13 July 2018 CIT Coin Invest AG continues its successful “Skulls” series. This latest silver coin impresses most notably with its complex manufacturing process. Both the powerful symbolism and the new technologies used in production make this coin truly unique.
13 July 2018 The International Currency Association recently elected a new executive board. The CEO of the global G+D Currency Technology group Dr. Wolfram Seidemann will preside over the organization from now on.
13 July 2018 Monea has taken up the fully integrated production with all manufacturing steps in-house in its blank production facility in Kremnica. At the heart of the expansion is a modern galvanizing plant. This was only possible in such a short time because of modern technology implementation.
13 July 2018 Exactly seven years after the initial release, creator and editor Owen W. Linzmayer has announced the publication of ten new chapters of The Banknote Book. The catalogue of banknotes from all over the world now contains 265 chapters.
13 July 2018 Did you ever want to see those lavish papal vestments you know from coins and medals in real life? Then don’t miss the Met exhibition “Heavenly Bodies”. Of course, that also applies if you are interested in fashion generally as you’ll find creations by modern designers, too!
13 July 2018 In a wide-ranging raid, Italian police have successfully cracked down on a smuggling ring. Allegedly, the arrested members excavated antiquities illegally and then shipped them abroad to be sold. Arrests were made in other countries, too.
12 July 2018 Since ancient times, the Acropolis in Athens has been regarded as an artistic climax in European history. But even then such projects cost vast sums of money. Athens obtained this money through political extortion and its ruthlessly applied naval force.
06 July 2018 In association with Imperial War Museums, the Royal Mint has created a 6-coin set in commemoration of WWI. The gold and silver coins honor some of the British heroes of the time like Lawrence of Arabia, women in the workforce and the Royal Air Force.