Actual value of coins around the world A pocketful of loose change can feel like a pocketful of treasure. Those shiny gold- and silver-colored coins jangle so nicely when there’s plenty of them in reach. Even if coins mostly represent small amounts of money, it’s easy to imagine them as being much more valuable. So how much are they really worth, when you forget about their official value? We’ve all heard stories of pirates with chests of gold and bags of silver.
One of the most famous series produced by U.S Mint - America the Beautiful Quarter program - pleases its audience and fans with a new release, 2017 5 oz Silver America the Beautiful ATB New Jersey Ellis Island. The big date is August 30th, 2017 at 12:00 pm and the launch ceremony will be on the flagpole area on the Ellis Island, near the Ellis Island Immigration Museum - a true symbolic location for the coin itself. US Mint representatives will also hold the traditional coin forum scheduled at the same location as the coin's launch.
NZ Mint is excited to confirm the release of two new coins to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Disney's animated feature film Bambi. Both the 1oz silver coin and 1/4oz gold coin feature a delightful, classic engraved image of Bambi with his forest friends Thumper and Flower. Bambi was Disney's fifth animated feature film and had its world premiere in London on 8 August, 1942. With its mere 900 words of dialogue, the film tells the story of a fawn, Bambi, growing up with his friends — a lovable rabbit called Thumper, a bashful skunk named Flower and his future mate, Faline — to become the Great Prince of the Forest.
2017 Argotti Botanical Gardens Conservatory In 2017, the Central Bank of Malta issues numismatic coins in gold and silver depicting the Argotti Botanical Gardens Conservatory. The coins are issued under the Europa Programme with the theme 'the Age of Iron and Glass' and bear the Europa Star logo. The obverse of the coin features the coat of arms of Malta and the Europa Star logo. The reverse of the coin depicts the Argotti Botanical Gardens Conservatory.
Year of the Rooster 1 Dollar Coin Series: Chinese Calendar According to the Chinese calendar, the Year of the Rooster begins on 28th of January 2017 and ends on 16th February 2018. Rooster, the tenth animal of the Chinese zodiac, is a sign of hard-working individualists displaying a flair for fashion and a great sensitivity to beauty. Therefore, it is not surprising that people born in the year of the Rooster are self-confident and keen to take up new challenges.
This year we are celebrating our 118th birthday! Established in 1899 as a branch of Britain’s Royal Mint we have been operating here in our original heritage premises for 118 years, shining a light on Western Australia’s golden history. To celebrate this special milestone we are offering a Young Collectors ‘Experience It!’ $1 Coin in Card to all children visiting the Mint during June and July. So bring your family along and marvel at the world’s largest gold coin, watch molten gold being poured to form a gleaming solid gold bar, discover exquisite jewellery, coin collectables and golden giftware, and enjoy light refreshments in the courtyard café.
1/2 oz. Pure Silver Coloured 5-Coin Subscription - Birds Among Nature’s Colours (2017) Receive a FREE collector case with your first coin! Doubles as a music box! Order today! Mother Nature is a veritable artist, transforming the Canadian landscape with a seemingly endless array of colours that change with the seasons. Flowering plants, grasses, shrubs and trees inspire and captivate us with their natural and often vibrant beauty. More importantly, plants are the source of life on our planet and a fundamental part of Canada's rich biodiversity.
The only official UK coin to commemorate the role of aviation in the First World War. Endorsed by Imperial War Museums. 20% discount at selected Imperial War Museum branches HMS Belfast: Explore all 9 decks of this iconic London landmark and hear the stories of her globetrotting quests through the memories of the brave crew who lived and worked on board. Churchill War Rooms: Walk in the footsteps of the UK’s most iconic wartime figure, Winston Churchill.
Jane Austen 2017 UK £2 Gold Proof Coin Mint: The Royal Mint Price: £825.00 Purchase the whole series here. A Lasting Love Affair It might surprise fans to learn that Jane Austen was almost entirely unknown during her lifetime. Soon after she died, in 1817, aged just 41, her works, including Emma, Persuasion, and even Pride and Prejudice, all went out of print. It was only when her nephew, James Edward Austen-Leigh, released A Memoir of Jane Austen in 1870 that she was born again to a wider Victorian public.