William Wallace, the early hero of Scottish independence, is honored on a token from Ayrshire, which was believed to be his birthplace.
Britannia is returning to circulating coinage, on a 2015 coin that will be released later this year. The Royal Mint unveiled the £2 coin image on Feb. 27.
French paper money collectors might want to check out the 80 limited editions sets of the board game Monopoly containing genuine euro notes.
Coins are taking center stage in Indonesia as a symbol of disdain for Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
Japan's famous high-speed "bullet" trains are the subject of the first circulating 100-yen coins in Japan since 1976.
Silver and gold Swiss shooting taler medals are now available for the 2015 federal festival in Valais.
Sports and animals are prominent for the Mint of Finland's 2015 collector coin program.
The 2015 circulating commemorative €2 coin from Germany's annual Bundeslander series honors Hesse.
Nobel Prize-winning Irish poet William Butler Yeats is slated to appear on a Proof silver €15 coin in 2015.
The above images of the gold hoard found off the coast of Israel are by Hagai Nativ, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority.