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.

127 Posts
18 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: Van Riebeeck (Piece-...
on August 12, 2014, 01:37:44 AM

Collecting coins

No New Posts Coin collecting

Information on the hobby, private collections and collecting methods

Moderator: <k>

6 571 Posts
563 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in MOVED: Need help in iden...
on November 27, 2014, 04:40:54 AM

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>

11 441 Posts
380 Topics

Last post by Arminius
in Re: Churches and Monaste...
on November 26, 2014, 08:59:12 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>

3 572 Posts
313 Topics

Last post by <k>
in Re: The portrayal of ani...
on November 27, 2014, 11:41:40 AM

Child Boards: Coin designers; Unrealised designs; Members' designs
No New Posts 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

1 985 Posts
265 Topics

Last post by nnasir
in Re: Muhammad Forced tank...
on November 15, 2014, 08:24:21 PM

Child Boards: Contemporary fakes

Research and reference

No New Posts Unidentified items

Think of giving weight and diameter, please!

Moderator: Figleaf

543 Posts
159 Topics

Last post by saro
in Re: Please help to ide...
on Today at 04:15:38 PM

No New Posts Numismatics

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

Moderator: <k>

1 849 Posts
123 Topics

Last post by Globetrotter
in Re: Obverse and reverse
on November 23, 2014, 12:51:14 PM

No New Posts Coin and medal production technology

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

738 Posts
78 Topics

Last post by metalsincoin
in Metals used in productio...
on October 27, 2014, 01:31:31 PM

No New Posts Best of World of Coins

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

Moderator: FosseWay

67 Posts
20 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Nomination: Explanation ...
on October 26, 2014, 07:17:44 AM

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

Books, catalogues, auction catalogues

1 124 Posts
206 Topics

Last post by Overlord
in Re: Richard Plant - Arab...
on Today at 05:50:02 PM

No New Posts Useful links

Other helpful sites for collectors and numismatists

Moderator: Bimat

685 Posts
152 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Biographical diction...
on September 09, 2014, 03:26:13 PM

Ancient, medieval and cash coins

No New Posts Ancient Greece

Here you can discuss and show ancient Greek coins.

623 Posts
90 Topics

Last post by Arminius
in Re: coin 16
on October 04, 2014, 04:13:49 PM

No New Posts Rome

For all your questions about Roman coins.

Moderator: sminnoch

2 551 Posts
373 Topics

Last post by Arminius
in Re: Crispus, Caesar (1 M...
on November 23, 2014, 08:29:17 PM

No New Posts Barbarians and Celts

Imitations of Roman coins, Celtic coins

437 Posts
76 Topics

Last post by redwine
in Rèmes Potin
on November 27, 2014, 09:19:11 AM

No New Posts Indian subcontinent: up to 1526

Includes Ancient, Medieval and Islamic Sultanates

Moderator: capnbirdseye

10 521 Posts
2 137 Topics

Last post by THCoins
in Re: Indo-Greek: Menander...
on Today at 08:54:42 PM

No New Posts Other ancients and Middle Ages

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

4 095 Posts
805 Topics

Last post by cmerc
in Re: Nepal, Lichhavi peri...
on November 27, 2014, 02:05:36 PM

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

2 658 Posts
230 Topics

Last post by Pabitra
in Re: Spain 2015: New 1 an...
on November 26, 2014, 03:46:10 PM

No New Posts Collector coins

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

Moderator: chrisild

2 165 Posts
304 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Finland 2014: Animals of...
on November 24, 2014, 03:32:19 PM

No New Posts BU Prooflike and Proof euro sets

Post news on new issues and mintages here.

