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7
Oct

Coin Spotlight Series: Australia Gold Nugget

The Australian Gold Nugget is a gold bullion coin produced by the Perth Mint.  The coin is made in the following weights 1/20 oz, 1/10 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/2 oz, 1 oz, 2 oz, 10 oz, and 1 kg of 24 carat gold. The coin has legal tender status in Australia and is one of the rare few legal tender bullion gold coins in the world to change their design annually, another being the Chinese Gold Panda.  …

2
Oct

Coin Spotlight Series: Gold Philharmonic

The Vienna Philharmonic is a gold bullion coin issued by the Austrian Mint (Münze Österreich AG).  This one troy ounce (ozt) gold version was first introduced in 1989 with a face value of 2,000 Austrian schillings (ATS) but since 2002 has changed to a face value of €100. Value 100 € Mass 31.103 g Diameter 37.0 mm Thickness 2.0 mm Edge reeded Composition 99.99% gold Gold 1.000 troy oz Years of minting …

6
Jun

Popular Gold Bullion Coins of the world – Aaron Buys Gold overview.

A bullion coin if you don’t yet know, generally means a piece of gold, silver or platinum that is issued by a world government, bears a face value on the coin and is legal tender in the country of issue. Compare this to gold bars or gold rounds which can be minted by governments or …

17
Apr

All about gold stamps – what do they mean?

Welcome to Aaron’s fun-filled encyclopedia of gold stamps! Fun for the whole family – Seriously though, if you’ve ever wanted to know what the stamps on all your gold or silver means then you’ve come to the right place because I have compiled a serious list. It took my outsourced cheap, third-world labour days to compile this list …

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