Le Grand Mint brings its esoteric sense of style to their debut selection of 2024 issues in bullion and proof ranges

By |2024-03-04T21:56:38+00:00March 4th, 2024|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Lunar Calendar, Gilded, Nature, Silver, Cameroon, Le Grand Mint, Liberia, Niue Island|

Le Grand Mint brings its esoteric sense of style to their debut selection of 2024 issues in bullion and proof ranges Over the last few years, German producer, Le Grand Mint, has built itself a reputation for some quite unusual designs, full of detail, and quite different to almost everyone else. The silhouette 'Evolution' nature series, [...]

Art Mint brings its crisp artistic style to a beautiful, traditional Chinese Dragon art coin in a choice of two finishes

By |2024-03-01T09:17:52+00:00March 1st, 2024|Categories: Culture, Art Mint, Lunar Calendar, Gilded, Silver, Niue Island|

Art Mint brings its crisp artistic style to a beautiful, traditional Chinese Dragon art coin in a choice of two finishes Just like the last time it came around in 2012, the Year of the Dragon in the Chinese Lunar Calendar has brought with it a notable uptick in the number of dragon themed coins [...]

Coin’s Today the Armadillo Lizard, and the Eternal Flame to its swelling range of stackable silver bullion

By |2024-02-29T12:52:54+00:00February 29th, 2024|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Silver, Coins Today KR|

Coin's Today the Armadillo Lizard, and the Eternal Flame to its swelling range of stackable silver bullion South Korean producer, Coin's Today, continues its accelerated release program for stackable silver bullion with the launch of another pair of designs. It's hard to keep up with them all, but it does mean that there's something in the [...]

Myths & Legends: Beowulf and Grendel gold and silver bullion coins (2024 The Royal Mint)

By |2024-02-20T10:47:35+00:00February 20th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Culture, Bullion, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Royal Mint's 'British Myths & Legends' series has been issued in waves of three designs, each trio featuring a particular tale from British history. The first trilogy was Robin Hood, and the second, King Arthur's Camelot. Now it's time for the latest story, and we're drawn back to Anglo-Saxon times for the epic tale, Beowulf. "Beowulf," [...]

Mint XXI’s Great Greek Mythology series adds Athena, Dionysus, and Hermes for its seventh tranche of releases

By |2024-02-19T09:26:49+00:00February 19th, 2024|Categories: Art & Literature, Culture, Gilded, Silver, Cameroon, MintXXI|

Mint XXI's Great Greek Mythology series adds Athena, Dionysus, and Hermes for its seventh tranche of releases There's one of each size in the three coins that make up the seventh release tranche in Mint XXI's epic 'Great Greek Mythology' series. A collection of 36 issues, in a mix of 1oz, 2oz, and 3oz sizes, [...]

Tudor Beast’s adds proof versions of the Tudor Dragon as its sixth release in a ten-coin program, with bullion to follow

By |2024-02-19T00:10:57+00:00February 19th, 2024|Categories: Culture, History, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Tudor Beast's adds proof versions of the Tudor Dragon as its sixth release in a ten-coin program, with bullion to follow The spiritual successor to the Royal Mint's 'Queen's Beasts' series, Tudor Beasts is back with a sixth entrant in this ten-coin series. Designed by David Lawrence, the series is a look at the heraldic history [...]

The Royal Mint and the United States Mint debut their collaborative range of bullion and proof coins

By |2024-02-08T00:12:39+00:00February 8th, 2024|Categories: Culture, Bullion, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom, United States, US Mint|

The Royal Mint and the United States Mint debut their collaborative range of bullion and proof coins Just a quick heads up that today is the day the Royal Mint/US Mint collaborative 'Britannia and Liberty' coin is released. We did a tease of it with information about a month ago, but the full specs are listed [...]

Spectres gives us the choice between a punch in the face or soaring high with their latest pair of shaped silver coins

By |2024-01-23T13:55:48+00:00January 22nd, 2024|Categories: Culture, Coloured, Inserts, Silver, Cameroon, Spectres|

Spectres gives us the choice between a punch in the face or soaring high with their latest pair of shaped silver coins Two new issues have launched today from Singaporean producer, Spectres, with wildly different themes, but utilising the same basic format. Both are antique-finished two-ounce silver coins, issued for Cameroon, shaped, high-relief, and with [...]

Pastel Circus: Balancing 2oz silver coin (2023 Lithuanian Mint)

By |2024-01-18T17:51:29+00:00January 18th, 2024|Categories: Quicklooks, Culture, Coloured, Silver, Lithuanian Mint, Niue Island|

Another work from the artist Laimutė Varkalaitė, responsible for the superb World of Cryptids range, Pastel Circus is just as quirky, perhaps even more so. This is a four-coin series, following different incarnations of the red-nosed clown, all of them hinting at a symbolic transformation into a bird. Like we said, quirky... This third issue is called [...]

The Royal Mint and the United States Mint tease a new collaborative coin design from their Chief Engravers

By |2024-01-09T17:10:50+00:00January 9th, 2024|Categories: Culture, History, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom, United States, US Mint|

The Royal Mint and the United States Mint tease a new collaborative coin design from their Chief Engravers A quick heads-up for some interesting news concerning a new collaborative effort between The Royal Mint, and the United States Mint that will develop as the year goes on. The last time this happened was back in September [...]

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