Australia Introduces World’s Largest Gold Coin

Last week the Australian Perth Mint unveiled the world’s largest gold coin ever created.  The coin is over one ton (2,231 pounds) and measures 31 inches wide by 4.7 inches thick.  It is 99.99% pure gold and took the mint 18 months to produce and is valued at close to $55 million. What is amazing is that this coin was handcrafted!  The obverse has the image of Queen Elizabeth II designed by Ian Rank-Broadley.  The reverse designed by Dr Stuart … Read More »

Why Numismatic Gold?

Numismatic Gold coins offer buyers a wealth of features and benefits. In fact, there are many reasons why gold buyers should choose numismatic gold coins: Numismatic gold provides security and peace of mind. As hard assets, numismatic gold coins have historically provided their owners with a hedge against conditions which cause paper investments to decline in value. This was true during the Great Depression, during the high inflation of the 1970s and during the recent subprime real estate crisis. Numismatic … Read More »