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US Mint Sales Report: 2014 Baseball Half Dollars Top 400,000

In the latest weekly United States Mint numismatic product sales report, orders for the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Half Dollars crossed the 400,000 mark. Elsewhere in the report, the 50th Anniversary Kennedy Half Dollar products saw a quiet week ahead of the removal of household ordering limits and a new product makes its debut. The US Mint released the 2014 National Baseball Hall of … [Read More...]

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Royal Australian Mint 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup Domed Silver Coin

The Royal Australian Mint will release a new dome-shaped coin to mark the 2015 International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket World Cup. Held from February 14 to March 29, 2015, this will represent the 11th ICC Cricket World Cup and include 49 matches played in 14 venues within Australia and New Zealand. There have been an […]

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Isle of Man 2014 Christmas Gold Angel Coin with Privy Mark

The Treasury of the Isle of Man Government have issued a gold coin in time for the holiday season which highlights a classic Christmas carol with an innovative “privy mark.” The new “2014” dated gold coin includes an appropriate “pipes” design just to the right of the coin’s principle design. Every year the Isle of […]

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Ultra High Relief Silver Coin Features Canada Lynx

The Royal Canadian Mint has released a new ultra high relief coin featuring close up imagery of the elusive Canada Lynx. The Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis) is found in boreal forests across Canada and Alaska as well as certain northern areas of the United States. The animal is about twice the size of a domestic […]

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Slovakia 2014 Prince Rastislav of Great Moravia Gold Collector Coin

The National Bank of Slovakia have issued a new gold collector coin which highlights the reign and subsequent coronation of Prince Rastislav of Great Moravia. Considered as one of the most historically eminent figures of Great Moravia (part of present-day Czech Republic) was its ruler, Rastislav (ruled 846-870). During his reign, Great Moravia advanced and […]

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US Mint Sales Report: Everglades National Park Products Debut

The latest weekly United States Mint numismatic product sales report includes the opening numbers for the Everglades National Park Quarter bags and rolls as well as the five ounce silver coins. The 50th Anniversary Kennedy Half Dollar Silver Coin Set makes its second appearance. On November 3, the US Mint began accepting orders for bags […]

Perth Mint 2014 Christmas coin

Perth Mint 2014 Christmas Coin with “Augmented Reality”

This year, the Perth Mint’s Christmas release incorporates an “augmented reality” feature which allows the reverse design of the coin to be transformed into a multimedia portrayal of Santa Claus via their smartphone or tablet. The multimedia portrayal can be experienced through the free DAQRI application, available from the iTunes App Store or Google Play. […]

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Royal Canadian Mint Releases Grand Trunk Railway Gold and Silver Coins

The Royal Canadian Mint has released gold and silver coins to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the completion of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, a historical Canadian transcontinental railway that linked eastern Canada to the Pacific. Construction began in 1905 with the last spike ceremony marking the completion of the rail line taking place on […]

2015 Churchill Crown

Two Coin Set in Tribute to the Memory of Winston Churchill

The Royal Mint has announced a new two-coin set which will be issued in tribute to the 50th anniversary of the death of the country’s war-time leader, Sir Winston Churchill, who first served as Prime Minister of Great Britain during the war years from 1940 until the post-war election in 1945. Widely considered one of […]