17 January 2019 The British Sovereign is one of the most popular gold coins around – which is why there are also many counterfeit ones in the market. NGC specialists explain what imperfections to look for and how to spot the fake specimens.
17 January 2019 CoinsWeekly Coin Records ring in the New Year with a look at the world’s biggest coin conventions. The title has to be split amongst events in Asia, North America, and Europa. But there are some small differences.
17 January 2019 In a special temporary exhibition, Mount Vernon’s Donald W. Reynolds Education Center is showing 30 rare medals from the American Revolution and the early republic. It is an unparalleled collection that highlights the remarkable heroes and events of the time.
16 January 2019 In March of 2017, the 100-kilo gold coin “Big Maple Leaf” was stolen from the Bode-Museum in Berlin. Now, the criminal trial of the chief suspects has begun. All four of them remained silent on the first day of the hearing.
09 January 2019 Best of luck for the new year! On behalf of the Republic of Palau, CIT Coin Invest AG continues its popular series that can be given to loved ones to wish them good fortune. Real four-leaf clovers are incorporated in both the silver and gold coins.
09 January 2019 Numismata Munich has a new attraction: the Hamburg-based auction house Emporium Hamburg will hold its auction in the context of Numismata for the first time. It is a short journey to get there: the auction will take place directly at the MOC-Center.
09 January 2019 The Basel Historical Museum maintains the collections of the great antiquarians of the Renaissance. Hence, it should come as no surprise that it has now published a catalog of the early modern imitations of Roman coins. Ursula Kampmann has taken a look at it.
09 January 2019 The British Museum has announced that the number of treasure discoveries made by members of the public has hit a record level for the second year running. In 2017, more than 1,000 finds were discovered across England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
27 December 2018 The night between the 24th and 25th of December 2018, someone broke into the offices of Leu Numismatik AG in Winterthur (Switzerland). Coins worth a total of about 200,000 Swiss francs were stolen. A complete list of all stolen coins is available. Please be on alert in future acquisitions!
21 December 2018 Last year, the United States called for artists to submit designs for a commemorative coin honoring the first moon landing on July 20, 1969. The winning designs for the four-coin program have now been announced.