Silver Denarii Coins Found in Spain
Once again, Spain can boast another ancient discovery of treasure off of its coast. 200 silver denarii were recovered from an ancient ceramic vase.
"Iron Man" Gold-Titanium Alloy Found
A gold-titanium alloy discovered by Rice University scientists matches the description of Tony Stark's imaginary alloy in the Iron Man movies.
U.S. Platinum Bullion Coin Returns
The American Platinum Eagle, the official U.S. platinum bullion coin, is now being offered by the U.S. Mint for the first time since 2014.
Gold Found in Unexpected Places
The yellow metal has been turning up in increasingly surprising places around the world lately, from car engines to cow urine!
Ancient Coins of the Silk Road
Gainesville Coins takes a look at those traveling coins of the ancient world, especially those from ancient Rome and Southeast Asia.
Rare Mormon Gold Coin Resurfaces
Treasure locked away for more than fifty years has resurfaced and this piece— an 1849 Mormon gold $20—is causing quite a stir in the numismatic community.
What Do Coins at Gravestones Mean?
Coins have a long history of being used in funerary rituals and spiritual rites. What do coins left at gravestones symbolize in contemporary culture?
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