Saturday, 2022.01.29
Sponsored by

Tag: CIT

Legacy of the Pharaohs: Commemorating Tutankhamun’s Tomb on Coins

100 years ago, one of the most spectacular archaeological discoveries was made: the tomb of Tutankhamun. CIT celebrates this anniversary with several coins featuring something that has never been seen on a coin.

Johann Berner Is CIT’s New CEO

Since 1 January 2022 CIT has a new CEO: Johann Berner. Former CEO Heimo Steriti has retired from this role but has not left entirely the company.

Tiffany Art Metropolis: Notre-Dame

With Tiffany Art Metropolis - Notre-Dame, CIT created a gold and a silver coin that combine smartminting® technology with Tiffany glass inlay to create a special work of art that does justice to the granular delicacy of the Gothic building of Paris’ cathedral Notre Dame.

Fabergé Eggs: Rosebud Egg

Fabergé eggs represent the highest level of jewellery. In 2020, 100 years after the death of Peter Carl Fabergé, CIT dedicated a coin series to the world-famous objects of art. Now they released the third issue.

CIT Commemorates Breakthrough Album of Heavy Metal Band Iron Maiden

With the album “The Number of the Beast” Iron Maiden achieved their breakthrough in the British charts in 1982. CIT has chosen the provocative album cover for a new coin. A numismatic monument with all the trimmings.

CIT’s Hommage to Ancient Egypt: Scarab – King Tut

Scarabs were lucky charms of the ancient Egyptians. CIT added a new chapter to the history of scarabs with “Scarab – King Tut”, a three-dimensional miniature sculpture with smartminting® technology and a Swarovski element.

Coin Invest Trust’s “Magical Lamp – 1001 Nights”

CIT has dedicated “Magical Lamp – 1001 Nights” to the stories from the Arabian Nights. The motif from Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp combines elegantly an ultra high relief with delicate color application and Black Proof.

Trap Attack: Vampire à la CIT

CIT Coin Invest has dedicated a coin to the mysterious vampire. For the third time the Liechenstein company ventures into the realm of primal fears and intense emotions with its successful series “Trapped”. As always with state-of-the-art smartminting© technology.

A Triumph of Minting Technology: CIT’s Firefighter 2021

Two weeks ago, we presented CIT’s 20 dollars coin honoring the firefighters. The rush for this coin was so great that CIT is now issuing three new coins with this motif.

CIT Commemorates Firefighters As Real Heroes

Firefighters are among the real heroes saving lives every day. That is the reason why CIT has dedicated them an issue in its “Real Heroes” series.