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2010 Gold Angel Coin Every Christmas the Isle of Man releases a special 1/20 oz Gold Angel of which only a limited number are struck. The privy mark on its reverse reflects the 12 Days of Christmas theme, which make the Angel Coin unique. This year the 2010 Christmas Angel gold design features both traditional and new design elements […]

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Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce that on Tuesday, April 20, 2010, representatives of the Isle of Man Government and members of the Suzuki GB team, including the famous TT motorcyclist Bruce Anstey, visited the Mint to officially launch a 50 pence coin to commemorate 50 Years of Racing by Suzuki. Isle of Man 50 […]

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1995 saw the release of Pobjoy Mint’s very first Silver Angel coin which depicted a classical image of Saint Michael and 2010 is the 15th Anniversary of this special Isle of Man coin. To commemorate this occasion, the Isle of Man Treasury is releasing a Proof 999. 1oz Silver High Relief Angel. CLICK TO ENLARGE: […]

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The Government of the British Virgin Islands has approved the release of a new coin to celebrate the Centenary of Naval Aviation. CLICK TO ENLARGE: British Virgin Islands 2009 Centenary of Naval Aviation Coin On 7 May 1909, the Admiralty placed the first order for an aircraft specifically for use in military and naval operations. […]

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Every Christmas the Isle of Man releases a special 1/20oz Gold Angel of which only a limited number are struck. The privy mark on its reverse reflects the 12 Days of Christmas theme, which make the Angel Coin unique. This year the 2009 Christmas Angel design features both traditional and new design elements. Since medieval […]

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Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of a new coin from the Isle of Man which commemorates the 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall, and includes a genuine, authenticated piece of the Berlin Wall itself. 2009 celebrates the Twentieth Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Isle […]

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Pobjoy Mint is pleased to announce a striking new issue on behalf of the Isle of Man to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the First Man on the Moon.  It was a key moment in history when, on 21 July 1969, Neil Armstrong and Edwin ‘Buzz’ Aldrin stepped off the Apollo 11 Lunar Lander and […]

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World’s First Pyramid Shaped Coin Encapsulated with Sand – 70th Anniversary of the Death of Howard Carter For the first time in thirty five years, London welcomed back the treasures of the world’s most famous pharaoh, Tutankhamun. In 1972, the unprecedented Tutankhamun Exhibition fascinated visitors worldwide with London striking attendance records of 1.7 million. In […]

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Sand from the Great Pyramid of Giza has been encapsulated within silver and gold commemorative coins featuring the Wonders of the Modern World.

Wonders of the Mondern World Gold Coin

The 2008 proof commemoratives were minted on behalf of the Isle of Man Government by the Pobjoy Mint, who has become known for their innovative approach to modern coin issues, and minted the world’s first pyramid shaped coin in 2007.

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View Larger Isle of Man Map A treasure hunter who discovered nearly 500 silver Viking coins by metal detecting on the Isle of Man will finally receive $600,000 in compensation. Andy Whewell found 464 silver Viking coins, 26 silver ingots and an armlet in a field in Glenfaba in March 2003. The coins were declared […]

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