Culture

September, 2018

Scottsdale Mint debut a new series of silver bullion coins rich in Chinese dynastic culture

By |2018-09-20T14:43:17+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, History, Silver, Cameroon, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mint debut a new series of silver bullion coins rich in Chinese dynastic culture Never let it be said that Scottsdale are a mint that rests on its laurels! Almost unique amongst the bigger producers, Scottsdale have a large and varied range of silver bullion products, especially with legal tender coins for far flung places. With the ongoing EC8 Caribbean series taking pride of place at [...]

Royal Mint continues to expand its bullion range with the ten ounce silver Valiant

By |2018-09-10T22:05:36+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Royal Mint continues to expand its bullion range with the ten ounce silver Valiant 2018 SILVER VALIANT You certainly can't accuse the Royal Mint of resting on its laurels when it comes to bullion coins. After years of having a very limited range, the last couple of years has seen a veritable explosion in new designs, headlined by the exceptional Queen's Beast's series. Now [...]

August, 2018

The Falcon of the Plantagenets is the fifth proof Queen’s Beast coin from the Royal Mint

By |2018-08-28T12:56:21+00:00August 28th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, History, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Falcon of the Plantagenets is the fifth proof Queen's Beast coin from the Royal Mint It's Queen's Beasts time again and the Royal Mint have debuted the fifth coin in the proof range, one that has a slightly different order of release to the bullion coins. Those who are familiar with the range will know exactly what's on offer as there are no fundamental changes, although [...]

Slovakia’s Pressburg Mint enters the limited-run silver bullion coin market with Equilibrium for Tokelau

By |2018-08-27T23:29:13+00:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Silver, Pressburg Mint, Tokelau|

Slovakia's Pressburg Mint enters the limited-run silver bullion coin market with Equilibrium for Tokelau The low-mintage silver bullion coin market continues to attract new entrants from the bigger mints, and from those that are dipping their toes in the market for the first time. It's in the latter category that the Pressburg Mint belongs. Based in Bratislava in Slovakia, this mint has been striking some pretty cool [...]

Slavic gods thunder into the the ranks of ancient mythology coins with the Mint of Poland’s own series

By |2018-08-26T08:34:47+00:00August 24th, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Inserts, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Slavic gods thunder into the the ranks of ancient mythology coins with the Mint of Poland's own series Just when you think the Mint of Poland has gone quiet because they haven't released a new ancient mythology coin for a couple of months, I have to get out the keyboard and write about another one. Normally, repetitive tasks bring little pleasure, but the standard and variety of [...]

Mint of Poland issues Ruby Scarabeus – the fourth in its Ancient Egyptian themed coin series

By |2018-08-23T15:24:23+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: News Nuggets, Culture, History, Gilded, Inserts, Ruthenium / Rhodium, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Mint of Poland issues Ruby Scarabeus - the fourth in its Ancient Egyptian themed coin series 2019 RUBY SCARABEUS An interesting little release that appears once a year, the Scarabeus series from the Mint of Poland are a range of 17.5 g silver coins that share the same base design, but adorned differently with every issue. Depicting a scarab beetle in the Ancient Egyptian style with a [...]

ANA 2018: CIT go all in with a hugely impressive release program of new coins

By |2018-08-14T21:22:22+00:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Coloured, Gold, Nature, Inserts, Science, Silver, CIT Coin Invest, Cook Islands, Isle of Man, Mongolia, Palau|

ANA 2018: CIT go all in with a hugely impressive release program of new coins Philadelphia is hosting the 2018 ANA World's Fair of Money and with it comes a whole host of new issues from many of the world's premiere coin producers. Chief amongst those will be CIT Coin Invest, the Liechtenstein based collector favourite issuer of some of the world's most impressive modern numismatics. We've [...]

July, 2018

Scottsdale debut their new The Royal Arms of England series with a multicoloured reverse-proof range

By |2018-07-24T15:14:49+00:00July 24th, 2018|Categories: Culture, History, Coloured, Gold, Silver, Gibraltar, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale debut their new The Royal Arms of England series with a multicoloured reverse-proof range Never one to rest on their laurels for long, Scottsdale Mint has launched another coin series today, and in a nod to the hugely popular and highly regarded Queens Beasts series from the Royal Mint, is trying their hand at Britain's rich heraldic history. Called The Royal Arms of England, they're inextricably [...]

World Exclusive: CIT’s hit dimensional skull series is back with a cool looking Day of the Dead themed issue

By |2018-07-27T06:36:28+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Silver, CIT Coin Invest, Palau|

World Exclusive: CIT's hit dimensional skull series is back with a cool looking Day of the Dead themed issue It's ANA time again and while the flow of new issues isn't as intense as that emanating from the Berlin World Money Fair, it's easily a close second. One of the perennial favourites at this show is CIT Coin Invest and their new issues are eagerly awaited. For [...]

The eagerly awaited proof Britannia is here for 2018 with a full range and three precious metals

By |2018-07-02T18:07:10+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The eagerly awaited proof Britannia is here for 2018 with a full range and three precious metals One of the most anticipated releases in the numismatic calendar, the Royal Mint's proof Britannia range has garnered considerable admiration over the last half-decade, especially since Jody Clark's beautiful 2014 issue caused a stir. Today's the day the 2018 design is offered for sale for the first time and the [...]

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