When NASA's InSight lander touches down on Mars in November 2018, it will have an unusual cargo. Where other interplanetary probes might carry a commemorative plaque or maybe a coin, InSight will have a microchip inscribed with the names...Show More Summary
As we wait for the shadow of the moon to trek across the United States from Oregon to South Carolina, I was curious as to whether there were coins ever created to commemorate any of the past eclipses regardless of location. Allowing an online search engine to help, I was able to find a few […]
A man has been charged with breaking into a Congressman's office and stealing commemorative coins from his desk. NBC Washington reported Monday that Edgardo Javier Ramon has a history of … Click to Continue »
The Royal Canadian Mint unveiled a Northern Lights–themed luminescent coin to commemorate the country's 150th birthday. The post Canada Releases World’s First Glow-in-the-Dark Coin in Circulation appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Forget debit cards and cryptocurrency. We should all be paying for stuff with dinosaur coins. This one should do the trick just fine. This commemorative dinosaur coin is available from The Westminster Collection, and it has…
This summer will see a very interesting sale of British and Foreign Coins and Commemorative Medals at Spink London. The sale is packed with quality material and many historically important items. The sale will take place on the 5th July...Show More Summary
A tin man shedding a single tear and the FDNY emblem adorn a commemorative coin unveiled Wednesday in honor of EMT Yadira Arroyo.
Thieves stole a gold coin with a face value of $1 million and weighing 100 kilograms (220 pounds) from Berlin's Bode Museum on Monday. According to German media, the stolen coin is the "Big Maple Leaf", a commemorative piece issued by the Royal Canadian Mint in 2007. Show More Summary
Celebrate a New America with This Donald Trump Commemorative Ruble! by Ministry of Coins O n November 8, 2016, slightly less than a majority of Americans resoundingly agreed to make Donald J. Trump the 45th president of the United States. Show More Summary
A new commemorative coin released by Coin Invest Trust features a glimpse into the incredible magical world of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The obverse side of the coin features a portrait of Elizabeth II of England, her name, the title of the issuing nation, and the nominal value. The reverse side displays the MACUSA emblem, featuring...read more!
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MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin may have spent years reviling America, but Russians hoping Donald Trump will usher in a new era of detente marked his inauguration on Friday with parties and trinkets from commemorative coins to "matryoshka" nesting dolls in his image.
It's probably not a good sign that Russia is more excited about America's new president than America is.
According to Eagle Rising, the newly minted $100 commemorative coin bears an image that is shockingly familiar. Many are claiming that the picture on the back of the coin –
Here’s some money that’s definitely funny. A Russian company has unveiled commemorative silver and gold coins featuring Donald Trump’s face ahead of his presidential inauguration. The limited-edition coins ? only 45 have been made ?Show More Summary
Traditionally portrayed as white, this is the first time the United States Mint will represent Lady Liberty as a black woman. The post An African American Lady Liberty Will Grace a New Commemorate Gold Coin appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The United States is set to issue a commemorative $100 gold coin that depicts Lady Liberty -- a national symbol generally portrayed as a white woman -- as an African American for the first time. The 24-karat gold piece will be released...Show More Summary
To commemorate its 225 th anniversary, the U.S. Mint has introduced a collectors’ coin that marks a significant departure from every other American coin: It depicts Lady Liberty as a black woman. In an image designed by Justin Kunz,Show More Summary