Australia Coins

Holey Dollar

The Holey Dollar

The Holey Dollar The Holey Dollar Served early Australia The Holey Dollar is really two coins, a dollar and a smaller coin that is called the dump. These are issued by the Australian government, and obviously intended for collectors. Technically, the dollar and the dump could be used as legal…
Collecting Coins American Silver Eagle

Is There a New Focus in Coin Collecting?

Is There a New Focus in Coin Collecting? Coin Collecting Shifts with Major Mint Production Coin collecting of circulating issues seems to be well entrenched as a primary interest of numismatists.  But, commemorative coins that were being bought a few years ago may be undergoing a change.  Some major mints…

Coin Videos from the Mints of the World

Coin Videos from the Mints of the World Coin Videos Are a Fun Way to Learn Coin videos are popular.  The problem is that many videos simply show a person opening a package containing coins.  It takes time to watch several worthless videos while searching for an informative one.  This…

Hutt River Province Coins

Hutt River Province Coins Hutt River Province Coins May, Or May Not Be Coins Hutt River Province coins are minted in numerous styles, and designed to be sold.  They cover people and events that might be of interest.  But, are Hutt river coins really coins?  This begs the question, does…
2012 Kangaroo High Relief Silver Coin

Collectible Coins Require Collectors

Collectible Coins Require Collectors Collectible Coins:  Are All Coins Collectible? Collectible coins include be any coin if you are willing to pay for the acquisition of that coin, but will it be collectible to others?  A collecting community of one, or even a few, does not make a coin a…