Mints Around the World

  1. A Spotlight on the South Korean KOMSCO Mint

    A Spotlight on the South Korean KOMSCO Mint
    Korea Minting, Security Printing and ID Card Operating Corporation (KOMSCO) is a corporation owned by the South Korean government. It strikes the country’s coins and prints banknotes, as well as other government documents. The corporation’s headquarters is located in Daejeon, South Korea. Over the past few years, the Mint has emerged on the gl ...
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  2. United States Mint Producing 2020-W National Parks Quarters with V75 Privy Marks

    United States Mint Producing 2020-W National Parks Quarters with V75 Privy Marks
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  3. Low Mintage 2019-S Enhanced Reverse Proof Silver Eagle from the United States Mint

    Low Mintage 2019-S Enhanced Reverse Proof Silver Eagle from the United States Mint
    Towards the end of the summer of 2019, with little fanfare the United States Mint added a product to its product schedule, a second 2019-dated Enhanced Reverse Proof American Silver Eagle following the one issued on July 3 as part of the U.S.-Canada ...
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  4. New for 2020: The Royal Canadian Mint's Peace Dollar

    New for 2020: The Royal Canadian Mint's Peace Dollar
    The Royal Canadian Mint's Peace Dollar Updated 11/12/2020 World ...
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  5. U.S Mint Continues American Liberty Series

    U.S Mint Continues American Liberty Series
    On August 15 the U.S. Mint will begin accepting orders for the latest products in its American Liberty series of $100, 1 oz. high relief gold coins ...
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  6. Mints Around the World Are Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission and the Moon Landing

    Mints Around the World Are Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission and the Moon Landing
    July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the famous day in 1969 when Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped on to the surface of the moon, achieving a goal that had been dreamed about for centuries by astronomers and scientists.  This event has continued to capture the imagination of the world ever since. The ...
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  7. A First-Ever Numismatic Collaboration: 2019 Pride of Two Nations 2-Coin Set

    A First-Ever Numismatic Collaboration: 2019 Pride of Two Nations 2-Coin Set
    By Louis Golino This year American coin collectors will be able to celebrate July 4 – the day of American independence – with a new, limited-edition two-coin set that will be released the day before.  Canadians will also have a great way to mark Canada Day -- the July 1 holiday that used to be called Dominion Day. That is when ...
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  8. A Spotlight on the Royal Mint: Sovereigns, Britannias, and Beyond

    A Spotlight on the Royal Mint: Sovereigns, Britannias, and Beyond
    The Royal Mint of the United Kingdom is one of the world’s oldest and most important mints with over 1,100 years of experience. It produces all the nation’s circulating coins, as well as bullion and commemorative coinage and medals. It ha ...
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  9. The West Point Mint: A Giant of American Coinage

    The West Point Mint: A Giant of American Coinage
    The West Point Mint was built during the Great Depression in 1937 and opened its doors as the West Point Bullion Depository the following year. It was nicknamed “The Fort Knox of Silver” because it was built to store silver. The mint has a fascinating history, including half a century prior to its designation as an official US Mint. To ...
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  10. A Spotlight on the Perth Mint

    A Spotlight on the Perth Mint
    Humble Beginnings For most of the 1800s, the Perth Mint was a small, sleepy town in western Australia. That changed near the turn of the century thanks to the discovery of gold at Kalgoorlie and Coolgardie. As mining exploded in the region, so too did Perth’s population. It rose from about 8,500 in 1881 to 61,000 in 1 ...
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