July, 2019

Murderous Moggies weekend: Korean Tiger series enjoys its second 1oz silver release with a roaring design

By |2019-07-19T01:11:27+01:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Bullion Round, Nature, Silver, KOMSCO, South Korea|

Murderous Moggies weekend: Korean Tiger series enjoys its second 1oz silver release with a roaring design One of the hottest bullion series around at the moment, KOMSCO's Chiwoo Cheonwang, and Zi:Sin series have been attracting collectors with their excellent designs and rare subjects. For us though, it's the Korean Tiger series that we like the most. Only two designs old in silver, the coins have exhibited artistry [...]

Germania is back and alongside Britannia for the first Allegories silver bullion release

By |2019-07-11T01:13:19+01:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Culture, History, Bullion Round, Silver, Germania Mint|

Germania is back and alongside Britannia for the first Allegories silver bullion release New to numismatics last year, the Germania Mint tapped into the long association between coins and national personifications with a new design rooted in the Teutonic world. The female figure has long been the go-to for national identity, right the way back to Athena for the biggest city-state in Greece, and countries today are [...]

May, 2019

Chiwoo Cheonwang bullion coin is back with a fourth delve into Korea’s legendary past

By |2019-05-15T20:36:38+01:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Bullion Round, Silver, KOMSCO, South Korea|

Chiwoo Cheonwang bullion coin is back with a fourth delve into Korea's legendary past We don't see much in the way of precious metal commemorative coins from Korea, so the appearance in 2016 of a new silver bullion medal called the Chiwoo Cheonwang Series created quite a bit of interest. Depicting a God of War from the regions ancient mythology, this pretty coin from the Korean Mint [...]

April, 2019

Perth Mint’s Bird of Paradise gold and silver bullion coin returns for 2019 with a new design

By |2019-04-04T15:58:18+01:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Bullion Round, Australia, Gold, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint's Bird of Paradise gold and silver bullion coin returns for 2019 with a new design One of our favourite limited run bullion coins of 2018, the Perth Mint's first Bird of Paradise coin joined a growing selection of nature-themed issues emanating from this Western Australian producer. We're big fans of this push to a more interesting, lower mintage increase in selection after many years of [...]

June, 2018

Last years hit Chiwoo Cheonwang silver bullion round launches in a half-ounce variant

By |2018-06-05T23:00:26+01:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: News Nuggets, History, Bullion Round, Silver, KOMSCO, South Korea|

Last years hit Chiwoo Cheonwang silver bullion round launches in a half-ounce variant 2018 CHIWOO CHEONWANG South Korea has been little known in the modern numismatic market, but that changed in 2016 when KOMSCO, the Korean Mint, launched the first Chiwoo Cheonwang silver bullion round. Another one-ounce addition was issued in 2017 and there's recently been a third design released. KOMSCO have now revisited the 2017 medal [...]

May, 2018

Perth Mint expands its bullion coin range with a new Bird of Paradise series in gold and silver

By |2018-04-30T21:26:14+01:00May 1st, 2018|Categories: Bullion Round, Australia, Gold, Nature, Silver, Perth Mint|

Perth Mint expands its bullion coin range with a new Bird of Paradise series in gold and silver After decades of issuing bullion coins in their Koala, Kookaburra and Lunar Animal ranges, the Perth Mint has considerably expanded its offerings over the last couple of years, with the rate of diversification seemingly gathering steam. A few of the new issues have captured collectors imaginations and shown impressive [...]

May, 2017

Pheli Mint debuts its first silver round series with Temptation of the Succubus

By |2017-05-30T00:27:07+01:00May 29th, 2017|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion Round, Pheli Mint|

Pheli Mint debuts its first silver round series with Temptation of the Succubus Fresh on the market from a new Canadian mint is the first in a new silver round series called Temptation of the Succubus. If the debut release is an indication of the quality moving forward, this will definitely be a series to keep an eye on. The Pheli Mint is the brainchild of two [...]