Mint of Poland Continues “History of Polish Coin” Series with Ducat of Sigismund the Elder

The National Bank of Poland has issued its ninth coin in a series commemorating coinage from throughout the nation’s history. The newest issue marks the start of the third part of the series, which is dedicated to coins from the modern era. The “Ducat of Sigismund the Elder” features an obverse and reverse that incorporate […]

Poland’s New Silver Coin Marks Anniversary of WWII Cichociemni Paratroopers

The National Bank of Poland has released a new silver Proof collector coin dedicated to the 75th Anniversary of the first drop of the Cichociemni paratroopers. The Cichociemni were an elite force of Polish troops trained in the United Kingdom during the German occupation of Poland in World War II. Although hundreds eventually parachuted into Poland for covert […]

Poland’s Coin History Series Continues with Half Grosz of Ladislaus Jagiello

The National Bank of Poland has issued its eighth coin in a series commemorating the country’s Medieval coinage. The “Half-grosz of Ladislaus Jagiello” features an obverse and reverse that incorporate the design of original half grosz (1/100 Polish zloty) pieces from the time of Ladislaus Jagiello, King of Poland from 1386 to 1434. The coin is […]