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.

Künker News


eLive Auction 50

17. - 19. July 2018

Auction: Orders and Decorations

06. October 2018

Fall Auction Sales

08. - 12. October 2018

Results of our Summer Auction Sales 307-310

Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, 

the 4,500 lot numbers of our Summer Auction Sales 307-310 reached a total hammer price of 8.3 million euros (estimate 5,7 million euros).

We would like to thank you, our customers, for your participation and for your trust in us! 

We are looking forward to welcome you to our Fall Auction Sales in Osnabruck from October 8th - 12th, 2018 and also to our 15th Auction with Orders and Decorations on October 6th, 2018 in Osnabrück.

Many regards from Osnabrück
Your Künker-Team 

Click here to study the auction results.

Click here to download the auction result list (PDF).


When Oxford was the capital of England...

For a few years during the English civil war, Oxford acted as royal capitol. This article presents an extremely fine "triple unit" of Charles I from this period in time, which will be put to auction in the upcoming Künker auction on June 21st, 2018.

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Alexander Farnese – The man who almost kept the Netherlands in Spanish governance

When talking about the Eighty Years' War, one usually encounters names such as Egmont, the Duke of Alba and the Prince of Orange. Alexander Farnese, however, who almost preserved Spanish rule over the Netherlands, is less known. We are telling his story by means of coins of the Geneart collection which will be auctioned off at Künker on June 18th, 2018. 

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Three important special collections in Künker's summer auctions

Four catalogues present the material of the Künker summer auctions from June 18-21, 2018. Among others, the auction will entail the Genaert collection with coins from the Spanish Netherlands, the Popken collection with coins from the House of Welf and the Gunther Wiegrebe collection with coins and medals from Lippe.

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Our Summer Auction Sales are online

Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts,

From June 18th-21st, 2018 we will conduct our Summer Auction Sales at the Steigenberger Hotel Remarque in Osnabrück. Spanning four catalogs, more than 4,500 lots will be offered for sale. 

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Click the following link to read the auction preview.


The results of our eLive Auction 49

Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts, 

After three exciting days of our eLive Auction 49 we would like to thank the numerous bidders for their interest and active participation.  

You may view all results online at or you can download the result list as a PDF file.

Unsold lots: All unsold lots can be acquired at the original estimate (100%) up to one week after the auction (plus buyer`s premium).