Is it rare or is it just bullion?

J.B. writes: We have mexican 50 peso gold coin and 4 hungarian gold dollars do you have any idea of the marketabilty of these coins? Thank you Mexico 50 pesos and Hungarian 4 florin-10 franc pieces are common bullion coins. These types of coins are traded for their gold values. These coins are often restrikes, […]
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What factors are involved in “minting a new coin”?

Ben writes: Our teacher gave us this assignment on “minting a new coin”. She wants us to find the necessary physical and chemical properties of a coin, or the materials. We also have to discuss about the anti-counterfeiting features which will be in students’ designs. She also wants to know about how large and the […]
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