Federal Mint Swissmint has launched a new Swiss commemorative gold coin entitled "International Year of Planet Earth 2008." The 11.29 gram coin is sold in proof quality only, limited in issuance to 6,000 and is priced at CHF 440.00 (~$423.00 US). The 60th United Nations General Assembly in New York proclaimed this year to be […]

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The variety of commemorative coins minted around the world makes collecting them interesting and exciting. The coins can provide a deep glimpse into significant events, historical insights and other driving factors for a country. They can also represent simple or fun activities that excite and captivate their residents. A new 2008 Swiss commemorative coin with […]