23 Jun 2017  Fri

Makrai state formed an enclave surrounded by British territory of the nerbudda Division of the Central Provinces.

The royal lineage of this state belongs to Rajput's of the Gond family. They are title as Raja Hatiya...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

The on-going Summer FUN show gives importance to collectors and collector coins in all specialities and grades. Heritage’s Premier Session and floor sessions feature varieties that will be of interest to the average collect...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

India is slowly moving towards digitisation of currency by trying to replace coins and notes with bits and bytes. But, people of India still seem to prefer physical cash for their daily transactions that involve small payment...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

Heritage Auction will be offering a unique error coin at the Florida United Numismatists’ summer convention. The coin has an interesting combination of wrong planchet and a one-year design type. It is a 1776–1976-D Washin...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

When we were young all of us were ever so excited to watch the train storm past us. Running at a lightning speed, trains have always captured our imaginations as it goes by making a peculiar noise bound towards an unknown far...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

Several cases have been reported in Karimnagar, Hyderabad where small scale vendors, businessmen and the general public are refusing to accept Rs !0 coins from customers. There are rumours that are floating around which state...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

We are quite familiar with the Seven Wonders of our Modern World. But are you aware that there are seven wonders of the ancient world too? Yes, you heard it right.

The art and architecture of these seven ancient mon...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

When ruins at Sitabadi, Rajim, Gariaband, Chhattisgarh were being excavated by the Archaeological department, a unique 4th century AD gold coin belonging to Mahindraditya's reign was discovered. The coin has a technology impr...

23 Jun 2017  Fri

The 11th Annual Summer FUN Convention is going to the hosted by Florida United Numismatists at Orange County Convention Center from 6th to 8th July in Orlando. Heritage Auctions would be offering a wide range of coins at the...

22 Jun 2017  Thu

Have a look at Civil War store cards, a presentation of scarce and unique coins. It consists of many pieces that are not represented in major collections. Many pieces offered here are from the Q. David Bowers Collection and ...

22 Jun 2017  Thu

Rhodes occupied a vital strategic position in the southeast Aegean. All three Rhodian cities, Lindos on the east coast, Ialysos near the northern end of the island, and Kamiros on the west coast, struck archaic coins.

22 Jun 2017  Thu

Nigeria is located on the west coast of Africa in the Gulf of Guinea. It is very rare to find some of the modern stamps of Nigeria as they are not generally marketed well. You will find many which are readily available but th...

22 Jun 2017  Thu

By 20th July, banks and post offices have been officially allowed by the Government to deposit old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes with the Reserve Bank. This is the second window provided by the government. The earlier window was ...

22 Jun 2017  Thu

Sale of 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set Ozark National Scenic Riverways will begin on 26th June. The reverse features Alley Mill, a steel roller mill, used to convert wheat into flour that was built in 1894...

22 Jun 2017  Thu

Stack's Bowers is going to offer a Qatar and Dubai Colour Trial Specimen grouping in August at the ANA World’s Fair of Money. These 1960s series notes from Qatar and Dubai were circulated for a very short period of time and...

22 Jun 2017  Thu

Pobjoy Mint recently issued a Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish 8.00 g 50 pence coloured coin in its Penguin Series featuring the Gentoo Penguin with a mintage limit of 7,500. It is the second coin from the 4-coin set. The Falklan...

21 Jun 2017  Wed

China issued 25 Yuan 1/4 oz. Gold and 10 Yuan 1 oz. silver colourized coins featuring Hoopoe bird in 2000. 8,800 gold coins and 10,000 silver ones were minted. The bird is on a branch, with flowers in the background and a bla...

21 Jun 2017  Wed

On 5th July, Spink Auctions is going to sell a wide variety of rare and interesting coins. Celtic coins, the remaining coins from the Lord Stewartby Collection and a collection of Historical Medals are some of the highlights....

21 Jun 2017  Wed

Nero has always been remembered for his cruel and self-indulgent nature. His people were not happy during his regime and it all came to an end by 64 CE. A Roman coin commemorates the so-called divine intervention that prevent...

21 Jun 2017  Wed

We all know Patanjali is the pioneer of Yoga Shaastra. But have you ever wondered how and why he thought of writing a book on it?
It is believed that Lord Shiva had the highest understanding of human nature. So to pass ...