Star Wars 1oz Silver Proof Collections and Base-Metal Coins!

Sep 05, 2011 Leave Comment

Collectible STAR WARS™ legal tender coins coming to a universe near you One of cinema’s most enduring and beloved franchises, the Star Wars Saga has made its imprint on books, TV, toys, soft goods, kitchen wares, video games, comic books and much, much more—but never as a legal tender coin set available in the U.S. Until now! After obtaini..

2012 Year of the Dragon Bullion Series

Sep 01, 2011 Leave Comment

With celebrations for the long awaited Year of the Dragon already underway – The Perth Mint has announced their newest Precious Metal Series to commemorate the most popular sign in the Chinese Lunar Calendar and it will be undoubtedly one of the biggest releases of 2012! With global demand soaring for all 2012 Dragon lunar releases, The Perth Mi..

The Last Tasmanian Tiger 3D Lenticular coins

Aug 08, 2011 Leave Comment

2011 $1 Tasmanian Tiger Lenticular Gold-Plated Prooflike Celebrating one of the true icons of Australia’s natural and cultural history with the latest in 21st century minting techniques, this stunning tribute to the Tasmanian Tiger is most notable for its sensational Lenticular Moving Image. The reverse design features the very last of the spe..

Deadly and Dangerous! ~ Tuvalu $1 Australia’s Box Jellyfish 1oz Silver Proof

Jun 07, 2011 Leave Comment

A sensational addition to one of the hottest series in numismatics, the latest in the Australian Deadly & Dangerous Series has just been unveiled! A characteristically stunning example of The Perth Mint’s unparalleled full-colour minting techniques, this dramatic new legal tender coin honours one of the world’s most lethal aquatic inhabita..

2011 $2 First Crossing of the Simpson Desert 1oz Silver Proof

May 16, 2011 Leave Comment

Ted Colson - the man behind the milestone... To many, Australia’s grand tradition of exploration ended during the wild colonial days of the 19th century – but this is not the case. Such is the nature of the ‘wide brown land’, the Australian Continent still had many secrets in the 20th century, and many men, driven by a thirst for knowled..

British Virgin Islands 2011 $500 Vitus Bering 5kg Silver Proof

Apr 18, 2011 Leave Comment

THE HISTORY Vitus Jonassen Bering (1681-1741) Born in Denmark in 1681, Vitus Jonassen Bering joined the Russian Navy in 1703, and served in the Great Northern War against Sweden and the Russo-Turkish War. In 1724, Tsar Peter the Great, driven by interest in finding a northeast passage to China around Siberia, and colonial expansion in North Ameri..

The 2011 $100 Tasmanian tiger 1oz Gold Proof – in full-colour high relief!

Mar 10, 2011 Leave Comment

[caption id="attachment_348" align="aligncenter" width="450"] A masterpiece of modern minting, with the full-colour design in fully struck-up high relief, this unique, exclusive tribute was created by Produits Artistiques Métaux Précieux – the world’s leading and most prestigious independent precious metal coin producers[/caption] One of t..

THE ULTIMATE TRIBUTE! ~ Australia’s Golden Era of Wool – Coin & Banknote Portfolio!

Jan 21, 2011 Leave Comment

Includes real Merino WOOL! Headlined by a large piece of genuine Australian Merino wool – as well as three Australian legal tender issues – this inspired presentation forms the most fitting possible tribute to the crucial role of the Australian Wool Industry in the economic, political and cultural development of Australia. The key to the tremen..

STUNNING NEW CONCEPT! ~ Year of the Rabbit $1 Silver Proof collection!

Dec 06, 2010 Leave Comment

The world leaders in precious metal minting, Australia’s Perth Mint is relentless in its ambition to create new, exciting numismatic presentations – as exemplified by this sensational new Year of the Rabbit $1 Silver Proof collection! Highlighted by a superb new style of presentation case, allowing easier display and greater enjoyment of your..

ITS HERE! ~ Tuvalu 2011 $1 Tasmanian Tiger 1oz Silver Proof

Sep 01, 2010 Leave Comment

A unique, instantly recognisable nocturnal marsupial, the thylacine (Thylacinus cynocephalus; Greek for ‘dog-headed pouched one’) is one of Australia’s most remarkable native creatures – and one of the most famous. Native to Tasmania, the Australian mainland and Papua New Guinea, the modern thylacine emerged around 4 million years ago. D..