Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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Coin Values

How much were these English Silver coins worth 30 years ago,...

Alfred the Great King of Wessex. AD 871-899, AR Penny, 890-899, Canterbury. Moneyer Biarnulf. 1.18 g. Lunette coinage.

Rare Coins

A Policeman Found a Rare Roman Gold Coin With His Metal...

One of Britain’s rarest Roman gold coins has been found by a man using a metal detector at a secret location in...

A Unique Gold Penny of Coenwulf Discovered in 2001

A gold penny or mancus of 30 pence of Coenwulf, King of Mercia (796-821 AD) was discovered on October 6th 2004. Found...

Ancient Coins

THE DATING OF GREEK COINS

In general, Greek coins were not marked with their year of issue until a very late period {2nd Century B.C.), when the...

GREEK HISTORY AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF COINAGE

These great political changes were reflected in the coinage. As already mentioned, the first half of the 4th Century B.C., during which...

GREEK COIN TYPES

In the archaic period a design is normally found only on the obverse of the coin, produced by the lower (anvil) die....

Coin Shop

1937 Proof Coin Set Inc Maundy. In Original Royal Mint Case

1937 Proof Set in Original Royal Mint Leatherette Case. 15 Coins including Maundy. Includes the...

Queen Victoria  Full Gold Sovereign 1879

Queen Victoria  Full Gold Sovereign 1879​ Minted in Melbourne Weight 7.99 g Diameter 22 mm.

Roman Coin of Augustus 27 – 14 AD

Augustus, Posthumous as As struck under the reign of Tiberius DIVVS AVGVSTVS PATER, Radiate head of Augustus left PROVIDENT, Altar, S C in the field