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 300 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 53

20. - 21. February 2019

Springs Auction Sale 2019

11. - 15. March 2019

eLive Auction 54

07. - 09. May 2019

Summer Auction Sale 2019

24. - 28. June 2019

eLive Auction 55

16. - 18. July 2019

eLive Auction 56

17. - 19. September 2019

Fall Auction Sales 2019

07. - 11. October 2019

eLive Auction 57

03. - 05. December 2019

Our eLive Auction 53 is online

Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts,

This time you will find over 1,100 lots, featuring pieces ranging from the ancient world to modern times.

The eLive Auction will take place at the following times: Part I - Wednesday, February 20, 2019 and Part II - Thursday, February 21, 2019 both at 6 pm.

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Our Spring Auction Sales are online

Dear Bidders and Coin Enthusiasts,

We will hold our Spring Auction Sales at the Steigenberger Hotel Remarque from March 11 through March 15, 2019More than 6,900 lots with a total estimate of 5.9 million euros will be presented in four catalogs.

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Results of our eLive Premium Auction 317

Dear Bidders and Collectors, 

on Tuesday evening, February 5, 2019 ended our eLive Premium Auction 317 "The Ottoman Collection, part 3". The third part of this collection demonstrated again the great extent to which the events surrounding the many conflicts with the Ottoman Empire were expressed in the art of the medal.

We would like to thank you for your interest and your trust in us!

Many regards from Osnabrück,
Your Künker Team

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Results of our Berlin Auction Sales 316

Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts,

1,000 rarities was the title of this years Berlin-Auction Sale #316 – and after one exciting day in the auction room these rarities found new proud owners. 

Over all our 14th Berlin-Auction Sale was estimated at 6.5 million euros. After the last lot was sold Thursday, January 31st, 2019  at 8 o´clock in Berlin, the total hammer price reached the impressive amount of 9.5 million euros (over 13 Mio. US Dollars incl. BP).

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Would you like to know more about the Russian 1839 Platinum Rubles?

In a small brochure we summarized the journey of the three pieces from their minting in St. Petersburg to the collections of Hutten-Czapksi and Mikhailovich all the way up to our Berlin Auction Sale. In addition, you may find additional information on the history of platinum coinage under Tsar Nicholas I (1825-1855) and the collectors Hutten-Czapksi and Mikhailovich.

We hope you enjoy reading.

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