LPM launches a new Street Fighter bullion coin series with an attractive Ryu debut release

By |2021-11-22T09:46:51+00:00November 22nd, 2021|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Coloured, Movies & TV, Gold, Silver, LPM HK, Tuvalu|

LPM launches a new Street Fighter bullion coin series with an attractive Ryu debut release We've already remarked about the big uptick in coins celebrating the videogame world, and that doesn't seem like abating anytime soon. Latest to appear in the numismatic arcades is the next in LPM's Street Fighter homage, following their Mini-Figure coins, and [...]

The Perth Mint expands its uber-cool The Simpsons bullion coin range with ‘Marge & Maggie’

By |2021-11-16T06:55:45+00:00November 16th, 2021|Categories: Bullion, Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

The Perth Mint expands its uber-cool The Simpsons bullion coin range with 'Marge & Maggie' If you don't know 'The Simpsons', (where have you been..?) they're animated, hugely popular, even after 33 seasons, and one of the big franchises at the Perth Mint. There've been many proof coins, mostly unadventurous in design, but also a [...]

It’s movie and TV coin time with our early November round-up of the new releases

By |2021-11-09T15:23:33+00:00November 9th, 2021|Categories: Banknote / Foil, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Niue Island, NZ Mint, Perth Mint, The Coin Company, Tuvalu|

It's movie and TV coin time with our early November round-up of the new releases Our fifth round-up of movie and TV coins has a couple of surprises, but is generally more of the same. In general, it's more Chibi, more shaped coins, and more 007, so our decision to round these coins up rather than [...]

CHRISTMAS WONDERLAND (2021 Perth Mint)

By |2021-10-20T17:46:58+01:00October 20th, 2021|Categories: Quicklooks, Culture, Gilded, Inserts, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

One of the Perth Mint's wackier ranges, the loose mix of antiqued coins with unusual centres has been in production since they released a very pretty Alice in Wonderland coin with a small clock in the middle, back in 2015. Over the years we've seen a compass, thermometer, even an abacus inset into coins, which might sound [...]

Movie and TV coins for mid October – Potter, Batman, 007, Green Lantern, and a good doggie

By |2021-10-15T17:16:20+01:00October 15th, 2021|Categories: Banknote / Foil, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Niue Island, NZ Mint, Perth Mint, The Coin Company, Tuvalu|

Movie and TV coins for mid October - Potter, Batman, 007, Green Lantern, and a good doggie Regular media licenced coin roundup number four, we'll continue to do these as while they're quite time-consuming to put together, they are quicker than individual articles would be. Besides, the genre as a whole is quite repetitive, so it [...]

The Perth Mint expands its eclectic range of coins sporting unusual centres with an hourglass issue

By |2021-10-05T18:26:01+01:00October 5th, 2021|Categories: Gilded, Inserts, Science, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

The Perth Mint expands its eclectic range of coins sporting unusual centres with an hourglass issue We haven't covered Perth Mint issues as much as we should, mainly because they've leaned heavily into numismatic versions of their iconic bullion coins and there's only so much you can write about those. However, we've missed a few goodies, [...]

Movie, TV and Popular Culture coin roundup for early September – Batman, Monsters Inc, and head bangers

By |2021-09-21T17:23:06+01:00September 21st, 2021|Categories: Banknote / Foil, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Niue Island, NZ Mint, Perth Mint, The Coin Company, Tuvalu|

Movie, TV and Popular Culture coin roundup for early September - Batman, Monsters Inc, and head bangers This is our third, roughly fortnightly round-up of coins in the popular culture genre. This has turned out to be an excellent way to corral the ever-increasing number of such coins, which are popular, so worthy of coverage, but time [...]

Another round up of the latest in movie and television coins – The Minions are Back, as is Star Wars, Harry Potter and more

By |2021-08-17T19:47:55+01:00August 17th, 2021|Categories: Banknote / Foil, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Niue Island, NZ Mint, Perth Mint, The Coin Company, Tuvalu|

Another round up of the latest in movie and television coins - The Minions are Back, as is Star Wars, Harry Potter and more We published a roundup of popular culture coins last month and it looks to be a decent way to cover many of the ever increasing coins in this genre without cutting down [...]

The Perth Mints wildlife silver bullion coin series ‘Quokka’ debuts its second annual design

By |2021-08-06T15:44:46+01:00August 6th, 2021|Categories: Bullion, Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

The Perth Mints wildlife silver bullion coin series 'Quokka' debuts its second annual design Another of the Perth Mint's myriad selection of wildlife and nature bullion coin series, 'Quokka' debuted last year. and today sees the second release arrive for pre-order.The Quokka is a small cat-sized marsupial beloved by tourists for its playful looks. As [...]

The whole dysfunctional family turns up for the Perth Mint’s latest Simpsons silver bullion coin

By |2021-08-05T12:19:25+01:00August 5th, 2021|Categories: Bullion, Movies & TV, Silver, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

The whole dysfunctional family turns up for the Perth Mint’s latest Simpsons silver bullion coin Probably the biggest and most popular animated show in television history, The Simpsons has broken multiple records over its 20 year run. The creation of Matt Groening, the show went from the humble beginnings of a small sketch on the [...]

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