Italy: Gioachino Rossini 10 Euro Silver Coin

The Italian State Mint has issued a new silver coin dedicated to composer Gioachino Rossini, who wrote 39 operas during his career and until his retirement in 1829 became the most popular opera composer in history. He is best known for comic operas such as The Barber of Seville and La Cenerntola and French language […]

Perth Mint New Product Releases April 2014

The Perth Mint of Australia has started accepting orders for another round of new product releases. This includes the annual Australian Gold Sovereign, a new high relief silver proof coin, a 1 kilo silver proof coin, and the latest releases from two ongoing series. For collectors in the United States, sales began at March 31, […]

Kremnica Mint Considers Gold and Silver Bullion Coins

Earlier this week, the Kremnica Mint of Slovakia announced that they were considering producing and issuing gold and silver investment coins which would be known as “royalty coins.” According to a news release, the new bullion coins would be produced under license of an African country such as Gabon, Congo, or Niue Island. The obverse […]