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The latest porcelain-embedded Royal Delft silver coin from Numiscollect is a lesson in Dutchness

The latest porcelain-embedded Royal Delft silver coin from Numiscollect is a lesson in Dutchness One of the more unusual series of coins on the market today, Numiscollects Royal Delft series celebrates the work of the famed Dutch earthenware producer. Famous for their blue on white look, this […]

Downies celebrates Captain Cooks first epic voyage with high relief silver three coin set

Downies celebrates Captain Cooks first epic voyage with high relief silver three coin set One of the worlds foremost explorers, Captain James Cook of the British Royal Navy is famed for making three epic voyages to the Pacific Ocean. Credited with the first recorded European contact with […]

CIT expand their banknote style coins to epic new sizes with a Waldseemuller map naming America

CIT expand their banknote style coins to epic new sizes with a Waldseemuller map naming America A relatively new concept in modern numismatics, ultra-thin banknote-style coins have grown in popularity since their debut last year.  Usually 150 x 70 mm in size and weighing around five grams, […]

The Perth Mints hit Gods of Olympus is back with thirteen new silver coins in a limited run

The Perth Mints hit Gods of Olympus is back with thirteen new silver coins in a limited run One of the biggest hits of 2014 and a coin that kicked off a the whole modern numismatic trend for antiqued, high-relief ancient mythology, Zeus was the first of […]

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The nocturnal world of animals investigated by the Cook Islands on Numiscollects latest

The nocturnal world of animals investigated by the Cook Islands on Numiscollects latest Another new series from Numiscollect heads back in the darkness with a look at the nocturnal world of the animal kingdom. A fascinating subject with plenty of material to choose from, this Dutch coin […]

Iconic Egyptian scarab symbolism celebrated on striking liimited box sets of silver coins from CIT

Iconic Egyptian scarab symbolism celebrated on striking liimited box sets of silver coins from CIT A surprise release at this months ANA show was a second set of Scarab coins from Coin Invest Trust. Following on from a debut set released at the World Money Fair in […]

Magnificent Life series heads into the undergrowth with the iconic Cobra snake

Magnificent Life series heads into the undergrowth with the iconic Cobra snake Along with Evolution of Life, Magnificent Life was a new series that debuted at the ANA show in 2015 and signalled that CIT were not going to be saving all the best stuff for the […]

2017 High Relief Scarab Beetle Sets Now Available!

Ancient Egyptian Scarabs are Here Hurry, only 499 sets minted!

Ancient Scarab History

In Ancient Egypt, scarabs were revered and adorned jewelry, seals, and other decorations. The scarab was a symbol of a heavenly cycle, as well as regeneration!

2017 Cook Islands Scarab Beetle Selection 3-Coin Set I High Relief 1 oz Silver Gilt Proof $5 Coin GEM Proof in its Original Government Packaging

3-Coin Sets

Coin Invest Trust (CIT) has brought the scarab to life in 3-coin sets using smartminting© technology. Each coin features a different beetle, along with a different finish. This release has an extremely limited mintage of only 499 sets!

Black Kingdom

Elegantly displays a gilded scarab on a black, mirrored proof finish.

Desert Heat

The entire surface has been gilded to represent the power of the flaming sun.

Red Dawn

Showcases a black rhodium-plated scarab on a rose-gold finish. A red SWAROVSKI© crystal represents the legend of Khepri, who holds the morning sun in place.

2017 Cook Islands Scarab Beetle Selection 3-Coin Set I High Relief 1 oz Silver Gilt Proof $5 Coin NGC PF70 UC Early Release

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Gods of the World series launches with a striking smartminted three-ounce Quetzalcoatl coin

Gods of the World series launches with a striking smartminted three-ounce Quetzalcoatl coin Without question one of the most popular themes in modern high-end numismatics, ancient myths and legends have spawned a plethora of coins with a quality that remains incredibly high almost across the board. Employing […]