Moderator: chrisild

250 Posts
60 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Germany 2015 PL and BU S...
on November 05, 2014, 05:14:30 PM

No New Posts New euro countries

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

Moderator: chrisild

675 Posts
41 Topics

Last post by natko
in Re: Andorra aims at issu...
on November 25, 2014, 07:46:26 PM

No New Posts Euro news and basics

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

Moderator: chrisild

1 261 Posts
153 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: ECB is about to move...
on November 02, 2014, 05:15:23 PM

Modern European coins except the euro

No New Posts Scandinavia

Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden

Moderator: FosseWay

696 Posts
99 Topics

Last post by Pabitra
in Re: Denmark re-introduce...
on September 23, 2014, 07:15:27 AM

No New Posts Germany

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

763 Posts
109 Topics

Last post by Harpagon Coins
in Re: Problematic German T...
on October 12, 2014, 10:08:09 PM

No New Posts Austria and Switzerland

Includes Liechtenstein and predecessor states

Moderator: Prosit

961 Posts
134 Topics

Last post by Prosit
in Re: Johann von Reisberg
on November 24, 2014, 12:41:53 AM

No New Posts Central and Eastern Europe

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

Moderator: Zantetsuken

1 462 Posts
225 Topics

Last post by chrisild
in Re: Bulgaria: Bimetallic...
on November 22, 2014, 04:25:59 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.

812 Posts
111 Topics

Last post by bgriff99
in Re: Armavir: Civil War C...
on October 12, 2014, 12:32:14 PM

No New Posts Italy, Malta, Cyprus and modern Greece

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

696 Posts
97 Topics

Last post by eurocoin
in Re: Pope John Paul II on...
on November 15, 2014, 01:20:15 PM

No New Posts Spain, Portugal

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

732 Posts
96 Topics

Last post by aristonazir
in Re: Philip II bronze coi...
on October 21, 2014, 10:49:56 PM

No New Posts France

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

539 Posts
79 Topics

Last post by redwine
in Re: 1/12 Ecu 1647A or is...
on August 28, 2014, 05:05:55 PM

No New Posts Benelux

Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg and predecessors

Moderator: SpaBreda

750 Posts
106 Topics

Last post by Prosit
in Re: Netherlands Cent 183...
on November 25, 2014, 07:54:31 PM

No New Posts UK and Ireland

Includes predecessor states and assorted neighbouring islands

Moderator: UK Decimal +

5 675 Posts
500 Topics

Last post by chrisild
in Re: UK 2014 20 for 20 co...
on November 27, 2014, 10:49:25 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.

919 Posts
147 Topics

Last post by Gerhard Schön
in Re: Oman: 2014 Collector...
on November 19, 2014, 07:09:26 PM

No New Posts Central Asia and the Caucasus

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

559 Posts
77 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Azerbaijan: Commemorativ...
on October 28, 2014, 03:35:31 PM

No New Posts Iran and Afghanistan

Includes predecessor states

Moderator: saro

1 014 Posts
195 Topics

Last post by saro
in Re: Iran, Abbas I, AH997...
on November 18, 2014, 04:50:08 PM

No New Posts Pakistan, Bangladesh, the Maldives

Predominantly Muslim countries of the Indian sub-continent

692 Posts
76 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Japan Mint to Make 500 M...
on November 24, 2014, 04:13:22 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

28 558 Posts
4 807 Topics

Last post by Afrasi
in Need Help to Identify
on Today at 08:15:07 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

11 385 Posts
701 Topics

Last post by dsuramou
in Re: IGM HYD - purchase d...
on Today at 11:43:09 AM

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

The rest of the Indian sub-continent plus Mongolia

599 Posts
97 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Tibet Y 17.1, 5 skar...
on November 21, 2014, 09:58:48 AM

No New Posts China, Taiwan

Includes predecessor states, Hong Kong and Macao

Moderator: SquareEarth

656 Posts
121 Topics

Last post by Pabitra
in Re: Hong Kong mints new ...
on July 31, 2014, 08:53:05 AM

No New Posts Japan, North and South Korea

Includes predecessor states

Moderator: thelawnet

523 Posts
72 Topics

Last post by Bimat
in Japanese 500 Yen 'Prefec...
on November 12, 2014, 11:19:16 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
on September 24, 2014, 12:09:44 PM

No New Posts Other South-East Asia

See inside for countries covered

Moderator: thelawnet

1 019 Posts
158 Topics

Last post by Afrasi
in Re: 1967 Brunei, 50 Sen ...
on November 23, 2014, 08:14:16 PM

Other modern coins

No New Posts Africa

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

3 208 Posts
403 Topics

Last post by Afrasi
in Sudan 20 Piaster - cresc...
on October 26, 2014, 11:12:13 PM

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

Includes Papua New Guinea and Oceania.

