Gibraltar rejoins the Scottsdale Mint’s bullion portfolio with its four-variant Perseus and Medusa’s Head by Cellini

By |2021-11-19T12:07:10+00:00November 19th, 2021|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion, Gold, Silver, Gibraltar, Scottsdale Mint|

Gibraltar rejoins the Scottsdale Mint's bullion portfolio with its four-variant Perseus and Medusa's Head by Cellini Back with another bullion coin, just a week or so after the launch of its latest Eastern Caribbean 8 issue, is the Scottsdale Mint with a new one for Gibraltar. A prolific producer, Scottsdale has a mix of solo and series [...]

MDM Week (4/5): A homage to the world’s major bullion coin icons, all merged into a kilo silver cube

By |2021-10-07T23:56:34+01:00October 7th, 2021|Categories: Culture, Politics & Finance, Silver, Gibraltar, MDM|

MDM Week: A homage to the world's major bullion coin icons, all merged into a kilo silver cube An unusual piece for todays catch-up of MDM releases, this is one of the producers many dabbles into the geometric dimensional coin genre - those coins that keep a basic geometric shape (cube, bar, pyramid, sphere, etc.), but [...]

The Rolling Stones get their own coins including a coloured silver that wasn’t painted black…

By |2021-03-12T14:07:44+00:00March 11th, 2021|Categories: Coloured, Gold, Silver, Crown Mint, Gibraltar|

The Rolling Stones get their own coins including a coloured silver that wasn't painted black... Bands don't get much bigger than the Rolling Stones, so even in a coin world filled with David Bowie, Elton John and Queen, collectors will sit up and take notice. While those three emanated from the depths of the Royal [...]

Pobjoy and Gibraltar remembers Victory in Europe Day with a fifty pence coin trio

By |2020-05-08T02:14:22+01:00April 29th, 2020|Categories: Event, History, Coloured, Military, Silver, Gibraltar, Pobjoy Mint|

Pobjoy and Gibraltar remembers Victory in Europe Day with a fifty pence coin trio After several years of a numismatic commemoration for the centennial events of the First World War, we're now firmly within the realms of the 75th anniversary memorials for the Second. An even bigger swathe of destruction swept around [...]

Pobjoy revisit the Penny Black stamp for the postal trailblazers 180th anniversary

By |2019-12-06T23:33:41+00:00December 6th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Ruthenium / Rhodium, Silver, Gibraltar, Pobjoy Mint|

Pobjoy revisit the Penny Black stamp for the postal trailblazers 180th anniversary Along with the Royal Mint, the British Pobjoy Mint are prolific issuers of the United Kingdoms's seven-sided 50 pence coin. There has been a plethora of different designs this year, with Pobjoy's eclectic mix of nature coins, and the Royal Mint seemingly [...]

The greatest seaborne assault in history was 75 years ago today. A look at the coins issued to mark it.

By |2019-06-07T07:42:05+01:00June 6th, 2019|Categories: History, Coloured, Military, Gilded, Gold, Silver, Canada, France, Gibraltar, Niue Island, Tanzania, United Kingdom|

The greatest seaborne assault in history was 75 years ago today. A look at the coins issued to mark it. Codenamed Operation Neptune, the largest seaborne invasion in history and the start of Operation Overlord took place on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 when a huge Allied force began the liberation of German-occupied [...]

Gibraltar adds three bullion versions to its Royal Arms of England range

By |2018-10-24T21:16:51+01:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Bullion, History, News Nuggets, Gold, Gibraltar, Scottsdale Mint|

Gibraltar adds three bullion versions to its Royal Arms of England range An new annual series that launched earlier this year, Scottsdale Mints 'The Royal Arms of England' is to be a look at the heraldic history of the worlds most popular monarchy. More traditional in [...]

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

By |2018-07-24T15:14:49+01:00July 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 [...]

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