Germany’s mint marks are A, D, F, G, and J. What about the other letters?

In the coins of Germany there is a letter: A, D, F, G, and J, the German mint marks. We see what they mean and how they were assigned.

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This is what the Denmark euro coins would have looked like

Even though Denmark rejected the euro in 2004, it had their own coin designs ready in case they decided to adopt it. We take a look at them.

2002 Italy 2-Euro Coin: Here’s its Value

Find out how much the worth and value of the Italy 2002 2-euro coin is and why it's actually very low, especially compared to some eBay ads.

Where to buy 2 euro commemorative coins? List of official online stores

There are official online stores in each Eurozone country in which you can buy 2 euro commemorative coins. Here's a list.

2008 Cyprus 2 Euro coin: Here’s its value

Lately, I have been asked a few times about the value of the 2008 Cyprus 2 euro coin. So let's answer those questions.

2 Euro Greece 2002 “S”: Here’s its value

Find out the value of the 2002 Greece 2 Euro coin with an S. Is it worth as much as they say? The answer is no.

The non-selected designs for the common side of the Euro coins: what could have been, but wasn’t

In 1996, the European Commission launched a contest to select the design of Euro coins. They were 8 non-selected designs, 8 losers. They were these ones.

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What the numbers in the little stars in the Spanish peseta coins mean

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Find out the value of the silver Spanish 2000 pesetas coin from 1994 in all of its presentations: loose, in a plastic bag, or in coincard.

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2008 Cyprus 2 Euro coin: Here’s its value

Lately, I have been asked a few times about the value of the 2008 Cyprus 2 euro coin. So let's answer those questions.

2 Euro Greece 2002 “S”: Here’s its value

Find out the value of the 2002 Greece 2 Euro coin with an S. Is it worth as much as they say? The answer is no.

What is the CJ number (or code) of a coin from Argentina? It’s this.

Let's check out what the CJ number, or CJ code, of a coin from Argentina is, where it comes from, and why it is so important.

1928 Auto Dollar (China): A deep dive into the first coin ever to portray a car

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This is the meaning of the letters ‘SC’ in a Roman coin

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Del Monte Note (US), or when a banana label ended up being legal tender

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What are notgeld coins and notes? The World War I German emergency money explained

In WWI Germany, cities issued their own coins and banknotes, called notgeld. We take a look at what they are and at its history.

What is the RIC number of a Roman coin? It’s this.

We take a look at what the RIC number (or code) of a Roman coin is, where to find it, who decides it, and where to buy the books.

1933 Double Eagle (US), or how the most expensive coin in the world can send you to prison

The 1933 Double Eagle is the most expensive coin in the world, and its story could be the plot of a Hollywood movie. Read it here.