New members

No New Posts Where does this go?

Not clear which board your post should go on? Post it here and a moderator will move it to the right board.

152 Posts
23 Topics

Last post by tel1958
in Re: A little help with t...
on March 24, 2015, 12:11:46 PM

Collecting coins

No New Posts Coin collecting

Information on the hobby, private collections and collecting methods

Moderator: <k>

6 587 Posts
573 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Cleaning lead
on March 29, 2015, 10:33:07 PM

Child Boards: Buying coins; Cleaning, conservation and storage; The law, breaking it, international shipping
No New Posts Thematic collecting

Here, any theme goes, as long as it remains coin-related

Moderator: <k>

11 816 Posts
406 Topics

Last post by <k>
in Re: Children on coins
on March 29, 2015, 02:41:14 PM

Child Boards: Coin characteristics; Transport on coins; Wildlife and agriculture
No New Posts Coin design

Official entries and designs by members. Enjoy the fruits of creativity and fantasy.

Moderator: <k>

3 684 Posts
321 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: european art
on March 28, 2015, 02:07:18 PM

Child Boards: Coin designers; Unrealised designs; Members' designs
No New Posts Fantasies, fakes and imitations

Coins made without authority with the intention to deceive and pieces made with the intention to replace a genuine coin but without the intention to deceive

Moderator: davidrj

2 629 Posts
381 Topics

Last post by escapist
in Fake Zoilos drachm
on March 29, 2015, 10:57:37 PM

Child Boards: Contemporary fakes; Art, humour and propaganda; Fantasies

Research and reference

No New Posts Unidentified items

Think of giving weight and diameter, please!

Moderator: Figleaf

607 Posts
188 Topics

Last post by shashivagale
in Please help to identify ...
on March 29, 2015, 10:28:23 PM

No New Posts Numismatics

Information on the science of numismatics, its terminology and public numismatic collections

Moderator: <k>

1 961 Posts
127 Topics

Last post by EWC
in Re: How and when were th...
on February 27, 2015, 11:35:33 AM

No New Posts Coin and medal production technology

From anvil and hammer to modern presses and how they were handled.

834 Posts
83 Topics

Last post by JoeYuk
in Re: USA 1c 1955 Doubled ...
on March 28, 2015, 06:39:05 PM

No New Posts Best of World of Coins

Showcasing our membership's best contributions to numismatics, chosen by the members themselves

Moderator: FosseWay

89 Posts
24 Topics

Last post by THCoins
in Re: Nomination: Shima-se...
on March 23, 2015, 03:46:57 PM

Child Boards: Election process; Elected articles
No New Posts Printed material

Books, catalogues, auction catalogues

1 172 Posts
214 Topics

Last post by Overlord
in Re: Cheap reference book...
on March 15, 2015, 05:31:35 AM

No New Posts Useful links

Other helpful sites for collectors and numismatists

Moderator: Bimat

732 Posts
159 Topics

Last post by Andrius
in Re: euros catalogue
on March 29, 2015, 08:01:58 AM

Ancient, medieval and cash coins

No New Posts Ancient Greece

Here you can discuss and show ancient Greek coins.

632 Posts
93 Topics

Last post by THCoins
in Re: Please help to ident...
on March 27, 2015, 06:50:39 PM

No New Posts Rome

For all your questions about Roman coins.

Moderator: sminnoch

2 633 Posts
390 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Unidentified Greek o...
on March 22, 2015, 06:33:05 PM

No New Posts Barbarians and Celts

Imitations of Roman coins, Celtic coins

459 Posts
79 Topics

Last post by cavaros
in Re: The First British Co...
on March 09, 2015, 04:04:20 PM

No New Posts Indian subcontinent: up to 1526

Includes Ancient, Medieval and Islamic Sultanates

Moderator: capnbirdseye

11 952 Posts
2 462 Topics

Last post by escapist
in Re: Sultans of Sind?
on March 29, 2015, 11:38:59 PM

No New Posts Other ancients and Middle Ages

Coins struck before 1506 that don't fit in other categories on this board

4 844 Posts
948 Topics

Last post by bgriff99
in Re: Imperial China: Han ...
on March 29, 2015, 08:17:06 AM

Child Boards: Islamic world; Christian world; Cast cash type coins

Euro coins

No New Posts Circulation and commemorative euro coins

Coins that are legal tender throughout the euro area: regular circulation coins and commemorative 2 euro issues.

