Perth Mint

June, 2018

Warfare silver coin series moves from the Mediterranean to Scandinavia by showcasing the Vikings

By | 2018-06-04T21:50:32+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: History, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Warfare silver coin series moves from the Mediterranean to Scandinavia by showcasing the Vikings The Perth Mint's latest three-coin history series hits the halfway mark with the launch of Vikings, the follow up to the Romans issue that landed in February. The coins in this series are rimless, high-relief and two ounces in weight. This has become the higher-end format of choice at this Western Australian producer, [...]

I tawt I taw a Puddy Tat coin a cweeping up on me. I did I tawt a Puddy Tat coin as plain as it could be”

By | 2018-06-05T07:26:19+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: News Nuggets, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

I tawt I taw a Puddy Tat coin a cweeping up on me. I did I tawt a Puddy Tat coin as plain as it could be" 2018 TWEETY BIRD The third of five coins in the Looney Tunes collection, it follows Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck and will itself be followed by Sylvester the Cat (August) and Tasmanian Devil (October). Bright and bold as you'd expect [...]

Perth Mints latest silver bullion coin is the beautiful Dragon & Tiger and there’s a high-relief version

By | 2018-06-02T14:47:17+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Australia, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mints latest silver bullion coin is the beautiful Dragon & Tiger and there's a high-relief version For better or worse, and opinions do vary, the Perth Mint has heavily increased its choice of silver bullion coins over the last year. We're of the opinion that it's a great thing and a wide choice is important. Perth has certainly provided that. Apart from the usual iconic ranges [...]

May, 2018

You’ll either be hot or cold on the Perth Mint’s thermometer adorned antiqued silver coin

By | 2018-05-01T14:05:36+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Categories: Inserts, Science, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

You'll either be hot or cold on the Perth Mint's thermometer adorned antiqued silver coin Now one of the Perth Mint's most popular coin types, the two-ounce antiqued silver format that debuted with the Gods of Olympus series a few years ago seems to attract a new design every couple of months. Currently used for their new 'Warfare' series (second coin coming next month), it's the eclectic [...]

Perth Mint expands its bullion coin range with a new Bird of Paradise series in gold and silver

By | 2018-04-30T21:26:14+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Categories: Bullion Round, Australia, Gold, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint expands its bullion coin range with a new Bird of Paradise series in gold and silver After decades of issuing bullion coins in their Koala, Kookaburra and Lunar Animal ranges, the Perth Mint has considerably expanded its offerings over the last couple of years, with the rate of diversification seemingly gathering steam. A few of the new issues have captured collectors imaginations and shown impressive [...]

April, 2018

Marvel silver bullion coin series gains its fourth entrant with the release of Iron Man

By | 2018-04-23T14:09:23+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Bullion, Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Marvel silver bullion coin series gains its fourth entrant with the release of Iron Man As one of the primary characters in the Marvel Universe, Iron Man was an inevitable choice to appear on the Marvel bullion coin series. Following a Spiderman coin last May, a Thor coin in September, and a 2018 Black Panther coin just a couple of months ago, the series is quickly working [...]

Perth Mint releases a good selection for April including some fine antiqued coins

By | 2018-04-04T15:53:42+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Categories: Event, History, Australia, Coloured, Gold, Nature, People, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Perth Mint releases a good selection for April including some fine antiqued coins A better than usual mix from the Perth Mint this month with some new additions to ongoing series, some high-end variants to their iconic bullion coins, and some new designs. There are also a couple of other interesting coins, some commissioned, that we'll look at elsewhere and the the Ready Player One movie coins that [...]

Spielberg’s latest blockbuster Ready Player One gets a character coin series from the Perth Mint

By | 2018-04-02T12:51:30+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Spielberg's latest blockbuster Ready Player One gets a character coin series from the Perth Mint One of the most successful and well regarded movie makers of all time, Steven Spielberg has a repertoire of films second to none. His latest blockbuster is called Ready Player One and is a large-scale science-fiction movie, one picking up some decent reviews and some equally healthy box-office numbers. With the current [...]

March, 2018

Deadly & Dangerous goes back to its beginning with a gold version of the iconic Red-Back Spider coin

By | 2018-03-12T09:48:18+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: News Nuggets, Coloured, Gold, Nature, Downies, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Deadly & Dangerous goes back to its beginning with a gold version of the iconic Red-Back Spider coin A series over a decade old, Deadly & Dangerous was one of the first truly hit series to emanate from the Perth Mint when back in 2006 they issued the Red Back Spider coin. An immediate classic, the coin carried a quite outstanding piece of artwork whose depiction [...]

Sought after Australian Swan bullion coin from the Perth Mint back for 2018 with cygnet in tow

By | 2018-03-09T18:11:52+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Categories: Bullion, Australia, Gold, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

Sought after Australian Swan bullion coin from the Perth Mint back for 2018 with cygnet in tow Coming as a bit of a surprise last year, the Australian Swan bullion coin quickly became a must-have item, showing some healthy appreciation in short order. A small range comprising one-ounce variants in gold and silver, it sold out in pretty short order. Now it's time for the second annual [...]