Beethoven is 250 years old and Art Mint has him stare into your soul from its latest coin

By |2020-10-28T19:18:39+00:00October 28th, 2020|Categories: Art & Literature, Art Mint, People, Silver, Cameroon|

Beethoven is 250 years old and Art Mint has him stare into your soul from its latest coin We've seen just a few Beethoven coins this year. It is the great composers 250th birthday in 2020 and we expected to see quite a few more, but at least it isn't the sad situation we had in 2014 [...]

A stunning, intricate, high-relief ‘Nine Dragons’ coin brings Art Mint’s visual talent to the Far East

By |2020-10-23T14:36:40+01:00October 23rd, 2020|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Art Mint, Gilded, Silver, Niue Island|

A stunning, intricate, high-relief 'Nine Dragons' coin brings Art Mint's visual talent to the Far East Far East Asian history and culture has, despite the current unpopularity of the Chinese leadership, become a staple of the modern numismatic world. It's easy to see why. A rich and ancient culture filled with striking imagery and imaginative stories, there's [...]

The modern credit card is 70 years old. Celebrate by using your credit card to buy Art Mint’s new credit card coin!

By |2020-11-02T15:50:13+00:00October 22nd, 2020|Categories: Art Mint, Gilded, Politics & Finance, Science, Silver, Niue Island|

The modern credit card is 70 years old. Celebrate by using your credit card to buy Art Mint's new credit card coin! UPDATED. Love them or hate them (I'm guessing that split is about 10:90!), credit cards have become an indelible part of modern culture. Indeed, the rush away from cash continues unabated. The cards [...]

Mandala Art reaches new heights of relief and excellence with its Persian themed sixth annual issue

By |2020-03-11T13:31:47+00:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: Architecture, Culture, Art Mint, Coloured, Silver, Fiji|

Mandala Art reaches new heights of relief and excellence with its Persian themed sixth annual issue Art Mint's Mandala series first appeared back in 2015 with a beautiful interpretation of a Kalachakra Mandala, replete with a crystal centre. Since then, they've issued a single piece every year in this series, although there was also [...]

Notre Dames famous stained glass window is immortalised on Art Mint’s stunning new silver coin

By |2019-11-22T16:11:34+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Categories: Architecture, Art Mint, Coloured, Silver, Fiji|

Notre Dames famous stained glass window is immortalised on Art Mint's stunning new silver coin Very much in the news after the catastrophic fire earlier this year, the stunning architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been the inspiration for many works of art in countless different mediums. Numismatics have been no exception [...]

Think you’ve seen it all? Think again. Art Mint releases a silver, playable classical music CD coin

By |2019-10-08T19:01:34+01:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Art Mint, Inserts, Silver, Fiji|

Think you've seen it all? Think again. Art Mint releases a silver, playable classical music CD coin One thing that has characterised the modern collectable coin market has been the increased use of technology to enhance just what can be done. In most cases, that has led to levels of design and relief which [...]

Art Mint debuts its fifth Mandala silver coin with Gothic, possibly the series finest release yet

By |2019-03-18T11:13:39+00:00March 18th, 2019|Categories: Art Mint|

Art Mint debuts its fifth Mandala silver coin with Gothic, possibly the series finest release yet Launched early in 2015, Art Mint's beautiful new Kalachakra Mandala coin was a big hit, selling out in very quick order. It was something quite new, depicting the concentric, symmetrical patterns of the ancient meditative design [...]

Exclusive! Witness the cold hard gaze of the Gorgons stare with Art Mint’s beautiful new Medusa coin

By |2019-03-03T12:14:40+00:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Art Mint, Inserts, Silver, Cameroon|

Witness the cold hard gaze of the Gorgons stare with Art Mint's beautiful new Medusa coin One of the most distinctive figures in ancient mythology, the tragic figures of Medusa and the Gorgons have been the subject of countless pieces of art over the last couple of millenia, as well as appearing [...]

Burning rubber! Art Mint adds a tyre to a coin to celebrate 130 years of Dunlop’s invention

By |2019-01-17T16:27:25+00:00January 17th, 2019|Categories: Art Mint, Inserts, Science, Silver, Niue Island|

Burning rubber! Art Mint adds a tyre to a coin to celebrate 130 years of Dunlop's invention Producers of some pretty unique coins, Paris-based Art Mint have managed to pick up several awards for their innovative and beautifully struck issues over the last few years. They recently won the Peoples Choice Award [...]

Seize the coin. Carpe Diem is immortalised on Art Mint’s latest innovative silver coin

By |2018-12-14T20:19:56+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Art Mint, Inserts, Silver, Niue Island|

Seize the coin. Carpe Diem is immortalised on Art Mint's latest innovative silver coin "Carpe diem quam minimum credula postero". The full version of the famous latin phrase means"seize the day, trusting as little as possible in the future." Of course, there are multiple translations, but the general gist is encapsulated perfectly [...]

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