History and War Coins

ModernCoinMart (MCM) is happy to offer a large selection of coins honoring history. Since so many different Mints produce coins based on historic events, you have many options to choose from. We do our best to stock not only recent releases, but also backdates.

We offer coins certified by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), a major coin grading company. The experts at NGC will closely examine these coins, and grade them based on their quality. Since these coins are struck just for collectors, all the coins that we carry will only be in the two highest grades - 69 and 70. You'll also find special labels many exclusive to MCM!

All History And War Coins

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2021-P Australia Double Pixiu 2 oz Silver Antiqued $2 Coin
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2020 Canada Silver $5 Moments to Hold- Remembrance Day Specimen Coin GEM Specimen
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2021 Australia Shipwreck Series - Zeewijk Triangular 1 oz Silver $1 Coin GEM BU
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Roll of 20 - 2021 Armenia 1 oz Silver Noah's Ark 500 Dram Coins GEM BU
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Palau Golden Classic Car 0.5 g Gold Silk $1 Coin GEM BU In Capsule
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6-Piece Set - 1937-1944 World Coins D-Day Invasion Circulated Presentation Box with Story Card & COA
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2pc - 2020 GB/US Mayflower - 400th Anniversary of Mayflower Voyage Set 1/4 oz Gold Proof Coins NGC PF70 UC Mayflower Label
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2pc - 2020 GB/US Mayflower - 400th Anniversary of Mayflower Voyage Set 1 oz Silver Proof Coins GEM Proof 400th Anniversary OGP
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2021-P Australia Double Pixiu Forbidden City Imperial Lion 1 oz Gold $100 Coin NGC MS70 FR Black Core Holder Australian Flag Label
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2021-P Australia Double Pixiu Forbidden City Imperial Lion 1 oz Gold $100 Coin GEM BU
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2021 Tuvalu Gods of Olympus - Poseidon 1 oz Silver Antiqued $1 Coin NGC MS70 FR Black Core Holder Pacific Rim Label
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2021 Tuvalu Gods of Olympus - Poseidon 1 oz Silver $1 Coin NGC MS70 FR Black Core Holder Pacific Rim Label
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2021 Tuvalu Gods of Olympus - Poseidon 1 oz Silver $1 Coin GEM BU
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2021 St. Helena 1/2 g Gold £2 East India Una & Lion GEM Proof OGP
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2021 Solomon Islands Minotaur Labyrinth of Crete 1.5 oz Silver Proof Like $4 Coin GEM Prooflike OGP
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2021 Palau Hand of Hamsa 1 oz Silver Colorized Proof $5 Coin GEM Proof OGP
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2021 Oglala Lakota Sioux Sitting Bull & Buffalo Ultra High Relief 1 oz Silver Antiqued $1 Coin GEM BU
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2021 Mongolia Fabergé Egg - Rose Trellis Ultra High Relief 2 oz Silver Colorized Gilt Proof 1,000 Togrog Coin GEM Proof OGP
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2021 Ghana History of Aviation - The Wright Brothers Polymer Ring CuNi GH¢2 Coin GEM BU
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2021 Cook Islands Classic Car Ultra High Relief 2 oz Silver Black Proof $10 Coin GEM Proof OGP
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2021 Canada Moments to Hold - Arms of Canada 1/4 oz Silver Modified Specimen $5 Coin GEM Specimen OGP
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2021 Australia Winged Victory High Relief 1 oz Silver Proof $1 Coin GEM Proof OGP
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2021 Australia Shipwreck Series Zeewijk Triangular 1 oz Gold $100 Coin NGC MS70 FR
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2021 Armenia 1 oz Silver Noah's Ark 500 Dram Coin NGC MS69
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History and War Modern Commemorative Coins

History is known to be the study of past events, recorded through the writing or recording of humankind. Our history is full of war, peace, discoveries, and many more events that are a topic of great interest to many of us. While we do not know every detail from historic accounts, the stories and tales of what happened before our time is very exciting - particularly when it has influenced how you live your life today.

The Significance of Coins Commemorating History

While many older coins can be collected to commemorate history, some very special coins commemorate history through their very designs. From coins honoring the 75th Anniversary of World War II from the Perth Mint, to coins honoring what would be the 250th Birthday of George Washington from the U.S. Mint, this is a major subject in numismatics.

These special coins show designs that were created to commemorate important historical events. The proper coin could be an excellent gift to someone who has lived through a historic time, or could be something to buy for yourself to make sure the events of the past stay in the back of your mind. History is a topic we want to keep close at hand, and there is no better way to do this than with a physical coin.

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