• Australia 2021 Battle of Nui Le 50-cent commemorative
    Sep 13, 2021, 09:05 AM

    Australia marks another battle in Vietnam War on 50-cent coin

    The RAM offers a second coin to commemorate Australian withdrawal from involvement in the Vietnam War 50 years ago, with the Battle of Nui Le 50-cent coin in a limited mintage of 27,500 coins.

  • 1683 Hamburg gold medal
    Sep 12, 2021, 16:00 PM

    1683 gold 5-ducat medal in Künker auction

    A highlight of the upcoming Fritz Rudolf Künker Sept. 25 to 27 auction No. 352 is a rare 1683 medal from Hamburg, Germany, designed to feature the city and promote events held there.

  • Antarctica environment coins
    Sep 10, 2021, 16:00 PM

    Pobjoy celebrates Antarctic treaty with £2 coins

    A treaty protecting the Antarctic environment signed 30 years ago is the occasion for the production of special £2 coins issued by the Pobjoy Mint for the British Antarctic Territory.

  • 1980 5-fen leprosy token
    Sep 9, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Modern leprosy token in Stephen Album auction

    An opaque light blue 5-fen plastic token from China in Extremely Fine condition, issued for use in a leprosy hospital, will be offered for sale in an upcoming Stephen Album Rare Coins auction.

  • Mark and Lottie Salton
    Sep 9, 2021, 10:00 AM

    Mark & Lottie Salton library auction takes place Sept. 18

    In cooperation with Fritz Rudolf Künker of Germany, Kolbe & Fanning will offer the library of Mark and Lottie Salton Sept. 18, devoted to ancient coins and medals, with extensive holdings of European auction catalogues.

  • Winnie the Pooh Royal Mint coin
    Sep 6, 2021, 08:30 AM

    Royal Mint continues popular Winnie the Pooh coins

    A 2021 collectible 50-penny coin from the Royal Mint features a group shot of Winnie the Pooh and his trusted friends, from a nine-coin, multi-year series celebrating 95 years of the lovable characters.

  • 2021 BIOT Cutty Sark from Pobjoy Mint
    Sep 3, 2021, 17:00 PM

    Pobjoy releases limited mintage Cutty Sark silver, gold coins

    On behalf of the British Indian Ocean Territory government, Pobjoy Mint has issued a 1-ounce silver coin and a half-gram gold coin featuring the famous clipper ship Cutty Sark.

  • Viking hoard discovered on Isle of Man
    Sep 3, 2021, 09:20 AM

    Metal detectorist finds Viking coin hoard in the Isle of Man

    An April discovery of 87 silver coins, 13 cut coins and other items discovered on the Isle of Man by a metal detectorist is declared treasure and believed to be from the period of the Vikings.

  • 2006 20-dinara from Serbia
    Sep 2, 2021, 16:43 PM

    Croatia chooses Tesla for euro coins, but Serbia cries foul

    An international dispute is brewing between Croatia and Serbia, who each claim the right to feature Nikola Tesla on a coin. Serbia did in 2006 and Croatia wants to do it with their euro coins of 2023.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.