12 Jan 2018  Fri

The coinage of the Mughal Empire occupies a unique position in Indian history of numismatics. Endowed with the imagination and magnificence of Akbar and Jahangir and fostered by the later Mughal emperors, Mughal presented a ...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

Volume 6 of the book Search & Save Half Dollars by Whitman Publishing is now available for sale. The book shares information on Lincoln cents, 5-cent coins, the State quarter dollar series, the America the Beautiful quarter d...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

This gold mohur weighs 8.6g, it was sold for INR 75,000 by Towywalla Auction. This coin is a mule coin which makes it more fascinating. The obverse of this coin depicts name and title of Shah Alam I. The reverse side of this ...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

The new 2018 Roaring Lion 1-ounce silver $2 bullion coin, distributed through SD Bullion, issued for Niue features a roaring a lion on the reverse. The design also includes the Aleph Tav symbol, indicating that the beast is L...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

For a very long time, Christopher Columbus was considered as a hero in America. Some historians have other views about him lately and consider his exploits as genocide. Even then, a many stamp collectors love collecting stamp...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

One of the oldest Hindu kingdoms of southern India, Mysore was built on the remnants of the mighty Vijaynagar Kingdom. The most famous dynasty which ruled Mysore is Wodeyar's but the first Muslim ruler of Mysore was King Haid...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

A rare Saxon coin worth almost £4,000 was recently discovered by a Devon detectorist named Jason Baker. He wants the coin to be displayed in the British Museum. The coin was discovered when he was exploring a site in Salisbu...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

Sayyid dynasty was the fourth dynasty of Delhi Sultanate from 1414 to 1451 CE. They succeeded Tughlaq dynasty and ruled the sultanate till they were replaced by Lodi Dynasty.

Mubarak Shah was the second ruler of Say...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

There is a lot of difference between notes that have been altered and those that have been repaired. There are several questions, pertaining to the issue of altered notes compared to repaired notes. A note that has been repai...

11 Jan 2018  Thu

The 2018 Sir Isaac Newton 50p coins are being sold for more than £100 on eBay. There are reports that collectors can get this coin by booking a tour at the Royal Mint Experience in Llantrisant, Wales. The coins will not be r...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

Two important Indian Head 5-cent coins from the 20th century are going to be offered at the Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ Regency Auction XXV that will take place on 25th January along with the PCGS Members Only show at the Lu...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

A group of coins under a series that celebrates Dutch UNESCO sites has been released by the Royal Dutch Mint featuring the historical Defense Line of Amsterdam. These were the last coins to be issued by the Mint in 2017. They...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

The culture of the 1960s has been celebrated on seven stamps that will be released on 26th January by Jersey Post. The designs will highlight the language, music, fashion, events, food and leisure pursuits of the 1960 era. St...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

New banknotes with denominations lower than VN?5,000 will not be issued for the Lunar New Year by the State Bank of Viet Nam to save money. Officials claimed that this denomination was largely used for donations and not for t...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

Graded by Professional Coin Grading Service and stickered by Certified Acceptance Corp., a 1827/6 Capped Bust half dollar was among the top coins sold in the Sheridan’s Coins Jan. 4 mail bid sale of Bust half dollars. The s...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

The Austrian Mint produced 15 1,000-ounce versions of the popular Euro gold coin called “Big Phil” in 2004 to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Vienna Philharmonic gold bullion coin program.

The coins were so hu...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

Sayyid Dynasty was the fourth dynasty of the Delhi Sultanate, ruling from 1414 to 1451 AD. The rulers of this dynasty claimed to belong to the family of Sayyids or the descendants of the Prophet Muhammad, through his daughter...

10 Jan 2018  Wed

This copper-nickel of King George V was sold for INR 65,000 by Classical Numismatic Gallery. This coin was issued by the Bombay Mint and it’s a proof specimen.

This coin which depicts at least six languages was mi...

09 Jan 2018  Tue

A Christmas gift comprising of all Dutch banknotes from 5 to 500 euros, worth €885 in total, was presented to the employees and associates of the Central Bank of Netherlands in 2017. However, the recipients were not allowed...

09 Jan 2018  Tue

Rare Swiss stamps were offered on 10th and 11th November during Corinphila’s series of November auctions. An 1850 Rayon II federal administration stamp with a black frame around the cross was sold for $84,000. An on-cover e...