Coins

Apr
12
Pieces of Eight: 60m Squid for a Picasso, 100m for £100k and the exploits of a Croatian 'Hyperpedestrian'

Pieces of Eight: 60m Squid for a Picasso, 100m for £100k and the exploits of a Croatian 'Hyperpedestrian'

🐙 A sensuous depiction of Pablo Picasso’s muse and lover as a multi-limbed sea creature, completed during the most prolific
3 min read
Mar
28
Ever wondered what goes into designing a coin?

Ever wondered what goes into designing a coin?

A quick peak into how the mint design coins, utilising modern technology without forgetting the traditional skills and craftsmanship honed
Mar
27
A nostalgic trip to the mint

A nostalgic trip to the mint

A wonderful video highlighting the processes required to manufacture our coins in the 1950s, some fabulous partings on display not
Feb
10
🚀Showpiece number two incoming!🚀

🚀Showpiece number two incoming!🚀

We are beyond thrilled to launch our second Showpiece, following the 1c Magenta we have another Iconic British collectable... Second
Feb
08
Pieces of Eight: NFT lawsuits, Showpiece #2 and half of a baseball card fetches almost $500k...

Pieces of Eight: NFT lawsuits, Showpiece #2 and half of a baseball card fetches almost $500k...

Showpiece launches second item available for fractional ownership whilst half of a baseball card sells for nearly $500k
2 min read
Feb
01
Pieces of Eight: US Crackdown, $90k Sneakers and How the Experts Value Collectables

Pieces of Eight: US Crackdown, $90k Sneakers and How the Experts Value Collectables

Pieces of Eight 03 - US Crackdown, $90k sneakers and how the experts value collectables are all discussed this week!
2 min read
Feb
01
Coins vs Pokemon!  How are Valuations Reached?

Coins vs Pokemon! How are Valuations Reached?

Referred to as “the hobby of the kings,” coin collecting has a history going back thousands of years. Here we discuss the four main factors that continue to determine an individual coin's value.
3 min read
Jan
25
Bitcoin, 'Realcoin', and a £3m dram...

Bitcoin, 'Realcoin', and a £3m dram...

Pieces of Eight 02 - Bitcoin crashes, real coins prosper, as investors get drunk on whisky!
1 min read
Jan
25
A coin in the hand is worth two in the ether?

A coin in the hand is worth two in the ether?

Reasons for cheer in numismatics as a surge in value, volume and engagement continues into 2022
1 min read