Scottsdale Mint

November, 2017

Scottsdale Mint adds a pair of Ramesses II coins to its popular Egyptian Relics bullion series

By | 2017-11-29T18:39:37+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, History, People, Silver, Chad, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mint adds a pair of Ramesses II coins to its popular Egyptian Relics bullion series A huge favourite of ours, in the silver bullion coin world, Scottsdale Mints Egyptian Relic series is a refreshing attempt to do something different with legal tender coins. They launched in 2016 with a chuncky five-ounce beast and that was followed up by a two-ounce coin and then a quite beautiful [...]

Last of Scottsdale Mints Biblical Series for 2017 features Gustave Dore’s Magi from the East

By | 2017-11-28T23:32:39+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

Last of Scottsdale Mints Biblical Series for 2017 features Gustave Dore's Magi from the East The eighteenth coin in Scottsdale mints ambitious ‘Biblical Series’ wraps up the six releases due in 2017 and with Christmas fast approaching it appropriately has the story of the Three Wise Men as its subject. Using the art of famed woodcut specialist Paul Gustave Dore, this latest coin continues the style and format [...]

October, 2017

Enigmatic Queen Nefertiti adorns Scottsdales latest chunky Egyptian Relics silver bullion coin

By | 2017-10-04T09:30:27+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion, History, Silver, Chad, Scottsdale Mint|

Enigmatic Queen Nefertiti adorns Scottsdales latest chunky Egyptian Relics silver bullion coin One of our favourite silver bullion coins of 2016, an opinion we don't think we're unique in holding, Scottsdales chunky five-ounce Egyptian Relics coin came out of nowhere and proved very popular. Done in the Egyptian hieroglyphic style and depicting Tutankhamun, the most famous Pharoah in modern times, the coin was issued for the African [...]

September, 2017

The killing of Abel by his brother Cain is the latest Biblical coin from Scottsdale

By | 2017-09-27T18:30:13+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

The killing of Abel by his brother Cain is the latest Biblical coin from Scottsdale Scottsdale’s latest ‘Biblical Series’ coin, the fifth of six for 2017 and the seventeenth overall, is released today and available from APMEX as usual. An ambitious series based on the work of acclaimed nineteenth-century woodcut artist, Paul Gustave Dore, each two-ounce fine silver coin depicts one of the scores of illustrations undertaken by [...]

Scottsdale launch a new Trident bullion coin program for the Caribbean island of Barbados

By | 2017-09-21T09:40:21+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Barbados, Silver, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale launch a new Trident bullion coin program for the Caribbean island of Barbados Scottsdale Mint continues its interesting and varied schedule of limited-run bullion coins with the debut of a new four-coin annual programme issued for the Caribbean island of Barbados. With this and the release of the Cayman Islands Marlin some time ago, it's clear that Scottsdale have wider plans than just issuing for African nations like [...]

Scottsdale Mint expands the 2017 Congo Silverback Gorilla range with a kilo coin and a coloured ounce

By | 2017-09-15T15:53:41+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Coloured, Nature, Silver, Congo, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mint expands the 2017 Congo Silverback Gorilla range with a kilo coin and a coloured ounce For all of the various bullion coins issued by Scottsdale Mint over the last couple of years (Marlins, Leopards, Scorpions and Japanese art), the main core of their efforts has been the Silverback Gorilla range issued for the African state, the Republic of Congo. The third annual coin was launched back [...]

Scottsdale continue their programme of limited silver bullion coins with the Deathstalker Scorpion

By | 2017-09-08T00:38:15+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Nature, Silver, Chad, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale continue their programme of limited silver bullion coins with the Deathstalker Scorpion Scottsdale Mint has developed a fine reputation in recent years for some pretty cool low-mid mintage silver bullion coins. Usually nature-themed, they've included such well known examples as the Silverback Gorilla series, the Congo Water Buffalo, and the Cayman Islands Marlin, amongst others. While there has been the occasional release in something beefier, most [...]

August, 2017

The work of legendary fantasy artist Frank Frazetta is showcased on Scottsdales new coin series

By | 2017-08-23T20:05:54+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Coloured, Silver, Ghana, Scottsdale Mint|

The work of legendary fantasy artist Frank Frazetta is showcased on Scottsdales new coin series An absolute legend in the fantasy art world, Frank Frazetta produced a body of work that is absolutely unequalled in the genre. The field is full of brilliant artists, some with a technical ability even higher than Frazetta's, but Franks work is so full of power, realism and emotion that it simply [...]

July, 2017

Scottsdale Mint depicts Jesus holding back the waves on its latest Biblical series silver coin

By | 2017-07-28T13:23:54+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mint depicts Jesus holding back the waves on its latest Biblical series silver coin Scottsdale Mint’s latest ‘Biblical Series’ coin debuts today and is the fourth of six coins due for release in 2017 and the sixteenth overall. Struck in two ounces of fine silver, the coins are high-relief, rimless and sport an antique finish. This new coin reproduces a Gustave Dore's woodcut of a scene [...]

Scottsdales Congo Silverback series of silver bullion coins grows to three with a 2017 release

By | 2017-07-09T21:13:23+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Nature, Silver, Congo, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdales Congo Silverback series of silver bullion coins grows to three with a 2017 release Despite venturing out into Marlins, Leopards and Japanese art for their one-ounce silver bullion coin range, we're back on familiar territory here with the third in Scottsdale Mint's popular Silverback Gorilla series. A single issue per year began in 2015 with a 50,000 mintage coin issued for the Democratic Republic of Congo. [...]