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Italy celebrates 60 years of the ultra-iconic Fiat 500 city car with a new silver coin release

Italy celebrates 60 years of the ultra-iconic Fiat 500 city car with a new silver coin release Surprisingly given their ubiquitous nature, cars are a relative rarity on modern precious metal commemorative coins. Leave it up to Italy, the home of some of the worlds most famous […]

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 […]

Parisian producer, Art Mint debuts its beautiful Celestial Bodies range of silver coins

Parisian producer Art Mint debuts its beautiful Celestial Bodies range of silver coins We first saw images of this new series from Art Mint way back in Berlin in February. The three coin part gilded series was called Celestial Bodies and featured stylised representations of the sun […]

Austria continues its historical Maria Theresa silver coin series with Justice & Character

Austria continues its four-coin historical Maria Theresa silver coin series with Justice & Character A classic in the numismatic world, the Maria Theresa thaler (MTT) was first minted in 1741 and this silver bullion coin remained currency in the Austrian Empire until 1858. It continued to be […]

Royal Wedding anniversary celebrated by Ascension Island in huge style with a 70-ounce coin

Royal Wedding anniversary celebrated by Ascension Island in huge style with a 70-ounce coin An incredible feat for any couple but a staggeringly rare one for a sitting monarch, a platinum wedding anniversary marks seven decades of commitment. Queen Elizabeth II is one of the worlds longest-ever […]

The bottle-cap coin is back with the launch of an uber-iconic Coca-Cola design from Fiji

The bottle-cap coin is back with the launch of an uber-iconic Coca-Cola design from Fiji Last year, Coin Invest Trust released a highly unusual coin in the shape of a metal bottle-cap. Celebrating the Bavarian Purity Law enacted by Duke Wilhelm IV of Bavaria on 23rd April […]

Palau’s perennial Ounce of Luck coin is upgraded to high-relief with a new flagship design

Palau’s perennial Ounce of Luck coin is upgraded to high-relief with a new flagship design The four-leaf clover has been an icon of luck for ages, although nobody is sure how the superstition got started. With only around 1 clover in every 5,000 having four leaves instead […]

Year of the Dog update: the Superguide gets bigger and bigger

Year of the Dog update: the Superguide gets bigger and bigger Our comprehensive Superguide to the huge number of lunar coins released for the 2018 Year of the Dog continues on. Lots more updates including some impressive (and expensive) Canadian issues, along with more of the numerous […]

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, […]

Royal Mint four coin Landmarks of Britain silver bullion coin debuts its second, Tower Bridge

Royal Mint four coin Landmarks of Britain silver bullion coin debuts its second, Tower Bridge The Royal Mint debuted the first of a four-coin limited run silver bullion coin series last year called Landmarks of Britain. Based on a proof set released back in mid 2014, each […]