Online Newsletter December 2019


Coincraft Newsletter No. 20

Hello and welcome to the latest Coincraft Newsletter,

Greetings fellow collector, new stock has just been added to our website, you'll find all the new items under this category: NEW STOCK DECEMBER 2019. This time, amongst many other items, we bring you a 2004 Gold Half Sovereign, a Constantinople Commemorative Coin issued for the founding of Constantinople, a Singapore, Year of the Dragon Mint Set, a United States Silver Eagle from 1988 and a Trivial Pursuit Silver Coin.

... And for those of you looking for Christmas ideas, we have created a category with Unusual Christmas Gifts. These items will surely stand out from the crowd!       


A new category recently created for those of you looking for something different to offer your loved ones this Christmas. Inside you'll find some unusual items from all over the world, from a Napoleon Plaque (the ideal gift for those who have delusions of greatness) to a Prince Albert Bust, there are many one-of-a-kind items in this new category. And since it's almost Christmas we had to bring you a Charles Dickens Bust too!  

Elizabeth II, Gold Half Sovereign Proof, 2004
£195.00 (UHSP04)

Dimensions:19.30 mm approx.

 2004 Half Sovereigns in Proof condition. They are still sealed in the Royal Mint packaging. These are struck in Proof 22ct Gold and weigh about 4 grams. Today the Royal Mint wants £250.00 for a Half Sovereign in proof. These are older but still in their original Royal Mint packaging and we are selling them at a very reasonable price!

Constantinople Commemorative Coin (Almost Extremely Fine)
£69.50 (ACR0017)

This is one of a handful of very interesting commemorative issues struck by Constantine the Great. The type offered here is one of the two more affordable types and was made for the founding of Constantinople in A.D. 330. They are made from bronze and show the Goddess of the city, ‘Constantinopolis’, in a helmet and war gear on the obverse. The reverse shows the goddess of Victory on the prow of a ship holding a sceptre and shield.


United States of America, Silver Eagle 1988
Dimensions: 40.60 mm approx.

The United States has been issuing Silver Eagles, containing one ounce of pure silver, with a nominal face value of One Dollar, every year since 1986. The coins near the beginning of the series are difficult to get, plus they are in Brilliant Uncirculated condition. For the early issues, you would expect to pay more, but especially for our customers, and while supplies last, you can have one at a special price.
North Korea, 1 Won 1987
£8.50 (FNK8000)

Diameter: 30mm approx.

Uncirculated 1 Won from North Korea in Prooflike condition, featuring the North Korean coat of arms on the obverse and Kim Il-sung's Tower of Juche with the Down-With-Imperialism Union flag in the background.  
Canada, Trivial Pursuit Silver Proof
£69.50 (FCA7013)

Diameter: 34 mm approx.

This coin was issued for the game's 35th anniversary 1982-2017. Each $25 silver coin has H. M. Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse and the full-colour Pursuit wheel on the reverse. 

The coin weighs one ounce of 999 fine silver and is in Proof condition. It comes in a handsome wooden case with a certificate. Unfortunately, we only have 3 pieces available. They are sure to be popular with collectors and gamers alike. Don't miss out...
Singapore, Year of the Dragon Mint Set
£17.50 (FSG8568)

This set comes in a handsome padded case with the six coins that were used at the time. The coins have since been replaced. You can get the 1c, 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c, and $1 coins in Uncirculated condition in the padded presentation wallet for just £17.50. These are important low mintage sets at a price that will appeal to collectors.
Photographs are representative and the items illustrated here might not necessarily be the same you will receive upon ordering.
Look out for the 'New Stock' links on our website's home page; they'll take you straight to the latest stock for the previous two months.

Just a reminder that we apply a £2.95 handling fee to each order you place with us.

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