Scottsdale Mint

February, 2018

Scottsdale Mints Biblical Series back with its first 2018 release – Noahs Dove

By | 2018-02-22T10:39:42+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mints Biblical Series back with its first 2018 release - Noahs Dove We're entering the fourth year of Scottsdales epic Biblical coin series and the first release of the six due in 2018 is based on Gustave Dore's A Dove Is Sent Forth from the Ark. Produced in two ounces of fine silver, rimless and antique-finished, these coins have appeal to art and religious coin collectors. [...]

Scottsdales latest Fijiian limited mintage silver bullion coin is the striking Mermaid Rising

By | 2018-02-15T19:50:05+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion, Coloured, Silver, Fiji, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdales latest Fijiian limited mintage silver bullion coin is the striking Mermaid Rising Scottsdale Mint has launched the first of its limited mintage silver bullion coins for 2018. Staying with the nautical theme used for last years Fijiian coin - Hokusai, The Great Wave - the subject this year is an interesting bit of stylistic design depicting a mermaid. Called Mermaid Rising, the coin shows parts of [...]

January, 2018

New bullion coins for 2018 in gold, silver and platinum expand collector choices further

By | 2018-01-05T15:17:12+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Bullion, Australia, Movies & TV, Gold, Nature, Platinum, Silver, Canada, Chad, Perth Mint, Royal Canadian Mint, Scottsdale Mint|

New bullion coins for 2018 in gold, silver and platinum expand collector choices further While bullion coin numbers have dropped through 2017, the sheer number of different options shows little sign of slowing down. There's been a few new releases lately, so we thought we'd compile them together. Platinum is making a welcome appearance on a new coin and there's gold and silver to choose from as [...]

December, 2017

Scottsdale Mint adds a gold option to its new Barbados Trident bullion coin series

By | 2017-12-18T12:31:20+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Gold, Barbados, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mint adds a gold option to its new Barbados Trident bullion coin series A last release before 2017 draws to a close, Scottsdale today debuts the gold variant of its new Barbados Trident silver bullion coin. Launched back in September with a 30,000 mintage, it was an attractive design and we were promised gold versions were coming back then. The first of them, the one-ounce version, [...]

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 [...]