Moderator: chrisild

2 881 Posts
250 Topics

Last post by Illioplius
in Re: Slovakia 2015: Ľudov...
on March 21, 2015, 03:45:56 PM

No New Posts Collector coins

Coins (usually gold or silver) made primarily for collectors; legal tender in the issuing country only.

Moderator: chrisild

2 272 Posts
322 Topics

Last post by eurocoin
in Netherlands: Bullion 201...
on March 26, 2015, 03:56:17 PM

No New Posts BU Prooflike and Proof euro sets

Post news on new issues and mintages here.

Moderator: chrisild

306 Posts
66 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Lithuania: BU and Proof ...
on March 17, 2015, 06:26:41 AM

No New Posts New euro countries

Which countries want to use the euro? When will it happen? New designs. All here.

Moderator: chrisild

707 Posts
41 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Lithuania introduces...
on January 02, 2015, 03:57:42 PM

No New Posts Euro news and basics

For everything that doesn't fit in the other categories of this board

Moderator: chrisild

1 259 Posts
153 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Greece, the EU and t...
on February 02, 2015, 03:24:19 PM

Modern European coins except the euro

No New Posts Scandinavia

Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden

Moderator: FosseWay

718 Posts
100 Topics

Last post by Siberian Man
in Re: Denmark: 25 řre 1955...
on March 14, 2015, 10:00:44 AM

No New Posts Germany

Includes German states, Danzig, GDR, Saarland, army money

823 Posts
115 Topics

Last post by EWC
in Re: Old German coins fro...
on March 16, 2015, 08:31:41 AM

No New Posts Austria and Switzerland

Includes Liechtenstein and predecessor states

Moderator: Prosit

1 015 Posts
137 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Switzerland Jan-2014: Ga...
on March 20, 2015, 04:03:25 PM

No New Posts Central and Eastern Europe

Includes predecessor states. See inside for what's covered here.

Moderator: Zantetsuken

1 497 Posts
227 Topics

Last post by natko
in Re: Transnistria/PMR: Ne...
on March 03, 2015, 09:06:21 PM

Child Boards: Baltics; Central Europe; South-East Europe
No New Posts Russia and USSR; Belarus, Ukraine

Includes coins of Russian Caucasia, Siberia, Tannu Tuva, and Tatarstan.

876 Posts
116 Topics

Last post by wrongmove
in Re: USSR and Russia Coin...
on March 04, 2015, 12:36:37 PM

No New Posts Italy, Malta, Cyprus and modern Greece

Includes predecessor states, Crete, Ionian Islands, Vatican and San Marino

709 Posts
99 Topics

Last post by capnbirdseye
in Re: Crete, 10 Lepta 1900...
on March 04, 2015, 09:02:09 PM

No New Posts Spain, Portugal

Includes Gibraltar, Andorra and surrounding islands that belong to these countries

791 Posts
104 Topics

Last post by Pabitra
in Re: Comments on "Milesto...
on March 12, 2015, 03:17:00 AM

No New Posts France

Includes Monaco. Excludes parts of the Holy Roman empire now in France.

593 Posts
87 Topics

Last post by Siberian Man
in Re: French royal coins f...
on March 24, 2015, 04:17:40 AM

No New Posts Benelux

Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg and predecessors

Moderator: SpaBreda

763 Posts
109 Topics

Last post by Aernout
in Re: Belgium: 10 frank 19...
on January 18, 2015, 06:54:00 PM

No New Posts UK and Ireland

Includes predecessor states and assorted neighbouring islands

Moderator: UK Decimal +

6 093 Posts
526 Topics

Last post by Candy
in Re: New pound coins in 2...
on March 29, 2015, 07:06:03 PM

Child Boards: UK Pre-decimal coins; UK Decimal coins; British Crown Dependencies; Ireland

Modern Asian coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens

No New Posts West Asia

Arab states of the Middle East, Turkey and Israel. Includes predecessors.

