Road With Cypresses and Stars by Van Gogh Tri-metal coin (2024 Precious Metal Collectors)

By |2024-02-20T16:07:28+00:00February 20th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Art & Literature, Bi-Metallic, Coloured, Silver, Chad, Precious Metal Collectors|

Closing in on 30 releases to date, Precious Metal Collector's range of fine-art coins using their innovative multi-metal process, remains as popular as ever. For 2024, the producer moved to a Tri-Metal Max process, with a layer of 2.5oz of fine silver sitting over a central core of 750g of zinc, which sits atop a layer of 120g [...]

A round-up of impressive new issues from Mint of MK and The Gold Village, with dragons, Egypt, and chess themes

By |2024-02-16T14:36:34+00:00February 16th, 2024|Categories: History, Lunar Calendar, Coloured, Sport, Silver, Cameroon, Chad, Gabon, Mint of MK, Niue Island, The Gold Village|

A round-up of impressive new issues from Mint of MK and The Gold Village, with dragons, Egypt, and chess themes We've often covered coins from Precious Metal Collectors over the last few years, representing the Singaporean take on modern numismatics as they did. However, late last year, a new producer began quickly making waves, and [...]

Korean producer, Today, adds a new stackable with an unusual quirk, and expands two coin series with new issues

By |2024-02-14T22:39:58+00:00February 13th, 2024|Categories: Bullion, History, Coloured, Military, Nature, Silver, Chad, Coins Today KR|

Korean producer, Today, adds a new stackable with an unusual quirk, and expands two coin series with new issues As we recover from the bug, and simultaneously start to chip away at a huge backlog from the World Money Fair, we're going to rely on this format to do the heavy lifting. We'll be sacrificing some [...]

MK’s extraordinary Celadon porcelain mounted Claude Monet silver coin returns with a later water lillies painting from 1907

By |2024-01-10T16:39:11+00:00January 10th, 2024|Categories: Art & Literature, Silver, Chad, Mint of MK|

MK's extraordinary Celadon porcelain mounted Claude Monet silver coin returns with a later water lillies painting from 1907 MK's extraordinary Celadon porcelain mounted silver coin, featuring the 1889 Water Lily Pond art of Claude Monet was quite a departure from the numismatic norm. Sitting inside a 30 cm diameter green-tinged porcelain plate, the two-ounce silver [...]

MK Coins expands its ambitious The 9 Dragons series with the Azure and Torch dragons. Here is a gallery.

By |2023-12-15T10:59:37+00:00December 15th, 2023|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Silver, Chad, Mint of MK|

MK Coins expands its ambitious The 9 Dragons series with the Azure and Torch dragons. Here is a gallery. We produced one of our Coin Series Profiles to this very ambitious range of dragon coins, to keep track of what has been an much faster rate of release than we originally expected. However, MK Coins [...]

MK’s 9 Dragons series reaches the half-way point with the Coiled Dragon. Here are some images.

By |2023-12-09T03:00:20+00:00December 9th, 2023|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Silver, Chad, Mint of MK|

MK's 9 Dragons series reaches the half-way point with the Coiled Dragon. Here are some images. We've produced one of our Coin Series Profiles to this very ambitious range of dragon coins, with the idea being we'd cover every second or third new release in a news post, with the rest going straight into the profile. [...]

The lunar calendar year is more than just 12 animals, and Double Dragon God of Wealth is a striking numismatic reminder

By |2023-12-04T11:02:23+00:00December 4th, 2023|Categories: Culture, Gilded, Silver, Chad, Mint of MK|

The lunar calendar year is more than just 12 animals, and Double Dragon God of Wealth is a striking numismatic reminder As we rapidly approach the new lunar calendar year, we can look back at a huge range of coin issues celebrating it. The numismatic world is unusual in that it's often a year before [...]

Artisan Coin Productions brings some stylish designs to affordable territory with a range of one-gram silver coins

By |2023-12-04T15:37:26+00:00December 1st, 2023|Categories: Artisan Coins, Lunar Calendar, Gilded, Science, Silver, Chad|

Artisan Coin Productions brings some stylish designs to affordable territory with a range of one-gram silver coins With the increasing focus on higher end numismatics, it's easy to overlook potential problems arising from it. Even ignoring the economic woes affecting more and more people, and the subsequent shrinking of disposable income, it's hard to entice new [...]

Spectres stays in the ancient historical world, following Hannibal Barca with another Roman nemesis – Cleopatra

By |2023-11-15T17:04:20+00:00November 15th, 2023|Categories: History, Military, Silver, Chad, Spectres|

Spectres stays in the ancient historical world, following Hannibal Barca with another Roman nemesis - Cleopatra One of the most famous women in history, Cleopatra VII, the last Pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, was born in 69 BCE in Alexandria, the cultural and intellectual centre of the Hellenistic world. She belonged to the Ptolemaic dynasty, a Greek [...]

The Coin Village enters the numismatic world with a high-relief Zeus at Olympia, in three finishes

By |2023-11-08T23:53:43+00:00November 8th, 2023|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Gilded, Silver, Chad, The Gold Village|

The Coin Village enters the numismatic world with a high-relief Zeus at Olympia, in three finishes Ancient mythology, along with wildlife, is a hugely popular subject in numismatic circles, and a few producers in particular, like CIT, Mint XXI, and Mint of Poland, all bring their distinct styles to the genre. Joining them today is The [...]

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