A COIN WITH BITE. TOKELAU RELEASES SHARK COIN WITH INSET FOSSIL TOOTH

By |2016-11-05T06:32:23+00:00March 13th, 2015|Categories: Nature, Inserts, Silver, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

Breaking into the numismatic market  back in 2008, Treasures of Oz have managed to make a great name for themself in the seven short years since. Noted first and foremost for their range of semi-numismatic silver Lunar coins with their many variants, they're also quite adept at trying new things such as filigree, ying-yang and unusual shapes. A particular [...]

MINI-GOLD VERSION OF TOKELAU KAKAHI TUNA SILVER BULLION COIN COMING SOON

By |2016-11-05T06:32:26+00:00February 24th, 2015|Categories: Gold, Nature, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

Last June, Perth-based coin producer Treasures of Oz, released an all new bullion coin issued for the Pacific island of Tokelau depicting the Kakahi Yellowfin Tuna. After some early quality problems that ultimately led to a change in finish, the coin has proven a good example of the breed and was recently followed on by a new, quite dynamic [...]

POLAR BEAR ADORNS FIRST ‘SNOWFLAKE BEAR’ SILVER FILIGREE COIN

By |2016-11-05T06:32:40+00:00December 15th, 2014|Categories: Coloured, Nature, Inserts, Silver, Treasures of Oz|

A new coin debut from Perth-based producer Treasures of Oz sees their first use of the window adorned with fine silver filigree outside of their lunar range, now in its fifth incarnation. When the Year of the Rabbit coin was released it was the first time that this process was used on a coin, even though it’s been [...]

MINTS RELEASE SILVER COINS TO CELEBRATE THE SEASON OF LOVE

By |2016-11-05T06:32:41+00:00December 8th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Australia, Silver, NZ Mint, Niue Island, Royal Australian Mint, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

There seems to be a small flood of coins celebrating love appearing at many mints recently, and below is a round-up of some of the more recent ones. All hail from the southern hemisphere; one from Australia, one from Niue, and three from Tokelau. These coins are aimed more at the gift market instead of the more hardcore [...]

TOKELAU 2015 SILVER BULLION COIN DUMPS TUNA FOR THE GREAT WHITE

By |2016-11-05T06:32:41+00:00December 7th, 2014|Categories: Bullion, Nature, Silver, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

Time for the next silver bullion coin to debut and Perth-based coin producer, Treasures of Oz have stepped up to the plate with the follow-on coin to last years Kakahi Yellowfin Tuna. This second coin in what we've seen suggested is a 12-coin series (uncorroborated), features the Great White Shark. This isn't the first Great White Shark silver [...]

CREATURES OF MYTH AND LEGEND FOR THE YEAR OF THE GOAT

By |2016-11-05T06:32:46+00:00November 16th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Gilded, Gold, Silver, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

Last year, the Perth-based coin producer Treasures of Oz released a pair of horse coin designs that, while not strictly lunar coins, were clearly influenced by the annual phenomenon. Called 'Creatures of Myth and Legend'  the lunar horse designs depicted Pegasus and the Unicorn, and were available in a range of different finishes. For 2015 the range has [...]

TOKELAU LUNAR GOAT RANGE EXPANDS AT TREASURES OF OZ

By |2016-11-05T06:33:01+00:00September 24th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Silver, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

The Goat or Sheep is truning into a popular wee beastie judging by the number of coins appearing, and Perth-based Treasures of Oz, have added three more coins to their varied and sometimes eclectic, range. Two of the coins are quite simple, being one-ounce silver with full reverse colouring. We like the choice of images, going more for [...]

TREASURES OF OZ EXPANDS FILIGREE AND YIN-YANG LUNAR RANGES

By |2016-11-05T06:33:02+00:00September 17th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Gilded, Silver, Fiji, Treasures of Oz|

Lunars are in full flight now and one of the most varied of producers, Perth-based Treasures of Oz, have brought two of their ranges up to date with the release of Year of the Goat versions. We'll have some more up from them later in the week, but for now we're concentrating on two of the most popular [...]

ITS HERE! FIRST MAJOR 2015 YEAR OF THE GOAT COINS ANNOUNCED

By |2016-11-05T06:33:20+00:00June 14th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Coloured, Gilded, Silver, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

Yes, I know what you're thinking. We're not half way through the Lunar Year of the Horse yet and we're getting goat coins, but the coin world doesn't hang around and there are advantages to being the first big player to enter the market, especially before the Perth Mint juggernaut kicks off in September like it does every year. [...]

A NEW BULLION COIN ARRIVES. THE TOKELAU LUNAR GOES MASS-MARKET.

By |2016-11-05T06:33:49+00:00January 29th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Silver, Treasures of Oz, Tokelau|

One of the nicest lunar coins at the sensible end of the market has been the Tokelau range of silver coins from Perth coin producers, Treasures of Oz. Despite spawning a couple of other variants, namely Pegasus and a Unicorn, it is to the original design we now return. Starting with the snake last year, the series' most populous coin [...]

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