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Classic World Coins

While modern world coins offer plenty of options for collectors with any budget, classic world coins are popular because so many of them are reminders of certain eras or events. Classic world coins offer an enticing combination of characteristics and many of them are quite affordable as well.

Just as certain U.S. coins are a clear link to the past, such as the Peace Dollar, so are many classic world coins. Quite a number of countries around the world have had a monarchy at some point or another and the majority of them incorporated the reigning monarch into the design of their coins. This theme can be seen easily with classic coins from Great Britain. One side always shows the monarch who was ruling when the coin was struck.

Many of us only remember countries like the United States and Great Britain when we think of nations that have struck coins that are interesting to collect. However, there are a variety of Mints around the world with long histories. For example, the Mexico City Mint is the oldest in North America. Several Mints throughout Europe are over 500 years old, such as those in Austria, France, and Germany. With such a wide variety of Mints striking so many different coins over hundreds of years, there really is something for everyone here.

Today, it is unusual to see a circulating coin with anything other than a clad composition. In the past, it was quite normal for coins in many countries to be made of precious metals. Some classic world coins certainly have impressive collectible values, but others are purchased mainly for type or as bullion. Some coins that once circulated in other countries have low premiums and impressive bullion content. Classic world coins can make an interesting addition to any stack or collection.

When it's time to add something exotic to your collection or an interesting formerly circulating coin to your stack, you can be sure that MCM will have plenty of classic world coins to choose from. With such a variety of coins from around the world, there's sure to be something that fits your needs.

All Classic World Coins

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USSR 1925 Silver 20 Kopek Coin & 50 Kopek Banknote Set (Presentation Portfolio with COA)
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The Renaissance: 6 Silver Coin Collection
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Set of 9 - Weimar Germany Inflationary Notes c.1923
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Set of 25 - Weimar Germany Notgeld Notes c.1920s
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Set of 12 - Weimar Germany Inflationary Notes c.1920s
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Roman Empire, Silver Denarius of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161) NGC AU
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Random Date Mexico Gold 10 Peso BU
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Random Date Italy, Tuscany Ferdinand III Silver 1 Francescone Presentation Display Box
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Random Date 1852-1870 France Napoleon III Gold 20 Franc AU
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Random Date (c. 1450-1620) Hungary Madonna & Child Silver Denar NGC XF45 Story Vault
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Random Date (c. 1450-1620) Hungary Madonna & Child Silver Denar NGC AU58 Story Vault
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Random Date (c. 1450-1620) Hungary Madonna & Child Silver Denar NGC AU55 Story Vault
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Random Date (c. 1450-1620) Hungary Madonna & Child Silver Denar NGC AU53 Story Vault
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Random Date (c. 1450-1620) Hungary Madonna & Child Silver Denar NGC AU50 Story Vault
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Greece, 1963 Silver 30 Drachms Coin - 5 Portraits
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Germany, Weimar Republic 1923 10,000 Mark Notgeld Coin
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2018 St. Helena St. Helena Silver £1 East India Silver Trade Dollar NGC MS69
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2018 Netherlands Silver 1 Lion Dollar NGC PF70 UC FR Black Core Holder
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2018 Netherlands Silver 1 Lion Dollar NGC PF70 UC FR
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2018 Netherlands Silver 1 Lion Dollar NGC GEM Proof FR Black Core Holder
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2018 Netherlands Silver 1 Lion Dollar NGC GEM Proof FDI
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