1 386 Posts
179 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: New Australian issue...
on November 24, 2014, 09:59:04 AM

Child Boards: Australia; New Zealand

Americas, modern coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens

No New Posts North America

Includes Mexico.

2 219 Posts
343 Topics

Last post by Prosit
in Re: Dime & Quarters: Min...
on November 25, 2014, 02:33:17 PM

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

Includes the Falkland Islands.

1 031 Posts
170 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Chile, 8 reales 1810...
on October 25, 2014, 09:19:43 AM

No New Posts Caribbean

Includes Bermuda.

505 Posts
72 Topics

Last post by chrisild
in Re: Comments on Official...
on October 04, 2014, 03:55:11 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

1 662 Posts
178 Topics

Last post by Abhay
in Re: Transportation cards
on Today at 06:27:08 AM

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

Includes food, beverage, military, etc.

Moderator: malj1

4 227 Posts
541 Topics

Last post by plasticman
in Re: Vulcanised FIBRE tok...
on November 26, 2014, 07:40:14 PM

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

Advertising tokens, receipts, medals, buttons etc.

6 999 Posts
966 Topics

Last post by Overlord
in Re: Please help in ident...
on Today at 05:47:31 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.

1 050 Posts
146 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: Casino de Divonne, F...
on November 19, 2014, 09:08:49 PM

Adjacent hobbies

No New Posts Metal detecting and archeology

A hobby and a science, vital for coin collectors.

1 036 Posts
257 Topics

Last post by Figleaf
in Re: New England threepen...
on September 18, 2014, 10:22:54 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".

158 Posts
20 Topics

Last post by redwine
in Re: Money weight: Standi...
on November 27, 2014, 06:17:12 AM

No New Posts Collecting banknotes

General paper money discussions

Moderator: Coinsforever

3 833 Posts
739 Topics

Last post by malj1
in Re: New Zealand: New Ser...
on November 25, 2014, 10:38:17 AM

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


No New Posts Swap

Looking for a trade? You can post here.

Moderator: Bimat

287 Posts
69 Topics

Last post by sony
in Wanted: British west Af...
on October 15, 2014, 09:33:29 PM


No New Posts External events

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

Moderator: Vivek

1 340 Posts
170 Topics

Last post by Vivek
in Re: Phila-Coinex-Pune 20...
on November 17, 2014, 11:15:22 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

472 Posts
36 Topics

Last post by Prosit
in Re: Photography or Scann...
on February 27, 2014, 08:31:08 PM

No New Posts Information from your administrators

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

1 202 Posts
81 Topics

Last post by gerard974
in Re: A message from the U...
on November 26, 2014, 04:02:04 PM

  • No New Posts
  • Redirect Board

World of Coins - Info Center

Upcoming Calendar Upcoming Calendar

Upcoming Birthdays: Miguel.mateo (42), EnchantedHorse (41), cittho (25), mathew k.k. (62)
Upcoming Events: Coimbatore Coins Stamps and Bank notes Exhibition, Münzenbörse Hannover (DE)

Forum Stats Forum Stats

165 565 Posts in 21 385 Topics by 3 089 Members. Latest Member: nabanitamitra
Latest Post: "Re: Indo-Greek: Menander..." ( Today at 08:54:42 PM )
View the most recent posts on the forum.
[More Stats]

Users Online Users Online

38 Guests, 0 Users

Most Online Today: 68. Most Online Ever: 645 (August 05, 2014, 06:19:44 PM)