One of the coins marks the 250th anniversary of the Ajuda Botanical Garden, and the other the 250th anniversary of the nation’s official printing works.
Dragons as a design element on Chinese coins are nothing rare, but a very rare example of an early Dragon dollar from China is an exception.
A ringed-bimetallic €2 coin, featuring sculptor François-Joseph Bosio, who created works for Napoleon Bonaparte is available in a Proof version.
South Africa’s famous leader Nelson Mandela is being honored with a series of circulating money. As part of that program, the South African Reserve Bank is releasing a circulating commemorative 5-rand coin.
A 2018 .900 fine silver €10 coin from Slovakia celebrates the 200th anniversary of the first successful steam travel on the Danube.
To mark the 175th anniversary of Hungary’s “second national anthem,” the Szózat (in English, “Appeal” or “Summons”), Hungary has issued a pair of new coins. The coins were issued to coincide with the May 10 anniversary of the anthem’s premiere.
A new coin from Downies simulating the dark character of nocturnal animals in Australia showcases the bizarre duck-billed platypus.