Your Collection in Best Hands

Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG is among the leading auction and trading houses for coins and medals.

Since 1971, the family business stands for professional expertise, reliability and soundness with best international ties to collectors, traders, auction houses and experts. Besides buying and selling coins and medals, as well as four internationally renowned auctions per year, the trade with gold and investment coins is an important mainstay of the company too.

Our extensive range of coins and medals from antiquity to the present is unique in Europe and a treasure chest for collectors and amateurs. In more than 270 successful auctions, the first being in 1985, our thoroughly designed auction catalogues and the smooth, professional course of our auctions have delighted collectors and traders from all over the world.

In the area of gold trade, we offer our customers additionally a wide range of superb gold and investments coins, and buy large gold values at fair up to date prices.

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eLive Auction 44

04. - 06. April 2017

eLive Auction 44 - Orders and Decorations

06. April 2017

Summer Auctions

26. - 30. June 2017

Fall Auctions

25. - 29. September 2017

eLive Auction 44 is online

Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts, 

This time you will find more than 1,400 lots, featuring pieces from the ancient world to modern times as well as over 700 pieces of orders and decorations.

Online auction: 4 - 6 April 2017

We hope you will enjoy our eLive Auction 44.

Results of the eLive Premium Auction 291 - The Ottar Ertzeid Collection, part 4

Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, 

On Tuesday, March 21, our eLive Premium Auction 291 - the Ottar Ertzeid, part 4 came to end. We would like to thank the numerous bidders for their interest and active participation.  

Many regards from Osnabrück
Your Künker-Team 

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Results of our Spring Auctions 2017

Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts,

On Friday, March 17, our Spring-Auctions 288-292 came to an end. We are glad that we were able to welcome more than 350 bidders personally on the floor. In total more than 2,500 bidders attended the auction. The nearly 6,400 lot numbers realized a total hammer price of 10.5 million euros (estimate 7.1 million euros).

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Künker@YouTube: "The War of the Spanish Succession"

On November 1, 1700 the childless King of Spain died, leaving behind a huge empire. The issue of who its future ruler should be electrified all important princely courts. Everybody sniffed a chance to secure himself a small part of the Spanish Empire. The War of the Spanish Succession is an old-style cabinet war, centered upon advantages, proportionality, and the art of warfare.

We have summarized the events for you in this film.

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Issue: The Turks at the gates of Vienna

Künker Auction 289 will offer the first part of the Ottoman Collection on March 14, 2017. This collection bespeaks the sometimes difficult relations between the Western World and the Ottomans. We are singling out one chapter: The quarrel about the legacy of Louis of Hungary and the first Siege of Vienna.

Read the issue.

Our Spring Auctions are online.

From March 13-17, 2017 we will conduct our Spring Auctions at the Steigenberger Hotel Remarque. Spanning five catalogs, more than 6,000 lots will be offered for sale.

Please click here to go directly to our Spring-Auctions.

Künker@YouTube: Coins of the Swedish Possessions

Love for religion was not the driving force behind Gustavus Adolphus when he intervened in the Thirty Years’ War. Attempting to gain control over the Baltic Sea trade, he conquered important trade centers. This film will tell you how Sweden built its position of power, and lost it again.  

Have fun!

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