The 10 most expensive coins in the world: in pictures
The world’s largest gold coin (100-kilo), minted by the Royal Canadian Mint, with maple leaves on one side and Queen Elizabeth II on the other, has fetched $4 million, one of the most expensive coin till date, in an auction at the Dorotheum auction...
Austrian 25 Schilling Gold Coins of 1935. Austrian Twenty-Five schillings were issued in gold from 1926 to 1938.
Austrian Philharmonic Gold Bullion Coin (1oz) - Backed by the government of Austria and minted by the Austrian Mint in Vienna, the Philharmonic is a widely owned gold bullion coin. Internationally famous for producing exceptional gold coins for more than 800 years, the Philharmonic is one of the most gorgeous and coveted of all modern gold bullion coins. The world’s best selling Gold coin in 1992, 1995, 1996, the Vienna Philharmonic gold coins are struck in 999.9 fine gold.
Duchy of Parma 40 Lire Gold Coin, Marie Louise of Austria (French Empress and 2nd wife of Napoleon), mint year: 1815
Austro-Hungarian Gold Coins 10 Korona Gold Coin of 1910, Franz Josef I Emperor of Austria, King of Hungary. The Korona (osztrák-magyar korona) was the official currency of the Austro-Hungarian Empire from 1892 (when it replaced the Forint as part of the adoption of the gold standard) until the dissolution of the empire in 1918.
This Austrian gold coin represents the finest art while containing incredibly refined gold. http://www.bullionuk.com/products/gold/coins/austria/vienna_philharmonic_1oz_gold_2013.html
1915 Austria 1 Ducat Gold Coin - Mint State at Amazon's Collectible Coins Store