A new silver bullion coin celebrates a ruler in a galaxy “far, far away...” — the Galactic Empire of Star Wars fame. The 1-ounce .999 fine silver $2 coin struck by the New Zealand Mint for Niue celebrates the movie villain Darth Vader.
The Royal Canadian Mint has issued a new silver bullion coin celebrating the grey wolf. The 2017 Howling Wolf $2 coin contains three-fourths of an ounce of silver and is the third issue in a series of this size silver bullion coin celebrating the wolf. The series began in 2015.
Platinum hasn’t been trading higher than gold in nearly three years, and there’s no indication that it will bounce back anytime soon, a market analyst reports.
Collectors of historic checks and autographs of famous people can combine their love of both collecting fields with a single collectible. An upcoming online sale by RR Auctions is offering checks signed by three of The Beatles, Ty Cobb, and Charles Dickens, among others.
The August Coin World Monthly edition, which mailed July 24, will also profile several artists behind many of America’s most beautiful paper money designs.
The Pobjoy Mint’s colorful titanium animal coin series continues with a new coin for the crabeater seal. This £2 coin is issued on behalf of the British Antarctic Territory and features a mother seal and her pup resting on the pack ice while the father leaves to hunt.
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The Marvel film Spider-Man: Homecoming is set to be one of 2017’s biggest movies. ModernCoinMart and GovMint.com have partnered with former United States Mint Chief Engraver John Mercanti to celebrate the movie with three new precious metal collector coins.
Artist looks at fantasy bridges on euro notes and decides to make them real. They’re now standing in a roll in a suburb of Rotterdam.
The U.S. Secret Service foiled four counterfeiting schemes since April according to press releases sent out by the agency. The incidents varied in both sophistication and complexity.
The rise of Jose Victoriano Huerta Ortega to the presidency of Mexico during the Mexican Revolution led to the creation of a fantastic numismatic rarity. A pattern for the MUERA HUERTA peso, even rarer than the coin it presaged, is crossing the auction block in Denver.
Collectors and dealers will have multiple ways to buy the 10-coin 2017-S 225th Anniversary Enhanced Uncirculated Coin set when it goes on sale Aug. 1. Those in Denver for the year’s biggest coin convention will find the set available at two locations, though sales will begin at different times.
Along with the buyer’s fee, sellers at auction are charged a commission. Auction house presale estimates usually do not include buyer’s fees, while reported prices realized typically do include the buyer’s premium.