents one [...]

The Klingon, Worf, is showcased on the Perth Mints first Gods of Olympus-style antiqued Star Trek coin

By | 2017-11-06T23:26:30+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Categories: Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint|

The Klingon, Worf, is showcased on the Perth Mints first Gods of Olympus-style antiqued Star Trek coin Both friends and enemies of the United Federation of Planets, the Klingons are today one of the most widely recognised alien species in science-fiction. Present in all series of Star Trek, its most famous character is Worf, son of Mogh. A Commander on the USS Enterprise-D, Worf was one of [...]

October, 2017

Crew of Star Trek: The Next Generation is celebrated thirty years on with new Tuvalu coin

By | 2017-10-03T11:37:50+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coloured, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Crew of Star Trek: The Next Generation is celebrated thirty years on with new Tuvalu coin Likely the most popular series of Star Trek from the many incarnations of this long-running franchise, the Next Generation ran from 1987 for 178 television episodes and four movies. The second coin to mark the 30th anniversary, the first chose the captain of the Enterprise-D and his transformation into a Borg [...]

Dragon & Pearl coin celebrates Chinese culture in two ounces of silver with a rotating centre

By | 2017-10-02T21:50:21+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Culture, Inserts, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Dragon & Pearl coin celebrates Chinese culture in two ounces of silver with a rotating centre Very much in the style and format of such previous hits as Alice in Wonderland and the Compass coins, the Perth Mint's new Dragon & Pearl release shrinks it down to an ounce in weight - half that of its spiritual predecessors. Dragon & Pearl is steeped in Chinese culture and [...]

September, 2017

Perth Mint launches its second Marvel Comics silver bullion coin with the Asgardian God Thor

By | 2017-09-08T13:04:40+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion, Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Perth Mint launches its second Marvel Comics silver bullion coin with the Asgardian God Thor It's only a short while ago that the first Marvel Comics themed silver bullion coin debuted into a market flourishing with choice, but we're already seeing a second coin, so they're clearly sticking around as an ongoing series. While the first coin featured Spiderman, timed just right for the release of the [...]

Perth Mint releases the proof versions of their legendary Lunar Series of gold and silver coins

By | 2017-09-05T01:22:02+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Categories: Australia, Lunar Calendar, Gold, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint releases the proof versions of their legendary Lunar Series of gold and silver coins After the reveal of the new 2018 bullion designs from the Perth Mint a couple of days ago it was only a matter of time before the inevitable avalanche of specials started to appear. First out of the starting gate after just 3 days are the proof versions of the star of [...]

August, 2017

The Perth Mint debuts its latest 2018 bullion coin ranges from Lunar to Kookaburra

By | 2017-08-31T21:10:58+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Australia, Gold, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

The Perth Mint debuts its latest 2018 bullion coin ranges from Lunar to Kookaburra As is traditionally the case, early September sees the launch of the Perth Mints major bullion coin ranges for the following year and for the new 2018 designs that time is now. Everyone will have their own views on the new coins, but we think they're a good quality mix again this [...]