Every once in awhile we offer our collectors the opportunity to purchase items only available in a limited amount of stock. The first newsletter we send out in September was one of those occasions. This stock update had something for every collector, British Coins and Sets, Confederate Banknotes, 17th Century Tokens, Gold Écus and a good selection of World Coins.
16 August 2019, marked the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre as well as the anniversary o the victory of Henry VIII and Maximillian I (Holy Roman Emperor) over Louis XII of France. In this newsletter, we looked back at both events and presented our readers/coin collectors with two coins from the reigns of both Monarchs (George III and Henry VIII).
Some fascinating pieces were included in this newsletter, including brilliant Edward VIII plain edge collection coins, a Merlyn Lowther Historical £20 note and a Victorian Sixpence from 1887. And for our featured item of the month, we brought you a Treasure Silver Penny from Edward I's reign.
In Coincraft's 'Telling History with Money' feature, we look back at historical events that have occurred on a particular date. The 24th of July 2019, marked the anniversary of Simón Bolivar, also known as the "Liberator" of South America. It was also on this date that Hiram Bingham III made public the existence of Machu Picchu. History on this blog will, of course, always be told with money.
The July stock update had plenty of interesting items, in this newsletter, we presented Large Canadian Cents, Donald Trump Medals, Scarce Roman Coins, a Daina Medallion and even Chernobyl Medal awarded to soldiers, policemen and civilians who handled the fallout from the disaster. The featured item of the month was a complete date set of QEII Sixpences.
In our June newsletter, we presented collectors with an exciting Birds of Prey collection issued in Proof by Malawi in 2010, World Coins from Latvia, Fiji, a commemorative Crown from Gibraltar, an Ancient Indian Elephant Coin and a Challange Coin featuring a colour photograph of Donald Trump.
In May 2019 we brought you a 2019 US Silver Eagle, 10 Kwacha coins from Malawi, featuring endangered and extinct wildlife, a pair of Spanish Civil War Coins, a Geroge VI Shilling, a French 3-coin set and 1000 Dinara from the former Republic of Yugoslavia.
In the first newsletter of Spring 2019, we presented you, our esteemed collectors with some of our bestsellers. Amongst them, a Trafalgar Square Landmark Crownsized £2, an interesting selection of Ancient Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Coins. We also had a 1981 Gold Proof Sovereign and a Donald Trump Medal.
The March 2019 newsletter featured some very interesting items, including some rare Ancient Roman coins, a Silver Britannia from 2109, a warriors of the world complete collection, and a delightful selection of banknotes from around the world.
On February 2019, our fifth newsletter went out, as usual, we informed our customers of the new stock available on our website. In this upload, items such as a £5 commemorative crown of the Royal Wedding, Royal Mint Zodiac Medallions, a 1901 Victorian penny, and a Margaret Thatcher Proof Ingot were featured.