2014 Wild Boar 100 Euro Gold Coin Continues “Wildlife in Our Sights” Series

The Austrian Mint has unveiled the second coin within the “Wildlife in Our Sights” which features the Wild Boar. The series celebrates the diversity of Europe’s native wildlife with depictions of six of the continent’s most recognizable wild animals on the obverse and their native habitat on the reverse. The obverse design of the new […]

Royal Canadian Mint New Product Releases October 2014

The Royal Canadian Mint has started accepting orders for their latest monthly batch of new product releases. There are numerous holiday and winter themed coins, which incorporate special characteristics such as Venetian glass, a lenticular design with a 3D effect, and ultra high relief. Fractional sets have been released for Gold and Silver Maple Leaf […]

Perth Mint New Product Releases October 2014

The Perth Mint’s latest batch of monthly new product releases begins with the colored proof versions and Typeset collection for the Australian Lunar Series 2015 Year of the Goat Coins. New releases are available from the Land Down Under, Australian Map-Shaped, and Mother’s Love coin series. Also, the final release of the Gods of Olympus […]

Russia 2014 450th Anniversary Galileo Galilei 25 Roubles Silver Coin

An interesting recent release from the Central Bank of the Russian Federation celebrates the 450th anniversary of the birth of Galileo Galilei. Both a regular edition and special edition with portions of the design executed with different techniques are available. Galileo (1564-1642) was an Italian physicist, mathematician, engineer, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major […]

Disney Mickey & Friends 2014 1/4oz Gold Proof Coins

The Perth Mint has started accepting orders for six different gold proof coins celebrating some of Disney’s most famous cartoon characters. The coins feature Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck, Goofy, and Pluto. The six coins feature the same designs as 1oz silver proof versions which went on sale last month. Each of […]

Austria Piece By Piece – 2014 Tyrol 10 Euro Silver Coin

The Austrian Mint has started accepting orders for the latest release in the “Austria Piece By Piece” series highlighting the nine federal provinces of Austria. The series features reverse designs created by children living in each province, along with an obverse design depicting a UNESCO world heritage site located in the province. The first nine […]