• 1919 and 1921 Karl Goetz medals
    Aug 29, 2021, 14:00 PM

    CNG auction offers Karl Goetz medals

    A collection of medals from German Expressionist Karl Goetz from the early 20th century is included in Classical Numismatic Group’s Feature Auction 118, held online Sept. 13 to 14.

  • Spanish pesetas
    Aug 26, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Peseta redemption deadline concludes

    With at least 97 percent of outstanding Spanish pesetas turned in by last Sepember, leaving some €1.6 billion worth to go, the extended deadline to exchange them for euros passed June 30.

  • 2021 Proof silver Niue
    Aug 25, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Australia at Night series continues with dingo coins

    Niue's Australia at Night series continues for 2021 with a silver $1 and gold $150 coin featuring a dingo family, each coin specially finished to depict the nocturnal world of the amazing creatures.

  • Shrek 1 ounce silver coin from Perth Mint
    Aug 25, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Silver coin offered to celebrate anniversary of Shrek

    It is the 20th anniversary of Shrek's introduction, and the Perth Mint's 1,000-coin mintage of a 1-ounce .999 fine silver $2 coin for Niue, shaped like the lovable grumpy green ogre, marks the occasion.

  • Pobjoy Mint Sea Creatures Clown Triggerfish 50-penny
    Aug 24, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Pobjoy Mint completes Sea Creatures 50-penny series

    The final subject of the Pobjoy Mint's Sea Creatures series of 50-penny coins is the popular clown triggerfish, which features distinctive coloring brought to life on the coin surface.

  • Klondike Gold Rush $25 coin
    Aug 21, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Canada celebrates 125 years of Yukon gold rush with $25 coin

    The Royal Canadian Mint's convex/concave Proof 2021 .9999 fine silver $25 coin with selective gold plating on a simulated miners' pan celebrates the 125th anniversary of the Klondike Gold Rush.

  • 2021-israel-5-shekel-gratitude-coin-online
    Aug 16, 2021, 09:14 AM

    Israel plans a new circulating 5-shekel coin

    Israel will soon issue a new circulating commemorative 5-new-Israeli-shekel coin to celebrate the sacrifice of healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • 2021-pakistan-70-rupees-china-coin-online
    Aug 15, 2021, 09:16 AM

    Pakistan circulates coin celebrating diplomacy with China

    Pakistan marks its 70-year diplomatic relationship with China on a new circulating commemorative 70-rupee coin, apparently the first of that denomination.

  • 1801-pidcock-token-online
    Aug 14, 2021, 09:13 AM

    1801 Pidcock Exhibition token in CNG sale

    A lion-tailed macaque and African crowned crane, advertising exotic animals at a London menagerie, appear on opposite sides of an 1801 Conder token that realized $129.80 Aug. 4 at CNG.

  • When Money Talks book
    Aug 11, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Money ‘talks’ in new book by researcher Frank Holt

    Researcher, history professor and author Frank L. Holt offers "When Money Talks: A History of Coins and Numismatics" connecting coinage through the ages and its impact on the world.

  • David Vagi
    Aug 9, 2021, 09:00 AM

    David Vagi honored as ANA Numismatist of the Year

    "Coin World" columnist David Vagi, expert in ancient coins whose "Coinage and History of the Roman Empire" is a leading reference on the subject, is the ANA's 2021 Numismatist of the Year.

  • Royal Mint gold standard commemoratives
    Aug 9, 2021, 08:30 AM

    UK coins celebrate anniversary of gold standard

    Royal Mint 2021 Proof 1-ounce and quarter-ounce gold coins mark the 200th anniversary of the UK adopting the gold standard in 1821, and a set includes the last coin issued under the standard.

  • Australia Olympic $2 coins
    Aug 8, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Australian athletic spirit featured on six special $2 coins

    Australian grocery chain Woolworths customers can purchase a series of six colorful 2021 $2 coins celebrating Australian Olympic and Paralympic participation in the delayed Tokyo 2020 Games.

  • Kerry Wetterstrom Farran Zerbe award
    Aug 6, 2021, 15:00 PM

    Kerry Wetterstrom receives ANA Farran Zerbe award

    Kerry Wetterstrom will be honored at the 2021 ANA World's Fair of Money with its annual Farran Zerbe Memorial Award, the top honor given by the association.

  • Three Kings coins from Perth Mint
    Aug 2, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Perth Mint coin made for Year of Three Kings

    The year 1936 saw the death of a king, the abdication of another and a third leader to rule Britain in an unusual turn of events never experienced before or since. A new coin marks the occasion.

  • 2021 $2 Canadian coin for insulin research
    Jul 27, 2021, 10:00 AM

    Canada issues $2 coin to celebrate insulin research anniversary

    To commemorate the efforts of four Canadians who created insulin in 1921, the Royal Canadian Mint is offering a new circulating commemorative $2 coin in color and plain versions.

  • 2021 Tuvalu silver ancient mythical Chinese coin
    Jul 22, 2021, 10:50 AM

    Ancient Chinese mythical creatures on five-ounce silver $5 coin from Tuvalu

    Four ancient mythical Chinese creatures representing the seasons are showcased on a new Antique Finish Ultra-High Relief 5-ounce .9999 fine $5 silver piedfort coin from Tuvalu issued by the Perth Mint.

  • 1649 Charles I medal
    Jul 21, 2021, 11:12 AM

    Charles II medal issued in honor of his father

    A silver medal of Charles II for his father, 46 years after his father's execution, is in Heritage's ANA auction in Dallas in August. Its legend translates, “Learn virtue from me, good fortune from others."

  • 2021 British Indian Ocean Territory Sea Creatures
    Jul 20, 2021, 10:29 AM

    Pobjoy Mint issues fifth Sea Creatures 50-penny coin

    The latest in the Sea Creatures series of 50-penny coins created by the Pobjoy Mint on behalf of the British Indian Ocean Territory features the yellow longnose butterflyfish.

  • Gold coins from Edward III
    Jul 16, 2021, 08:19 AM

    Black Death era treasure coins located in UK

    Medieval gold coins discovered in the UK from the 14th century reign of Edward III, among the first gold coins he issued, coincided with an era of Black Death pandemics sweeping Europe.