Golden profile of Nicholas II. Last coins of the last king
The tradition of portrait gold and silver coins was renewed under Nicholas II. The last Russian emperor, the representative of the house of the Romanovs, was very beautiful. Undoubtedly, his…

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Coins of Alexander of Macedon
The great victories of Alexander the Great were nothing more than an era of transition in the ancient world. The coins perfectly demonstrated his rule, various campaigns, famous battles and…

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Recovery of monetary business in Russia
After a rather long period of coin-less commodity circulation, in 1380 under the Grand Duke Dmitry Donskoy, the coins regained their function. In addition, the revival of the coin case…

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collecting coins

Collecting is a favorite human activity. We collect antiquities and art, technical values ​​and objects of nature into a single collection. The desire for preservation and accumulation is inherent in the essence of progressive people. Search, unification and study of subject communities can give the collector a real pleasure and joy from the new find. In addition, there are collections that are not only of historical and cultural value, but also of real value.

The science of numismatics deals with the study of money circulation and coin minting, complementing the knowledge of economic relations between people in different periods of history. Today, collecting coins and banknotes contributes to the satisfaction of the hunters excitement of olden times and the accumulation of wealth.

Coins of different eras are currently profitable investment objects with a high degree of profitability. The advantage of these investments is due to the historical value and rarity of many specimens, the consumer growth on which is steadily growing.

It is quite easy to start a numismatic collection: you must decide on the theme of the meeting and buy coins. There are collections of coins by country, historical epoch, denomination of banknotes, united by a common theme of the image or form, a single material of manufacture. To navigate the countless offer of coins for beginners, however, as well as professionals, help special directories, which reflect banknotes of different eras, their rarity and value.
The most understandable, common and colorful collections are coins, combined themes of images. Each collector chooses the story that he likes. Coins depicting flora and fauna, famous personalities and historical monuments, ships and cars, dedicated to military subjects and aviation. To complete and multiply such collections is a real pleasure. The collector feels a surge of joy and adrenaline when he manages to get exactly that coin, about which he had heard so much and dreamed of replenishing his favorite collection with it.

Of course, the most valuable and prestigious numismatic collections are coins made of precious metals. The cost of modern coins is close to the value of the precious metal contained in them, which grows with time. The real wealth is antique gold coins. Their price depends on the denomination of the coin, rarity and degree of its preservation. Nowadays, silver coins, which are a profitable investment, are increasingly being issued. An interesting fact is that the ancient royal coins, made of this noble metal, minted under Peter I, often cost more than their gold counterparts. Contributed to this deficiency of silver, observed at the time.

Coin collecting is not only a pleasant and exciting activity, but also a good way to invest and increase your funds. You can buy the necessary items, for example, silver coins, through specialized numismatic shops or antique shops. Antique coin auctions are a great way to sell unwanted items at a bargain price or to increase your collection.

Museum collections. On the threshold of a new time
The onset of the new era and the full-scale development of trade relations and entrepreneurship connected with this event demanded stable money that would not be so diverse in weight…

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A set of jubilee coins dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Patriotic War of 1812
Nothing can so please the present coin collector, as a new coin in its collection, and even better, if it will be a whole album of commemorative coins. However, if…

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Western coins in the territory of Russia
From the middle of the tenth century, the mass distribution of silver coins of Western Europe to the lands of Eastern Europe began, and to a large extent this affected…

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3 coins of medieval England
A rather large role in collecting coins is played by the age of the coins themselves, and the older they are, the more valuable your collection will be. A typical…

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