Updated: Apr 12
A coin display case or coin holder is a type of display case that is designed to showcase and protect coins. It is typically made from high-quality materials such as wood, acrylic, or metal and has a clear front panel that allows the coins to be easily viewed.
Coin display cases come in various sizes and styles to accommodate different types and quantities of coins. Some are designed to hold a single coin or a small set of coins, while others can hold larger collections.
The coins are usually held in place by clear plastic sleeves or holders that are mounted within the frame. The frame may also include other features such as a hinged back panel for easy access or a stand for displaying the frame on a shelf or tabletop.
Coin display cases are popular among coin collectors and enthusiasts who want to showcase their coins in a stylish and secure manner. They are also a great way to display and preserve historic coins or commemorative coins that have special significance or value.
There are several ways to display your coins, depending on the size of the collection, the value of the coins, and personal preferences. Here are some common ways to display silver coins:
Coin Holders: Coin holders are small plastic or cardboard cases that are designed to hold individual coins. They are a simple and affordable way to display silver coins and protect them from damage. You can buy pre-made coin holders that are specific to the size of your silver coins or make your own using materials such as cardboard or plastic. They come in various shapes such as 2x2 flips, coin capsules, square quadrums, etc...
Coin Albums: Coin albums are similar to coin holders, but they are designed to hold multiple coins in a single album. They are available in a variety of sizes and styles, including binder-style albums that allow you to add or remove pages as needed. Coin albums are a great way to organize and display a larger collection of silver coins. They are mostly made of plastic or foam-based boards which are slightly expensive.
Coin Display Case: Display cases are designed to showcase coins in a more decorative way. They come in a variety of sizes and styles, from small tabletop cases to large wall-mounted cases. Some display cases have individual slots or compartments for each coin, while others have a clear front panel that allows you to see the entire collection at once, allowing an unobstructed view of the front and back of the coin. They are also known as "Magic Frames" or commonly known as "Coin Display Cases"
Shadow Boxes: Shadow boxes are similar to display cases, but they have a deeper frame that allows you to add other items, such as photographs or memorabilia, along with your silver coins. They are a great way to create a personalized display that tells a story about your collection.
When displaying coins, it's important to keep them clean and avoid touching them with bare hands as the oils from your skin can cause damage over time. Additionally, it's important to store your coins in a dry, cool place out of direct sunlight to prevent tarnishing or other damage.
Zanica caters to most of your coin needs and we may have a solution to your coin protection needs such as silver bullion, gold bullion, challenge coins, numismatic coin, circulation coins, military medals, poker tokens, jewelry, and even mini Lego figurines.
View some of our "Made in Canada" Trisdon series of Coin Display Cases or as we call them "Magic Frames" here