MDM pushes silver coin diameters with a reproduction of the 1630 World Map by the Dutch cartographer, Henricus Hondius II

By |2023-03-31T21:21:08+01:00March 31st, 2023|Categories: History, Science, Silver, MDM, Solomon Islands|

MDM pushes silver coin diameters with a reproduction of the 1630 World Map by the Dutch cartographer, Henricus Hondius II The art of cartography is everything that art should be. Endlessly fascinating, historically and scientifically important, maps are a rare glimpse into our past, holding extra beauty today in a world dominated by the brilliance of, [...]

Jules Verne, and his classic ‘Around the World in Eighty Days’, are brought to life in a multi-part silver coin

By |2023-02-10T21:17:47+00:00February 10th, 2023|Categories: Art & Literature, Gilded, Silver, Djibouti, MDM|

Jules Verne, and his classic 'Around the World in Eighty Days', are brought to life in a multi-part silver coin Not the first time that Jules Verne's beloved classic, Around the World in 80 Days, has appeared on a modern coin, but certainly one of the most innovative and ambitious, MDM's latest showcases both the author, [...]

WMF ’23: MDM extend their Harry Potter range with another ambitious multi-layered Quidditch silver kilo coin

By |2023-02-06T19:14:29+00:00February 6th, 2023|Categories: Movies & TV, Silver, MDM, Samoa|

WMF '23: MDM extend their Harry Potter range with another ambitious multi-layered Quidditch silver kilo coin Despite a relative lack of recent activity, and the lacklustre showing of the offshoot 'Fantastic Beast's' movie series, Harry Potter remains a giant of a franchise, with more activity for future releases in the works. It still remains a big franchise [...]

After a trip to the Vikings for 2022, MDM’s shaped helmet coin range returns to Greece with the warriors of Troy

By |2022-12-07T23:21:00+00:00December 7th, 2022|Categories: History, Coloured, Military, Silver, MDM, Solomon Islands|

After a trip to the Vikings for 2022, MDM's shaped helmet coin range returns to Greece with the warriors of Troy The subject of countless books, movies and other media, the Trojan War, despite the relative lack of evidence for its details, has entered popular culture as a pivotal event in the ancient world. Said by later [...]

Sport is a popular subject in the coin world, but cricket and darts aren’t. MDM rectifies that with unique new offerings in silver

By |2022-11-28T13:34:48+00:00November 28th, 2022|Categories: Coloured, Barbados, Sport, Silver, MDM, Samoa|

Sport is a popular subject in the coin world, but cricket and darts aren't. MDM rectifies that with unique new offerings in silver Football, baseball, athletics, and even winter sports are all popular subjects for the collectible coin market. As they're popular in the real world, it's hardly surprising that they'd be good numismatic representation. Most [...]

House of the Dragon silver coin note (2022 MDM Wholesale)

By |2022-10-21T01:37:45+01:00October 21st, 2022|Categories: Quicklooks, Banknote / Foil, Movies & TV, Silver, MDM|

Those of you enjoying the new HBO Game of Thrones prequel series, 'House of the Dragon' will no doubt wonder where all the coins are. Well, wonder no more, because talented German producer, MDM, have issued a new three-gram silver coin note for the show. Joining a series that spans most of the big fantasy epics, namely Lord [...]

Caribbean Sealife – Barbados Octopus gold and silver bullion coin (2022 APMEX)

By |2022-09-15T14:06:01+01:00September 15th, 2022|Categories: Quicklooks, APMEX, Nature, Gold, Barbados, Silver, MDM|

APMEX has debuted the latest in its Caribbean range of silver and gold bullion coins, this time featuring an octopus. 'Caribbean Silver' is an unusual series, consisting of several subseries, each themed around a single animal. The Seahorse was the first, now on its fifth annual release, and it was followed by the Brown Pelican, national bird of [...]

Lunar Dragon Egg (2024 MDM Wholesale)

By |2022-09-02T15:42:11+01:00September 2nd, 2022|Categories: Quicklooks, Culture, Lunar Calendar, Silver, Djibouti, MDM|

We've repeatedly commented on the ever earlier launch of lunar coins, often appearing up to a year before the actual change date, but the Year of the Dragon seems to exacerbate that even further. Probably the most popular of the lunar animals, it next comes around in early 2024 - yes, that's right, 2024 - but we've already [...]

MDM’s Double Silver Giant dinosaur coin series is back with a third release, and it’s the legendary wielder of the thagomizer, Stegosaurus

By |2022-08-16T22:42:32+01:00August 16th, 2022|Categories: Copper, Nature, Silver, MDM, Vanuatu|

MDM's Double Silver Giant dinosaur coin series is back with a third release, and it's the legendary wielder of the thagomizer, Stegosaurus Similar in concept to Precious Metal Collector's 'Bi-Metal Max' coins, MDM's 'Double Silver Giant' series takes a silver skin and places it on a far larger copper core. This allows for vastly larger coins [...]

How smart is your coin? Bet it isn’t as smart as MDM’s dimensional ‘The Brain’ coin from Samoa.

By |2022-05-12T00:08:17+01:00May 11th, 2022|Categories: Nature, Silver, MDM, Samoa|

How smart is your coin? Bet it isn't as smart as MDM's dimensional 'The Brain' coin from Samoa. The last few years have seen an impressive uptick, not just in numbers, but also in the complexity of fully dimensional coins. I think the first truly breakout design was the Mint of Poland's pretty Fortuna Redux coin, [...]

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