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The Most Expensive Russian Coin – and Likewise the Most Expensive European Coin

The first CoinsWeekly Coin Record to be submitted is the most expensive Russian coin. It is also the most expensive European coin and was sold by the Swiss auction house Sincona in 2012. more ]

Blaze Destroys National Museum of Brazil

On September 2, 2018, a large fire destroyed the National Museum of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro. Up to 20 million items are said to have been lost in the flames. The Brazilian population blames primarily the government and its officials for this catastrophe. more ]

Our Cartoon: Franklin’s World

Philologist, numismatist and cartoonist Claire Franklin provides insight into her daily thoughts. Recently, in Birka ... more ]


The Treveri – the tribe which Treves was named after

On 8 October 2018, the first part of the Dr W. R. collection “Celtic world and Celtic money” will be liquidated in Künker auction 312. We use the ample material provided by the collection to present the history and the coins of the Celtic Treveri tribe. more ]

Auction sales

Paul-Francis Jacquier, Kehl am Rhein [ more ]

Savoca Coins [ more ]

Dix Noonan Webb, GB-London [ more ]

Stephen Album Rare Coins, USA-Santa Rosa (CA) [ more ]