• 2022 Poland Olympic coins
    Feb 19, 2022, 09:30 AM

    Poland issues two coins for 2022 Olympics

    Poland's past Olympics teams' success is honored and the nation's involvement in the latest games is marked with 2022 gold and silver issues for the XXIV Olympic Winter Games.

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    Feb 14, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Stolen design claim leads to new design contest for Croatian euro

    Controversy continues to cast a shadow on Croatia’s adoption of the euro currency, with the latest kerfuffle involving allegations of a stolen coin design, requiring a second design contest.

  • 2022 South Georgia and Sandwich Islands ship 50-penny
    Feb 10, 2022, 08:33 AM

    Pobjoy Mint marks ship visit to island on 50-penny coin

    The SMS Moltke of the German Imperial Navy is the subject of a 2022 50-penny coin in Pobjoy Mint's series for South Georgia and the Sandwich Islands featuring historical ships related to the islands.

  • 2022 Proof silver $20 Underground Railroad
    Feb 7, 2022, 11:00 AM

    Underground Railroad is subject of new Royal Canadian Mint coin

    The RCM's theme for the 2022 Proof .9999 fine silver $20 issue just released in its ongoing Commemorating Black History series is the Underground Railroad, in a design by Toronto artist Kwame Delfish.

  • 2022 UK Henry VII coin
    Feb 5, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Royal Mint reuses historic portraits of monarchs

    The Royal Mint begins a five-year multicoin program in honor of historic British monarchs with 2022 Proof gold and silver coins celebrating Henry VII, using a remastered image from his coinage.

  • 2-euro coin for France with Jacques Chirac
    Feb 3, 2022, 16:00 PM

    France unveils €2 coin honoring late President Jacques Chirac

    Two-term French president Jacques Chirac is honored with a circulating commemorative 2022 €2 coin from France, also available in Proof and Brilliant Uncirculated versions.

  • 2022 Sierra Leone antelope silver coin
    Feb 3, 2022, 10:37 AM

    Antelope featured in Pobjoy Wild 5 series

    The third release in a planned five-issue series produced by Pobjoy Mint for Sierra Leone spotlights the antelope, with a copper-nickel dollar coin and Proof High Relief .999 fine silver $20 coin.

  • Henry III gold penny from 1200s
    Jan 31, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Jan. 31, 2022: Found treasure coin exciting

    All of us imagine finding buried treasure in the form of a rare coin or hoard of coins. Some achieve that dream. A metal detectorist in the UK whose find excited historians now reaps the windfall.

  • Henry III gold penny from 1200s
    Jan 28, 2022, 09:30 AM

    Spink auctions rare gold penny in London sale

    A gold penny issued for Henry III in the 13th century was discovered by a metal detectorist in the UK in September 2021 and sold well above estimate in a Spink sale in London for £648,000.

  • Kazakhstan coin flown in space
    Jan 27, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Kazakh cosmonaut took coin on space mission

    A Kazakh-born cosmonaut carried a 2014 copper-nickel 50-tenge coin on a 2015 space mission and that coin is now in a Kazakhstan museum for exhibit, thanks to a collector's intervention.

  • British Virgin Islands Astrea coin
    Jan 25, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Tribute to warship offered as next coin in Pobjoy series

    A 32-gun frigate of the British Royal Navy that served in the American War of Independence and the Napoleonic Wars now appears on a dollar coin in a Ship series from Pobjoy Mint.

  • Barbados meteorite coin
    Jan 23, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Barbados issues ‘Blue Marble’ $5 coin with meteorite

    A 2022 3-ounce silver coin issued by Barbados includes an imbedded genuine chondrite meteorite and is uniquely shaped to offer great appeal, with a limited mintage of only 999 pieces.

  • 2022 Canada gold $100 Alexander Graham Bell coin
    Jan 21, 2022, 09:30 AM

    Canada issues gold $100 coin marking Alexander Graham Bell centennial

    The Royal Canadian Mint offers a Proof 2022 .999 fine gold $100 coin to mark the centennial of the passing of inventor Alexander Graham Bell, who resided in Canada for many years.

  • 2-euro coin for 2022
    Jan 16, 2022, 12:00 PM

    Euro nations unveil designs for 2022 €2

    A joint circulating commemorative €2 coin program marking the 35th anniversary of the Erasmus Program is set for release July 1, with 19 nations each issuing their version of the commemorative coin.

  • Silver medal from 1642
    Jan 16, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Large silver medal for 17th century Polish king in February auction

    A large, rare silver medal commemorating Poland’s King Wladyslaw IV Vasa and his visit to Danzig in 1642 will be offered in the Numismatic Auctions LLC sale in February.

  • 2021 British Virgin Island Pearl Black two-ounce
    Jan 15, 2022, 08:00 AM

    Pobjoy Mint honors Morgan dollar, again

    Pobjoy Mint adds a Pearl Black finish Proof 2-ounce silver $20 coin for the British Virgin Islands to its several 2021 coins marking the centennial of the U.S. 1921 Morgan dollar-Peace dollar transition.

  • 2021-poland-silver-10-zloty-covid-coin-online
    Jan 10, 2022, 09:05 AM

    New Polish coin honors healthcare workers

    A new 2021 silver 10-zloty coin of Poland celebrates the dedication and compassion of medical staff during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, joining several other countries' similarly themed issues.

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    Jan 9, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Spanish firm offers free digital books

    Spanish publisher Tauler & Fau has released digital versions of five works related to Spanish numismatics, for free, in honor of recently deceased colleague Rafael Tauler Fesser.

  • 2021-china-10-yuan-communist-party-centennial-coin-online
    Jan 8, 2022, 10:00 AM

    China issues coin celebrating Communist Party anniversary

    In 2021, China celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of its Communist party with a ringed-bimetallic 10-yuan coin. Precious metal collector coins for the centennial were also issued.

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    Jan 5, 2022, 23:04 PM

    FUN show is an international affair

    The 2022 FUN Convention provides an opportunity for dealers worldwide to take part in one of the biggest numismatic events in the U.S. and companies like Tamco Numismatics are regular visitors.