Recent Releases from the Royal Australian Mint

2014 Kangaroo at Sunset Silver Coin

The Royal Australian Mint has recently released or started accepting pre-orders for a number of new coins. This includes base metal coins covering various themes and the latest silver proof coin featuring the popular Kangaroo at Sunset design. Product page About a month ago, an aluminum bronze $1 uncirculated coin was issued to mark the 70th anniversary of the retirement of the Avro … [Read More...]

Estonia 2014 Miina Härma 10 Euro Silver Coin

Miina Härma Euro Collector Coin

The Bank of Estonia has recently released a new collector coin dedicated to the work of Estonian composer Miina Härma. She wrote over 200 songs, most of them for choirs, making her a major contributor to the repertoire of Estonian song festivals. This year marks the 150th anniversary of her birth. The reverse design for the coin was selected through an open competition which ran from February … [Read More...]

Canada 2014 Bighorn Sheep $100 for $100 Silver Coin

Canada 2014 Bighorn Sheep Silver Coin

The Royal Canadian Mint has started accepting orders for their latest $100 for $100 Silver Coin, which features the Bighorn Sheep. Similar to the "$20 for $20" and "$50 for $50" series, this program allows collectors the opportunity to purchase 99.99% fine silver coins for their legal tender face value. The 2014 Bighorn Sheep $100 Silver Coin features a "Wildlife in Motion" theme with the … [Read More...]

Latvia 2014 The White Book 5 Euro Silver Coin

Latvia 2014 The White Book Silver Coin

The Bank of Latvia has released their latest collector coin which is dedicated to The White Book by Jānis Jaunsudrabiņš. The coin features a unique polygonal shape created by the shape of a book slightly offset against a square background. The first part of The White Book was published in 1914 with a second part following in 1921. It is a fictional memoir of the writer's childhood, which … [Read More...]

Coins Mark 50th Anniversary of China and France Diplomatic Relations


Gold and silver collectors coins have been issued by the Monnaie de Paris and China Gold Coin Incorporation to mark the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between France and China. Each of the coins brings together sights and symbols from the two countries. The gold and silver coins from the Monnaie de Paris share a common design and were released earlier this year. The obverse … [Read More...]

UK 2014 First World War Outbreak Silver Proof 6 Coin Set

2014 British Edpeditionary Force Coin

The Royal Mint has launched an expansive new coin series which will tell the story of the First World War from outbreak to armistice. The first six coins of the series, which are available for pre-order, mark the centenary of the outbreak. The series will continue to build over the next five years to a complete collection of 36 coins. This year's releases explore a range of diverse themes … [Read More...]

Royal Canadian Mint New Product Releases June 2014

2014 Voyageurs Silver Coin

The Royal Canadian Mint has started accepting orders from the general public for their latest round of monthly new product releases. This includes the initial releases for new series on the exploration of Canada and haunted Canada, a new bison themed gold coin, a silver coin to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and more. All of the new products can now be found within the new releases section … [Read More...]

Perth Mint New Product Release June 2014

Poseidon Silver Coin

The Perth Mint of Australia has started accepting orders for their latest batch of monthly new product releases. The newly available coins include the second release within the well received Gods of Olympus series, Australian Koala Gold and Silver Proof Coins, the latest releases in the Land Down Under series, and more. For collectors in the United States, sales opened on June 2, 2014 at 12:01 … [Read More...]

Canada 2014 Summertime $20 for $20 Silver Coin

2014 Sumertime $20 Silver Coin

The Royal Canadian Mint has released the latest coin in their ongoing "$20 for $20 Fine Silver Coin" series offering 99.99% pure silver coins for their face value. The new design captures the spirit of summer with the image of a young boy jumping off of a dock and into a pond. The inscriptions include "2014", the face value of "20 Dollars", and the precious metal purity "Fine Silver Argent … [Read More...]

New Gold and Silver Commemorative Coins from Swissmint

Swiss National Park

The Federal Mint Swissmint has released two new commemorative coins. The first is dedicated to the card game "Jass", and the second celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Swiss National Park. Jass is a trick taking card game, popularly supposed to be the progenitor of the American game Pinochle. It is popular in Switzerland and often considered to be their national card game. The game is … [Read More...]