22 Nov 2018  Thu

Bikaner, today a part of Rajasthan state, was once ruled by the royal lineage of Rathore Rajputs. It was established by Rao Bikaji in between 1465 to 1504 AD. But like all other Kingdom Bikaner also came under British rule in...

22 Nov 2018  Thu

First commemorative stamps of Rio Muni were issued on 1st October 1961, more than a year later of the First stamp issue.

Rio Muni is the largest part of Equatorial Guinea and the part on the African mainland. Stamps...

22 Nov 2018  Thu

Rio Muni is the Continental Region of Equatorial Guinea. The name is derived from the Muni River. Río Muni was ceded by Portugal to Spain in 1778. Stamps for Río Muni were issued by Spain.

The first stamps of Rio ...

22 Nov 2018  Thu

Barbados is an eastern Caribbean island and an independent British Commonwealth nation. Bridgetown, the capital, is a cruise-ship port with colonial buildings and Nidhe Israel, a synagogue founded in 1654. Around the island a...

22 Nov 2018  Thu

The 35th Asian International Stamp Exhibition was conducted at the Venetian Macao Resort Hotel from 21st to 24th September. The exhibition showcased numerous interesting postage stamps from Asian countries. World Banknotes fr...

22 Nov 2018  Thu

Mintage World is proud to announce that we are participating in 6th Coinex Mumbai 2018 taking place in Mumbai and Royal Numismatics Society’s National Numismatic Exhibition in New Delhi.

The Mumbai and Delhi exh...

22 Nov 2018  Thu

Another coin from Chinese family collection was offered in the Campion Auction held in Hong Kong. This coin was issued in 1898 from Heaton Mint; it’s a silver Pattern coin. This coin is a part of a ultimate collection is co...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

Hess-Divo will be auctioning a 1557 gold medal featuring Adam and Eve in Extremely Fine condition on 6th December in Zurich for an opening bid of €12,500. These medals were produced in the Erzgebirge mountain regions of eas...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

On 22nd November, Armenia will start circulating the country’s third generation composite banknotes made of paper and polymers with the latest security features to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Armenian currency.

21 Nov 2018  Wed

The 4 Spanish peseta dark gray-green stamp is stepping into a lime light as it is becoming a popular collectible of the philatelists.

Spanish West Africa was created in 1946 when Spain combined former colonies that ...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

Spanish West Africa, on 23rd November 1949, issued a 5 Spanish peseta stamp in the honour of Queen Isabella II aka Isabella the Catholic Queen.

Isabella II was Queen of Spain who directly ruled from 1843 to 1868. He...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

Hobbies help to gain knowledge. Notaphily is such a hobby that will acquaint you with the numerous countries and their currencies.

Today let’s see a note from Argentina. Argentina is a massive South American natio...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

David Feldman will be auctioning interesting and rare postage stamps from all around the world from 3rd to 7th December in Geneva.

One of the highlights is a complete plate reconstruction of the 1840 1-penny black Q...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

Today is “World Hello Day”. How many of us are amazed that a voice can be transferred over a long distance? No one… Because since we are born, talking on the telephone or mobile phone is very common. But there were time...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

Mawla ya salli wa sallim daa'iman, abadann
Ala habeebika khayri khalqi kullihimi

Muhammadun sayyidul kawnayni wath-thaqalayn,
Wal fareeqayni min 'urbiw-wa min 'ajami

O my Lord send peace and bless...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

Junagadh is a city situated in the western Indian states of Gujarat. It was a Princely State during British India and was ruled by the Muslim Babi or Babai dynasty. Muhammad Sher Khan Babi was the founder of Babi Dynasty.
...

21 Nov 2018  Wed

On 21st to 22nd November 2018 Spink auction house is commencing an auction, it is going to offer a lot from the Hermione collection, one of the finest collection from France. The highlight of this auction is the 1919-22 Blanc...

20 Nov 2018  Tue

Burundi, officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of East Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

20 Nov 2018  Tue

With the season’s first snowfall settling in, there is an excitement for the Christmas that is just around the corner! There is something about this season that brings out the child in all of us. In an attempt to nurture th...

20 Nov 2018  Tue

The Perth Mint will release a special 1oz 99.99% pure silver proof 1 dollar coin celebrating the Chinese Lunar Year of Pig, which will begin in 2019. The Chinese Lunar sign repeats itself once in 12 years. People who are born...