Scottsdale Mint

April, 2017

Scottsdale launch chunky silver bullion coin for Congo featuring the Water Buffalo

By | 2017-04-14T10:31:26+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Nature, Silver, Congo, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale launch chunky silver bullion coin for Congo featuring the Water Buffalo Scottsdale Mint have expanded their range of big silver bullion coins with the launch of a new one issued for the Democratic Republic of Congo. Much like their other Egyptian themed series, these are chunky coins with multi-ounce weights. Struck in 100g of fine 0.999 silver, just over three ounces, the design depicts the water [...]

March, 2017

Biblical Series of antiqued silver coins from Scottsdale Mint continues with second 2017 release

By | 2017-03-20T16:24:19+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

Biblical Series of antiqued silver coins from Scottsdale Mint continues with second 2017 release Scottsdale Mint’s epic ‘Biblical Series’ continues to power its way through a third year of releases. Envisaged to encompass a total of sixty coins spread over a decade, Scottsdale have managed to keep up with this schedule since the series debuted in 2015, forming neat, well produced annual sets of six coins. The [...]

February, 2017

King Tutankhamun gold coin is the latest in Scottsdales excellent Egyptian Relics bullion series

By | 2017-02-21T18:22:17+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Categories: Gold, History, Chad, Scottsdale Mint|

King Tutankhamun gold coin is the latest in Scottsdales excellent Egyptian Relics bullion series Great value and cool designs were hallmarks of Scottsdale Mints Egyptian Relics silver coins. Issued for ther African state the Republic of Chad, they were priced hardly any higher than the usual bullion rounds. The series debuted last year with a chunky five-ounce design and was followed later in the year by a smaller [...]

After the Silverback Gorilla, Scottsdales latest silver bullion coin is the Cayman Islands Marlin

By | 2017-02-06T08:38:20+00:00 February 6th, 2017|Categories: Bullion, Nature, Silver, Cayman Islands, Scottsdale Mint|

After the Silverback Gorilla, Scottsdales latest silver bullion coin is the Cayman Islands Marlin The Scottsdale Mint have been increasing their presence in the limited run bullion coin market over the last couple of years, primarily with a series of Silverback Gorilla one-ounce silver coins. Two of these coins have been released to date, a fine 2015 design with a 50,000 mintage and a follow on in [...]

December, 2016

Scottsdale Mints Biblical Series reaches its 2016 conclusion with The Nativity

By | 2016-12-07T22:35:47+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mints Biblical Series reaches its 2016 conclusion with The Nativity. The last of the six coins to be released in Scottsdale Mint's epic ‘Biblical Series’ is now here and appropriately enough given the proximity to Christmas, it depicts the Birth of Jesus, one of the core stories in the Christian canon. As regular buyers of this series will be aware, each coin takes one of 19th century French artist, [...]

October, 2016

World Exclusive: Iconic Japanese artwork inspires Scottsdale silver bullion coin

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:15+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion, Coloured, Silver, Fiji, Scottsdale Mint|

World Exclusive: Iconic Japanese artwork inspires Scottsdale silver bullion coin It seems to be full steam ahead on the bullion coin front this week. The biggie has obviously been the arrival after 50 years of a silver Krugerrand, and we've also had new Royal Mint lunars and what appears to be a cool change to the Britannia, but it's to the smaller run bullion [...]

Scottsdales 2016 Congo Silverback coin spawns a coloured proof variant

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:15+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Categories: Coloured, Nature, Silver, Congo, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdales 2016 Congo Silverback coin spawns a coloured proof variant Two years into its new bullion coin programme with the African state, the Republic of Congo, Scottsdale are releasing higher quality proof variants of the coin with a selective colour enhancement. The first coin in Scottsdale Mint’s annual Congo Silverback series arrived last July, followed up by the standard version of the design seen [...]

September, 2016

Scottsdales superb Viking series back with its second trilogy of silver coins

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:25+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Categories: Art & Literature, History, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdales superb Viking series back with its second trilogy of silver coins There have been many ancient gods coins released over the last few years, so many that I'd assume we'd all be suffering from exhaustion at the numbers by now. Remarkably, the sheer quality of most of the designs out there has meant this not only isn't the case, but new releases are [...]

Scottsdales Biblical Series of silver coins looks at the Valley of Dry Bones

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:26+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Niue Island, Scottsdale Mint|

It's coin number eleven in Scottsdales epic ‘Biblical Series’ of antiqued silver coins. Released six per year, this is the fifth coin of 2016 and is again based around a story in the bible that's been illustrated by the talented 19th century French artist, Gustave Doré. The illustrator, printmaker and sculptor was highly prolific in his output and produced a series of hundreds of woodcuts illustrating scenes from the bible. This [...]

August, 2016

Scottsdale debut Egyptian Relic series of 5oz bullion coins

By | 2016-11-05T06:30:33+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Bullion, History, Silver, Chad, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale debut Egyptian Relic series of 5oz bullion coins at competitive prices A favourite subject for numismatics here, and from what we understand, in a huge number of other places, Ancient Egypt is full of more symbolism, iconology and history than almost every other ancient culture that's ever existed. Their habit of building and leaving their mark in huge stone constructions and intimate tombs [...]