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The Guy Fawkes mask is well-known today for its adoption by the activist group “Anonymous” or from the film, V for Vendetta. Now, for the first time, this recognized symbol has been struck in high relief as a legal tender silver coin! But what is this coin, and who is Guy Fawkes?
ModernCoinMart (MCM) offers an impressive selection of “Coins that Never Were.” These historic, officially authorized private issue gold and silver commemoratives bear the coin designs of numismatic legends of the past. This includes the work of Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Charles E. Barber, Christian Gobrecht, George T. Morgan, and James B. Longacre. The most exciting part of these issues, is that you can own them today!
To accompany the release of the latest Star Wars film, Rogue One, the New Zealand Mint has released two very exciting additions to their array of Star Wars coins. Don't miss this opportunity to acquire unique, long-lasting Star Wars memorabilia. Continue the legacy and add these new Star Wars releases to your collection today.
The U.S. Mint has released a new series of commemoratives to celebrate the centennial of three classic American coins: the Walking Liberty Half Dollar, the Standing Liberty Quarter, and the Mercury Dime. Each one of these coins are being restruck in .9999 fine gold, using their original 2016 design. These three coins are major releases of 2016 - make sure you will have all the information you will need to collect!
The Dragon and Phoenix play a very important role in Chinese culture. Now, as a result of the talent and effort from the Perth Mint, these mystical creatures could play a very important role in your collection! The Perth Mint is striking a stunning new coin for 2017 that showcases these two symbols depicting a beautiful design on the 1 oz. silver bullion coin's reverse. Exclusively available at ModernCoinMart, this exciting new coin could be just what you need for your collection.
Alexander the Great is well-known in history for the massive empire he formed in just one decade, without suffering a single defeat! Additionally, he had great success conquering the field of numismatics with his large history of coinage. Struck in huge quantities using fine silver and gold, an impressive amount of these now-ancient artifacts have survived in good condition over the course of 2,300 years! Collectors world-wide will be excited to know that several of these intricate coins are now available from MCM to be added to your growing collection.
In its first official year of issue, the Perth Mint's latest silver bullion coin series made quite a stir. Find out what caused the success of the Australia 1 oz Silver Kangaroo, and how it is actually the second coin in its series!
While Swiss Shooting Thaler coins may not be well known among collectors, those who do collect them hold them in the highest regard. Find out what is so exciting about these coins, and what is available right now!
The Silk Road stands in history as one of the longest and most successful trade routes. The luxury items it conveyed from the Far East to Constantinople and other Major Mediterranean destinations often were paid for with precious silver coins. One of these coins, a Silver Hemidrachm of Tabaristan, is available for you to buy at ModernCoinMart right now!
Although collecting coins can be a fun pastime, there are certain areas where common but detrimental mistakes can occur. Here are some of the top 5 biggest coin collecting mistakes you can make, and more importantly, how you can avoid them!