Smash hit Great Engravers coin series returns with William Wyons stunning Three Graces design

By |2021-02-24T17:13:58+00:00February 23rd, 2021|Categories: Art & Literature, History, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Smash hit Great Engravers coin series returns with William Wyons stunning Three Graces design: UPDATE A massive hit for the Royal Mint in 2019, 'Great Engravers' is a premium range of coins celebrating the work of the earlier Royal Mint master engravers. The debut coin was a gorgeous bringing to life of William Wyon's 'Una [...]

The Royal Mint’s iconic Una & the Lion coin makes the leap to bullion with the first ‘Great Engravers’ bars

By |2021-02-22T00:20:43+00:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: Culture, History, Bullion Round, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint|

The Royal Mint's iconic Una & the Lion coin makes the leap to bullion with the first 'Great Engravers' bars William Wyon's gorgeous 1839 work 'Una & the Lion' has long been a classic of the numismatic world. Unique at the time for depicting a reigning monarch, in this case Queen Victoria, as a fictional character, [...]

‘Icons of Innovation’ bullion coin series from APMEX launches with the ‘father of modern science’, Galileo

By |2021-02-17T23:05:39+00:00February 17th, 2021|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion, Gold, Silver, Tokelau|

'Icons of Innovation' bullion coin series from APMEX launches with the 'father of modern science', Galileo It isn't just the fictional world of H.P. Lovecraft thats getting the bullion coin treatment at APMEX as the US-based mega-'dealer has also launched a very pretty new coin series based firmly in reality. 'Icons of Inspiration' will look at [...]

Royal Australian Mint launches a beautiful new ‘Coat of Arms’ bullion coin series in gold and silver

By |2021-02-16T18:45:26+00:00February 16th, 2021|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Australia, Gold, Silver, Royal Australian Mint|

Royal Australian Mint launches a beautiful new 'Coat of Arms' bullion coin series in gold and silver The Royal Australian Mint is really starting to flex its muscles in the bullion coin market, after a few years of growing their presence with a succession of impressive designs. Their Lunar Range, Great White Shark, Dolphin Series, and [...]

The Mr. Men celebrate 50 years with a new three-design coin range from the Royal Mint

By |2021-02-16T00:57:16+00:00February 16th, 2021|Categories: Art & Literature, Coloured, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Mr. Men celebrate 50 years with a new three-design coin range from the Royal Mint Over 28 countries, the Mr. Men series of childrens books has sold over 100 million books since the first was published in 1971. Mr. Men expanded to Little Miss in 1981, and writing honours passed to creator Roger Hargreaves son, [...]

APMEX tiptoes through the dark imagination of H.P. Lovecraft with its first Cthulhu bullion coin release

By |2021-02-15T08:11:15+00:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Art & Literature, Bullion, Gold, Silver, Tokelau|

APMEX tiptoes through the dark imagination of H.P. Lovecraft with its first Cthulhu bullion coin release The tortured mind of Howard Phillips Lovecraft brought forth one of the most vivid and unusual fictional universes in the history of literature. The Cthulhu Mythos spans billions of years and is populated by creatures of almost unimaginable size [...]

ROYAL MINT TO SELL ULTRA RARE HENRY VII SOVEREIGN

By |2021-02-04T11:56:40+00:00February 4th, 2021|Categories: Quicklooks, History, Gold, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Seems like the Royal Mint is pushing into historic coins and they've certainly gone in with style. A half-millennia old Sovereign of Henry VII with a opening bid of £950,000 is a sign of intent. An absolutely gorgeous coin, of course, we've often wondered why the mint doesn't tap more into this genre for new releases, like the [...]

DEADLY & DANGEROUS STINGRAY (2021 PERTH MINT)

By |2021-02-01T23:19:16+00:00February 1st, 2021|Categories: Quicklooks, Coloured, Gold, Nature, Silver, Downies, Perth Mint, Tuvalu|

Once one of the hottest series in the coin world, driven by the phenomenal success of the debut Red-back Spider coin, Deadly & Dangerous is still going strong after 15 years. It isn't slowing down, with this week seeing the 16th coin in the series making an appearance. A one-ounce, proof with colour series issued for Tuvalu, each [...]

Innovative Australian Shipwrecks bullion series wraps up with the tragic tale of the Zeewijk

By |2021-01-27T12:15:03+00:00January 27th, 2021|Categories: Bullion, History, Australia, Gold, Silver, Royal Australian Mint|

Innovative Australian Shipwrecks bullion series wraps up with the tragic tale of the Zeewijk We're sad to say that the Royal Australian Mint's very neat 'Australian Shipwrecks' series has wrapped up with its fourth and final release. The first triangular bullion coins we've seen to date, each coin tells the story of one of the many [...]

MUSIC LEGENDS – DAVID BOWIE BULLION (2021 ROYAL MINT)

By |2021-01-27T12:17:21+00:00January 27th, 2021|Categories: Quicklooks, Art & Literature, Bullion, Gold, People, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The recent release of the third of the Royal Mint's Music Legends coins, this time starring the legendary David Bowie, helped cement the series as one of the more popular coin ranges of 2020. Following Queen and Elton John, the Bowie coin had a great design and seems to have sold very well. Both of the earlier [...]

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