Up there with the best of the world;s coin producers, Dutch company Numiscollect have tapped into the CIT/BH Mayer pairing, thus leveraging the expertise on offer to bring to reality some of the best coins released today. Numiscollect have a great reputation for inventive designs and a wide choice of themes and their ANA 2019 selection is a good mix again.
As we’ve just done with CIT, we’re doing an initial round-up of what is coming, and we will revisit these coins in greater detail over the coming weeks. There’s a lot of news this week and only so much time, of course. The images here are the featured ones we did ourselves for the forthcoming articles, but they give you a good look at the new issues.
Up above you can see the first issue in their new Asian Mythology series. This part of the world has a fascinating set of myths and legends that the coin world is only really starting to tap after years of Eurocentric subjects. Zhong Kui is deity dating back 1300 years and the antique/red combination certainly brings him to life. Smartminted high relief and a rimless design make this look like one to watch. Three ounces of 999 silver and a 333 piece mintage.