Pobjoy Mint

May, 2017

Pobjoy Mint highlights the plight of Antarctic sea ice with a new holographic silver coin

By | 2017-05-22T23:57:09+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Nature, Silver, British Antarctic Territory, Pobjoy Mint|

Pobjoy Mint highlights the plight of Antarctic sea ice with a new holographic silver coin While there are a multitude of politicians and corporate interests that dispute the reality of global climate change, any sensible person would side with the overwhelming scientific concensus that man has, and is, having an adverse effect on the planets climate. Nowhere is that more apparent than at the Earth's poles, particularly [...]

April, 2017

Pobjoy expands its new British Virgin Islands bullion range with a JFK silver coin

By | 2017-04-13T20:24:49+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, People, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

Pobjoy expands its new British Virgin Islands bullion range with a JFK silver coin With Isle of Man coins now being handled by Tower Mint and Coin Invest Trust, the British Pobjoy Mint has redirected its talents to another of its many client states, the British Virgin Islands. The first silver bullion fruits of their labours appeared in the form of the Pegasus one-ounce silver coin. Limited [...]

March, 2017

US Capitol shaped coin is the latest unusual coin offering from the British Pobjoy Mint

By | 2017-03-08T10:02:40+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: Bi-Metallic, Architecture, News Nuggets, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

United States Capitol shaped coin is the latest unusual design offering from the British Pobjoy Mint We're don't often cover base metal coins unless they're a little unusual or we feel they may have some appeal to our regular readers. With the British Pobjoy Mint having plenty of coverage anyway, combined with the release of a big and pricey precious metal coin featuring the same subject [...]

January, 2017

AgAuNugget: Pobjoy Mint expands its titanium coin range with the Blue Whale

By | 2017-01-13T11:51:26+00:00 January 13th, 2017|Categories: News Nuggets, Nature, Silver, Titanium, Pobjoy Mint, South Georgia|

AgAuNugget: Pobjoy Mint expands its titanium coin range with the Blue Whale The British Pobjoy Mint has long been the world's biggest issuer of titanium coins ever since releasing the first one back in 1999 for the British  Overseas Territory of Gibraltar. An exceptionally difficult metal to strike for coins because of its immense strength compared to gold and silver, titanium won't be supplanting the usual [...]

November, 2016

Pobjoy Mint roundup of new releases includes silver and titanium nature coins

By | 2016-11-24T14:16:24+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Categories: History, Nature, People, Silver, Titanium, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint, South Georgia|

Pobjoy Mint roundup of new releases includes silver and titanium nature coins. A quick look at some new releases from British independent producer, the British Pobjoy Mint, and there are continuations of two series and a new anniversary coin in the mix. Pobjoy are multi award winning producers and specialise in issuing coins for some of the more remote and esoteric locations on the planet, such [...]

October, 2016

AgAuSHOOT: Pobjoys cool new Pegasus reverse-proof bullion coin

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:24+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Culture, AgAuShoot, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

AgAuSHOOT: Pobjoys cool new Pegasus reverse-proof bullion coin As promised, here's our latest AgAuSHOOT and it features what could be the hottest new bullion coin of the year, the Pobjoy Mints replacement for the Isle of Man Angel coin. With the Manx government not wanting to issue more coins, Pobjoy have moved over to one of their many other issuing states and territories, in [...]

September, 2016

Pobjoy launches new silver bullion coin to replace the Isle of Man Angel

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:29+00:00 September 9th, 2016|Categories: Bullion, Culture, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

Pobjoy launches new silver bullion coin to replace the Isle of Man Angel With news that the Isle of Man Angel bullion coin was to be no more, we figured that the Pobjoy Mint  would look elsewhere amongst its vast repertoire of issuing nations to develop an alternative. It's happened far quicker than we imagined and the mint is back with an all new [...]

May, 2016

Ultra high relief Abraham Lincoln coin marks 150th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:58+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Categories: Art & Literature, People, Silver, British Virgin Islands, Pobjoy Mint|

The Pobjoy Mint, Europes largest privately owned mint, is based in the UK, but unlike the Royal Mint, indeed unlike most national mints, they strike a wide variety of subjects not tied to their locality. They also like to experiment with their coin designs, not to the level of CIT or the Mint of Poland for sure, but they have released many coin firsts over their lifetime. This new coin certainly [...]

March, 2016

Pobjoy back with a three-coin Ocean Zones coin set in sterling silver and blue titanium

By | 2016-11-05T06:31:11+00:00 March 5th, 2016|Categories: Nature, Silver, Titanium, Pobjoy Mint, South Georgia|

Pobjoy continue their relationship using the ultra-strong metal Titanium with the release of a new set of three coins under the theme Ocean Zones. Each of the three coins depicts life under the sea in one of three depths. The Daylight coin features creatures that live at or near the surface of the oceans, the Twilight coin those animals that live deeper down, and the Midnight coin the weirder animals that [...]

January, 2016

British Antarctic Territory releases Sperm Whale coin with Pobjoy’s new QEII effigy

By | 2016-11-05T13:14:04+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|Categories: Nature, Silver, British Antarctic Territory, Pobjoy Mint|

One of the British Pobjoy Mint's latest releases is a rare one from the British Antarctic Territory (BAT), a zone of the Antarctic continent claimed by Britain, that only issued its first ever legal tender coin in 2008 to celebrate its 100th anniversary. The Pobjoy Mint was responsible for that, and for most of the coins released since, which brings us to this latest release featuring the incredible Sperm Whale. Pobjoy [...]