Another Royal Mint UK Diamond Jubilee issue sells out

Hot on the heels of our recent article revealing that The Royal Mint’s UK Diamond Jubilee 5oz Silver Coin had sold out, we can now reveal that the 2012 UK Diamond Jubilee £5 Gold-Plated Silver Coin has also completely sold out at The Royal Mint. Alongside the UK 5oz Silver coin, this sell-out has joined […]

Diamond Jubilee 5 oz Silver Coin sells out at The Royal Mint

As we had previously anticipated, we now are able to reveal that the second ever United Kingdom 5oz silver coin, minted for the Diamond Jubilee, has now sold out at The Royal Mint after having only been on sale for a matter of months.  Just the second ever UK coin struck to these specifications, this […]

Continued strong Diamond Jubilee demand resulting in further worldwide sell-outs

A spirit of celebration swept the length and breadth of the British Isles in early June as the nation celebrated Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee, with grand events like the Thames River Pageant and Carriage Procession being watched by millions. Despite these major spectacular events now being over two months behind us, the Diamond Jubilee is […]

Momentous Diamond Jubilee celebrations finally here

After years of preparation and planning, Britain is about to celebrate the first Diamond Jubilee of a monarch since that of Queen Victoria in 1897, with four days of official celebrations. Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations promise to attract the attention of the world with events such as the Thames Royal Pageant, street parties […]

Royal Canadian Mint reveals $20 for $20 Diamond Jubilee coin

The Royal Canadian Mint has now revealed the fourth coin in their exceptionally popular $20 for $20 silver coin series.  Whilst the previous three coins in this notable series have focused on iconic Canadian themes – the Maple Leaf, Canoe and Polar Bear, this fourth silver coin has been minted in celebration of the momentous Diamond Jubilee of […]

Royal Canadian Mint releases ultra-high relief Diamond Jubilee Gold coin

On the back of the run-away success of its sell-out 2012 Diamond Jubilee $300 Gold Coin, the Royal Canadian Mint has released its 99.999% Pure Gold $50 Coin in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee this year.  In a world first for a 99.999% pure gold coin, it has been struck in ultra-high relief proof […]

Queen marks Accession Day as Diamond Jubilee celebrations draw near

Today marks the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the throne, with Her Majesty conducting her Royal duties in public, in recognition of a momentous year of celebration ahead that will see her tour the British Isles and the Commonwealth alongside other members of the Royal Family.   Along the way will be […]

New Diamond Jubilee sell-out underlines growing international interest

In the last few days the Royal Canadian Mint has reported on their website that their Queen’s Diamond Jubilee 3 Coin Silver Proof Set has sold out of its entire presentation limit of 2,500 sets.  This follows our report back in early December 2011 on the exceptionally rapid sell out of the Perth Mint of […]

Swift sell out of Diamond Jubilee coin suggests numismatic interest in the celebrations growing

We have recently been informed that the Perth Mint 2012 Diamond Jubilee 2oz Gold Proof Coin has already completely sold out. With a mintage of only 60 world-wide, it is perhaps not that surprising that they have all been allocated, especially as excitement builds towards the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in 2012. Whilst the news […]

New Sovereign Design Unveiled

We can now reveal the new design for the United Kingdom 2012 United Kingdom Gold Sovereign by the Royal Mint. This new design will be issued for one year only to mark the celebrations for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and will be only the fourth design change witnessed on the Sovereign since 1887. Each coin will bear a new beautifully composed rendition of […]