935 Posts
149 Topics

Last post by THCoins
in Re: Re: Ottoman Manghir ...
on March 28, 2015, 02:41:52 PM

No New Posts Central Asia and the Caucasus

Asian states, formerly part of the Soviet Union. Includes predecessors.

569 Posts
79 Topics

Last post by Arminius
in Re: Georgia: post-Soviet...
on March 14, 2015, 06:24:04 PM

No New Posts Iran and Afghanistan

Includes predecessor states

Moderator: saro

1 111 Posts
216 Topics

Last post by shashivagale
in Re: Please help to ident...
on March 20, 2015, 03:27:48 PM

No New Posts Pakistan, Bangladesh, the Maldives

Predominantly Muslim countries of the Indian sub-continent

688 Posts
81 Topics

Last post by Pabitra
in Re: Bangladesh: Tk 5 Coi...
on March 29, 2015, 02:54:56 PM

No New Posts Indian subcontinent: Mughal dynasty and colonial (1526-1947)

For coins, pseudo coins and tokens. Ask questions and show new acquisitions

Moderator: asm

29 744 Posts
5 044 Topics

Last post by coinlover
in Re: Akbar, AE Nisfi, Dar...
on March 29, 2015, 06:00:17 PM

Child Boards: Mughal central government; Princely States and Independent kingdoms; British India; Other European Influences
No New Posts India post 1947

The coins of post-independence India

Moderator: dheer

11 631 Posts
724 Topics

Last post by @josephjk
in Re: Gandhi 20 paise coin
on March 29, 2015, 06:32:23 PM

No New Posts Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet and Mongolia

The rest of the Indian sub-continent plus Mongolia

632 Posts
104 Topics

Last post by Gusev
in Re: nee your help-identi...
on March 26, 2015, 04:23:41 PM

No New Posts China, Taiwan

Includes predecessor states, Hong Kong and Macao

Moderator: SquareEarth

683 Posts
124 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: Manzhouguo fibercoin...
on March 27, 2015, 11:16:12 PM

No New Posts Japan, North and South Korea

Includes predecessor states

Moderator: thelawnet

569 Posts
76 Topics

Last post by bububoy
in Re: Japan: New Coins to ...
on March 27, 2015, 07:39:56 AM

No New Posts Indonesia

For coins, pseudo coins and tokens. Ask questions and show new acquisitions

Moderator: thelawnet

829 Posts
82 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: VERENIGDE OOSTINDISC...
on September 24, 2014, 12:09:44 PM

No New Posts Other South-East Asia

See inside for countries covered

Moderator: thelawnet

1 064 Posts
168 Topics

Last post by adam
in Re: Thailand - 2015 issu...
on March 28, 2015, 01:52:13 PM

Other modern coins

No New Posts Africa

For coins, pseudo coins and tokens. Ask questions and show new acquisitions

3 462 Posts
418 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Spanish Oran
on March 28, 2015, 07:09:56 PM

Child Boards: North Africa; Sub-Saharan Africa
No New Posts Australasia

Includes Papua New Guinea and Oceania.

1 480 Posts
183 Topics

Last post by zookeeperz
in Re: 1977 Cook Island Fi...
on March 29, 2015, 04:26:02 PM

Child Boards: Australia; New Zealand

Americas, modern coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens

No New Posts North America

Includes Mexico.

2 306 Posts
354 Topics

Last post by Prosit
in Re: Newfoundland 1 cent ...
on March 29, 2015, 04:12:10 AM

Child Boards: Canada; USA
No New Posts Central and South America

Includes the Falkland Islands.

1 055 Posts
173 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: ARGENTINA coins
on February 25, 2015, 11:52:28 AM

No New Posts Caribbean

Includes Bermuda.

