Pop-culture coins remain as popular as ever in numismatic circles. Here’s a look at a small mix of recent issues from different mints.

By |2024-04-16T23:03:36+01:00April 16th, 2024|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Bullion, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, MDM, Niue Island, NZ Mint, PAMP, Samoa|

Pop-culture coins remain as popular as ever in numismatic circles. Here's a look at a small mix of recent issues from different mints. It's been a while since we did one of our pop-culture coin round-ups, mainly because we try to give things a break now and then for the sake of variety, and also because [...]

The brilliantly anarchic animated series Rick & Morty gets an equally brilliant coin from the Mint of Gdańsk

By |2024-04-11T17:20:29+01:00April 11th, 2024|Categories: Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Mint of Gdansk, Niue Island|

The brilliantly anarchic animated series Rick & Morty gets an equally brilliant coin from the Mint of Gdańsk Animation is a true art form, and comes in many forms. The most popular of those are the many modern incarnations in popular culture from around the world. Japanese Anime is a prime example, and so are the [...]

The Solar System bi-metal silver coin (2024 Precious Metal Collectors)

By |2024-04-09T18:24:02+01:00April 9th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Coloured, Copper, Nature, Science, Silver, Niue Island, Precious Metal Collectors|

Released today is the latest in Precious Metal Collector's range of hybrid silver/copper coins, and in a step away from fine art or Asian mythology, they're taking steps into the final frontier with our solar system. As one of PMC's bi-metal coins, it's a size far greater than the two ounces of silver would suggest, aided by [...]

Middle Earth Map 5oz silver coin (2024 New Zealand Mint)

By |2024-04-09T12:19:36+01:00April 9th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Art & Literature, Coloured, Silver, Niue Island, NZ Mint|

A giant of the literary and film worlds, irrespective of genre, J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ sequence has topped bestseller lists around the world for decades, They made the move to the big screen in 2003, with an epic trilogy helmed by Peter Jackson, which amassed 17 Oscars (including a staggeringly 11 out of 11 [...]

Gebo Rune silver bar (2024 Germania Mint)

By |2024-04-03T17:17:25+01:00April 3rd, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Culture, Bullion Round, Coloured, Silver, Germania Mint|

Germania Mint has released the eighth in its very popular 'Runes' range of one-ounce silver bars. Each of these carries a runic symbol from the early Northern European cultures, and this release is Gebo. It literally means 'gift', and is associated with trade, sacrifice, altruism, balance, and hospitality. Gebo is the seventh rune in the Elder Futhark [...]

MTB-PAMP moves away from the iconic Fender ‘Caster’ guitars to showcase Kurt Cobain’s instrument of choice – The Jaguar

By |2024-03-27T21:08:41+00:00March 27th, 2024|Categories: Art & Literature, Coloured, Silver, PAMP, Solomon Islands|

MTB-PAMP moves away from the iconic Fender 'Caster' guitars to showcase Kurt Cobain's instrument of choice - The Jaguar Fender are absolute legends in the musical world, famous for their popular range of guitars, used by some of the biggest names in music around the world. When you hear the name 'Fender', thoughts go to their [...]

Germania Mint launches the 2024 edition of its flagship Germania range, and expands its hit Runes and Goddesses series

By |2024-03-22T22:31:08+00:00March 22nd, 2024|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Bullion Round, Coloured, Gilded, Silver, Germania Mint|

Germania Mint launches the 2024 edition of its flagship Germania range, and expands its hit Runes and Goddesses series We've long been admirers of what Germania Mint has achieved with its unique approach to bullion. Instead of issuing for one or more countries, they created Germania, a historical province in the times of the Roman Empire, [...]

Myths and legends, both old and new, are the focus of new releases from the Mint of Poland

By |2024-03-15T20:09:20+00:00March 15th, 2024|Categories: Culture, History, Coloured, Silver, Mint of Poland, Niue Island|

Myths and legends, both old and new, are the focus of new releases from the Mint of Poland Just as we did a couple of days ago with the New Zealand Mint, here, we're playing a bit of catch-up with some of the Mint of Poland's latest releases, specifically, their more ambitious designs. This mint [...]

The New Zealand Mint expands its pop-culture ranges, and ventures outside that genre with cowboys and tarot

By |2024-03-13T19:18:24+00:00March 13th, 2024|Categories: Culture, History, Coloured, Movies & TV, Silver, Niue Island, NZ Mint|

The New Zealand Mint expands its pop-culture ranges, and ventures outside that genre with cowboys and tarot It's been a while since we did a good round-up of the New Zealand Mints coins, so here's a long overdue catch-up on a more varied selection than they've had of late, encompassing some more ambitious pop-culture coins, [...]

Scottsdale Mint has been busy with additions to their Marlin, Mermaid, and Alien bullion coin programs

By |2024-03-11T19:09:55+00:00March 11th, 2024|Categories: Coloured, Gold, Nature, Science, Ruthenium / Rhodium, Silver, Cayman Islands, Ghana, Samoa, Scottsdale Mint|

Scottsdale Mint has been busy with additions to their Marlin, Mermaid, and Alien bullion coin programs Prolific bullion coin producer, Scottsdale Mint, has a catalogue of different series that puts most of the competition to shame. Everything from religion, through science-fiction, to, most popularly, nature, has a presence in the range. There's gold and silver, some [...]

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