Coin Guides

Discover much more about the thousands of coins you can add to your collection with our growing archive of coin guides.

From modern circulation currency to classic coins from our distant past, our expert collecting guides give you the background information, details of varieties and advice on how to buy the coins. 

Use the categories drop-down menu below, or simply search for your chosen coin.

Australia's Donation Dollar wins coin award
The Royal Australian Mint has been named the 'Best CashTech award winner' for its Donation Dollar programme at the…
22 November 2023
Star Wars 50p coins - Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia
The third coin in The Royal Mint's Star Wars 50p collection has been released. Find out more about the coin and how you…
22 November 2023
Last ever Pobjoy Mint coin issued
The last ever coin produced by Pobjoy Mint has been revealed, with the flagship 'Pegasus' design featuring a unique…
20 November 2023
Golden Highlights - Asian Fan
An Asian fan is the subject of this simple 'Golden Highlights' coin from CIT.
20 November 2023
Golden Highlights - Racing
Motor racing is the subject of a new 'Golden Highlights' coin from CIT, perfect to give as a gift!
20 November 2023
Canada unveils first Charles III coin effigy
Canada's 2023-dated $1 circulation coin becomes the first displaying the portrait of a new monarch in 70 years, after…
19 November 2023
Golden Highlights - Darts coin
The classic pub game of darts is the subject of a simple gold coin from CIT, perfect for gifting or for anyone with a…
18 November 2023
Underlook – Undercat
A new coin from CIT shows a unique view of our feline friend, picturing a cat from underneath!
17 November 2023
Hunters by Night – Caiman Kilo Edition
The Caiman staring out from this new kilo coin has an ominous yet impressive presence, thanks to the unique minting…
16 November 2023

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