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 »
A rare gold coin made in Bristol during the reign of King Edward IV (1464-1470) is likely to sell for $5000-$7000 at Spink in Bloomsbury, London, on December 2, 2010. The obverse of this rare half-ryal features a portrait of Kind Edward IV holding a sword in one hand and a shield in the other.
$20 Saint Gaudens as an Investment Option: Advantages
Let us take a closer look at why you should be considering $20 Saint Gaudens as an investment option.
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 »
Gold priced in euros hit a record high of 1,080.04 euros an ounce. Even as most of the commodities tumbled under pressure from the dollar, the value of gold strengthened against the euro.
Why choose ITM Trading for your Gold Market Company
If gold prices surge 50% each year, as has been the recent trend since 1934, the price of gold will hit the $10,000 per ounce mark in a little over a decade.
What is the Value of United States (US) Gold Coins
According to news published in Beaumont, TX (PRWEB) on November 27, 2010, Michael Fuljenz, the president of Universal Coin & Bullion in Beaumont, donated his one ounce American Gold Eagle worth $1400 to the Salvation Army?s Red Kettle Campaign.
Government mints across the world are reporting strong demand for gold coins in 2011. Even the US mint witnessed heightened demand for its gold coins.