Scottsdale Mint’s unique ‘hewn-edged’ bullion coin series returns with the third in the Terracotta Army 5oz series

By |2020-11-11T12:27:31+00:00November 11th, 2020|Categories: Bullion, History, Silver, Fiji, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mint's unique 'hewn-edged' bullion coin series returns with the third in the Terracotta Army 5oz series Finally, after us thinking we weren't going to get our annual fix of Scottsdale's 'hewn-edged' bullion coins, the third in their 'Terracotta Army' series lands on planet numismatic. These quite unique looking coins alternate between the ancient Chinese and the [...]

Mandala Art reaches new heights of relief and excellence with its Persian themed sixth annual issue

By |2020-03-11T13:31:47+00:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: Architecture, Culture, Art Mint, Coloured, Silver, Fiji|

Mandala Art reaches new heights of relief and excellence with its Persian themed sixth annual issue Art Mint's Mandala series first appeared back in 2015 with a beautiful interpretation of a Kalachakra Mandala, replete with a crystal centre. Since then, they've issued a single piece every year in this series, although there was also [...]

Scottsdale’s chunky Terracotta Army 5oz bullion coin puts in a late appearance in reduced mintage form

By |2020-01-08T15:12:57+00:00January 8th, 2020|Categories: Bullion, History, Silver, Fiji, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale's chunky Terracotta Army 5oz bullion coin puts in a late appearance in reduced mintage form Originally an Egyptian-themed set of releases, Scottsdale Mints hewn-edged five-ounce silver bullion coins were a refreshingly new idea that expanded to incorporate smaller versions and even a variant in gold. In October 2018, Scottsdale opened up the format [...]

Notre Dames famous stained glass window is immortalised on Art Mint’s stunning new silver coin

By |2019-11-22T16:11:34+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Categories: Architecture, Art Mint, Coloured, Silver, Fiji|

Notre Dames famous stained glass window is immortalised on Art Mint's stunning new silver coin Very much in the news after the catastrophic fire earlier this year, the stunning architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been the inspiration for many works of art in countless different mediums. Numismatics have been no exception [...]

Coca-Cola bottlecap coins are back, and they’ve brought some other flavours with them

By |2019-10-21T14:00:37+01:00October 21st, 2019|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Silver, Fiji, SA Partners|

Coca-Cola bottlecap coins are back, and they've brought some other flavours with them It was CIT Coin Invest that first debuted the idea of a coin struck to replicate a bottlecap. Issued to celebrate the anniversary of the Bavarian Purity Law that makes German beer so good, it was a novel item, but [...]

The Harry Potter wizarding universe comes to precious metal numismatics with eight new coins

By |2019-10-16T16:23:01+01:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Fiji, SA Partners|

The Harry Potter wizarding universe comes to precious metal numismatics with eight new coins One of the most popular literary and movie characters of all time, J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series has enthralled fantasy fans for the last couple of decades since its first British publication in 1997. Spanning seven novels that were serialised [...]

Think you’ve seen it all? Think again. Art Mint releases a silver, playable classical music CD coin

By |2019-10-08T19:01:34+01:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Art Mint, Inserts, Silver, Fiji|

Think you've seen it all? Think again. Art Mint releases a silver, playable classical music CD coin One thing that has characterised the modern collectable coin market has been the increased use of technology to enhance just what can be done. In most cases, that has led to levels of design and relief which [...]

Ancient Stonehenge circle is the star of the first ultra high relief silver Monuments by Moonlight coin

By |2019-06-29T00:30:58+01:00June 28th, 2019|Categories: Architecture, History, Silver, Commonwealth Mint, Fiji|

Ancient Stonehenge circle is the star of the first ultra high relief silver Monuments by Moonlight coin One of the world's most enigmatic and ancient monuments, Stonehenge has a surprisingly limited presence in the modern coin world. Now the Commonwealth Mint has chosen it to launch their new Monuments by Moonlight proof [...]

The Scottsdale bullion tsunami continues with the first in their new Samurai Archives silver series

By |2018-12-13T11:38:19+00:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, History, Coloured, Silver, Fiji, Scottsdale Mint|

The Scottsdale bullion tsunami continues with the first in their new Samurai Archives silver series Every time we think Scottsdale are winding down for the holidays they surprise us with another bullion coin release. To say they've issued an impressive selection of offerings throughout 2018 would be an understatement. From low mintage [...]

Coca Cola kicks off 2019 with a limited run one-ounce silver bullion coin featuring Santa

By |2018-12-06T09:27:47+00:00December 6th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Silver, Fiji, Scottsdale Mint|

Coca Cola kicks off 2019 with a limited run one-ounce silver bullion coin featuring Santa Scottsdale have surprised yet again with another all-new 1oz silver bullion coin. After a stellar year in which they've released lots of interesting and well-realised bullion, they've gone the licenced route this time out with a Coca-Cola [...]

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