Parthava Coin follows up a striking Jaguar debut in its ‘Day and Night’ wildlife series with a piercing look at an American icon – the Bald Eagle

By |2024-05-17T18:20:30+01:00May 17th, 2024|Categories: Coloured, Nature, Silver, Palau, Parthava Coin|

Parthava Coin follows up a striking Jaguar debut in its 'Day and Night' wildlife series with a piercing look at an American icon - the Bald Eagle Wildlife is one of the core themes in numismatics, and has been since coins started appearing in toga pockets several millennia ago. Depictions of the creatures we inhabit [...]

The Legend of Robin Hood returns to numismatics with a detail-packed, high-relief silver issue from T&S Coin

By |2024-05-17T14:10:24+01:00May 17th, 2024|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Cameroon, T&S Coins|

The Legend of Robin Hood returns to numismatics with a detail-packed, high-relief silver issue from T&S Coin Robin Hood has been a cultural legend in England for centuries, but has travelled far and wide since Victorian times. The story of a man giving up wealth to fight injustice, literally robbing the rich to feed the poor, [...]

We’ve had Pickle Rick, and now Banana Rick breaks into coins from the mad genius that is the cult animated hit, Rick & Morty

By |2024-05-16T10:50:39+01:00May 16th, 2024|Categories: Coloured, Movies & TV, Barbados, Silver|

We’ve had Pickle Rick, and now Banana Rick breaks into coins from the mad genius that is the cult animated hit, Rick & Morty The chaotic animated series, Rick & Morty, is back at Glines and Rhodes after a small detour to the Mint of Gdańsk, and the NZ Mint, and it's one of their shaped [...]

Tokelau Sealife LauLauFau Longfin Bannerfish bullion coins (2024 APMEX)

By |2024-05-15T12:03:43+01:00May 15th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, APMEX, Bullion, Gold, Nature, Silver, Tokelau|

Tokelau Sealife is a 12-coin series of bullion coins featuring aquatic life teeming in the waters around this Pacific island group. It debuted in 2014 under the banner of Australian producer, Treasures of Oz, with the coins struck in the US (at the Highland Mint, we believe). However, the series was relaunched in 2020 with a revised, [...]

Numiscollect employs artificial intelligence in its humorous, ten-coin look at cats and dogs replacing humans in everyday life

By |2024-05-15T10:11:02+01:00May 15th, 2024|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Silver, Cameroon, Numiscollect|

Numiscollect employs artificial intelligence in its humorous, ten-coin look at cats and dogs replacing humans in everyday life The last couple of years has seen a revolution in the way that Generative Artificial Intelligence has permeated the internet. This isn't sentience, to be clear, with AI in its current form relatively simplistic, and limited in [...]

Ares, the god of war, headlines the eighth tranche of coins in Mint XXI’S ambitious look at Greek mythology in silver

By |2024-05-14T20:07:31+01:00May 14th, 2024|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Gilded, Silver, Cameroon, MintXXI|

Ares, the god of war, headlines the eighth tranche of coins in Mint XXI'S ambitious look at Greek mythology in silver Another three coins join Mint XXI's impressive Greek Mythology series of silver coins. These are the 22nd, 23rd, and 24th issues to date, and the series will conclude when all 36 have been issued, ending next [...]

Eastern Caribbean 8: Dominica gold and silver bullion coins (2023 Scottsdale Mint)

By |2024-05-07T14:30:48+01:00May 7th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Bullion, Gold, Nature, Silver, Dominica, Scottsdale Mint|

The second Eastern Caribbean 8 coin to be released in this batch is this terrific design for Dominica, not to be confused with Haiti's next door neighbour, the Dominican Republic. Dominica is a stunning island, lacking the beaches the Caribbean is famed for, but replacing them with a rainforest replete with a breathtaking biodiversity. The EC8 coins [...]

Eastern Caribbean 8: St Kitts & Nevis gold and silver bullion coins (2023 Scottsdale Mint)

By |2024-05-07T14:12:49+01:00May 7th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Bullion, Gold, Nature, Silver, Scottsdale Mint, St Kitts & St Nevis|

A little later than normal, Scottsdale Mint continues to work its way through the eight Caribbean nations that make up what is known as the Eastern Caribbean 8. These island states are linked by a common currency issued through the EC Central Bank, and have been the subject of a bullion coin programme since 2018, all issued [...]

A look at five more designs from CIT’s very impressive Spring Launch tranche, including the latest Woodland Spirit, and the last of the Real Heroes

By |2024-05-02T09:30:29+01:00May 2nd, 2024|Categories: History, Gold, Silver, CIT Coin Invest, Cook Islands, Mongolia|

A look at five more designs from CIT's very impressive Spring Launch tranche, including the latest Woodland Spirit, and the last of the Real Heroes Continuing our coverage of CIT's new debuts, we have a better look at five more of them, encompassing an original design, along with additions to two existing series, and new variants of [...]

The legend of Lady Godiva, and the origin of the ‘Peeping Tom’, are brought to life on a new high-relief silver coin for Chad

By |2024-05-01T18:20:42+01:00May 1st, 2024|Categories: Art & Literature, History, Silver, Chad, Coins Today KR|

The legend of Lady Godiva, and the origin of the 'Peeping Tom', are brought to life on a new high-relief silver coin for Chad Lady Godiva returns to the coin world with a new issue from South Korean producer, Coins Today. This is a full coin, issued for the Republic of Chad, not one of this [...]

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