549 Posts
75 Topics

Last post by Pabitra
in Guyana to issue a commem...
on March 22, 2015, 02:13:07 PM

Other tokens and medals

No New Posts Transportation tokens

Bus, tram and train tokens only. Other transportation tokens go to the child board

Moderator: malj1

1 768 Posts
184 Topics

Last post by Afrasi
in Re: Vintage locomotive
on March 27, 2015, 04:30:59 PM

Child Boards: Ferry, toll road and bridge tokens.
No New Posts Other tokens used for payments

Includes food, beverage, military, etc.

Moderator: malj1

4 646 Posts
577 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: Playland Fun Park, S...
on March 28, 2015, 06:27:16 AM

Child Boards: Tokens for operating machines
No New Posts Not used for payments

Advertising tokens, receipts, medals, buttons etc.

7 344 Posts
1 019 Topics

Last post by jalwa
in Re: British-India Badge ...
on March 28, 2015, 04:56:49 PM

Child Boards: Famous people, places and events, souvenirs; Prizes and decorations; Calendar luck and new year medals; Religious and philanthropic medals; Advertising pieces
No New Posts Counters, toy and play money

Pieces used for calculations, keeping scores, casinos or for play.

1 173 Posts
156 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: NINA pub game
on March 29, 2015, 10:38:15 PM

Adjacent hobbies

No New Posts Metal detecting and archeology

A hobby and a science, vital for coin collectors.

1 048 Posts
259 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: Israel: Largest Hoar...
on February 18, 2015, 09:36:48 PM

No New Posts Coin scales, weights and handling machines

Includes official tariffs and weight tables. Does not include modern collector's tools, such as electronic mini-scales, callipers and mini-magnets. These are covered on the board "coin collecting".

175 Posts
23 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Bulgaria and Cubo-Oc...
on January 21, 2015, 11:06:19 AM

No New Posts Collecting banknotes

General paper money discussions

Moderator: Coinsforever

3 953 Posts
758 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Hong Kong: New Commemora...
on March 26, 2015, 02:42:25 PM

Child Boards: Africa; Americas; Indian subcontinent; Other Asia; Australasia; Euro; Other Europe

Swap/Buy/Sell

No New Posts Swap

Looking for a trade? You can post here.

Moderator: Bimat

291 Posts
72 Topics

Last post by medved
in Coins, Banknotes, Tokens...
on February 24, 2015, 02:06:50 PM

Events

No New Posts External events

When and where will there be a fair or an auction? See also the calendar.

Moderator: Vivek

1 382 Posts
178 Topics

Last post by dheer
in Re: Mudra Mahostva 2015-...
on March 25, 2015, 04:20:24 AM

Forum and community information

No New Posts Scanning, photography and image manipulation

See also the boards on "The law, breaking it, and international shipping" for copyright issues and "Computer and forum software issues" for posting problems

Moderator: PeaceBD

478 Posts
37 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: Test Image from my n...
on January 06, 2015, 12:48:12 PM

No New Posts Information from your administrators

Here is information about this forum's community rules. Please read before posting.

1 222 Posts
82 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Spam Attack
on February 27, 2015, 06:08:53 AM

  • No New Posts
  • Redirect Board

World of Coins - Info Center

Upcoming Calendar Upcoming Calendar

April Fools
Upcoming Birthdays: belg_jos (34), telcoins (25), mlvs (32), izotz (38), Milan (25)

Forum Stats Forum Stats

174 749 Posts in 22 807 Topics by 3 367 Members. Latest Member: amit.demta
Latest Post: "Re: Sultans of Sind?" ( March 29, 2015, 11:38:59 PM )
View the most recent posts on the forum.
[More Stats]

Users Online Users Online

38 Guests, 6 Users

Users active in past 15 minutes:
Figleaf, Alan71, @josephjk, shashivagale, bgriff99, capnbirdseye

Most Online Today: 51. Most Online Ever: 645 (August 05, 2014, 06:19:44 PM)