Numismatist


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Numismatist

Collector of historical coins and currencies.

Numismatist

A scholar or serious hobbyist engaged in coin collecting. Numismatists often study the history of money and can be valuable to the study of economic history in general.
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Founded in 1955, the Professional Numismatists Guild is composed of many of the country's top rare coin and paper money dealers.
The numismatist from Hebrew University actually suggested that the piddling price I paid might have been a fair one.
Here numismatists find a rare "vintage" edition of the 1-cent euro coin as well as a rare and ancient coin offered at a high selling price.
Hanuman Sada, a numismatist at the exhibition, said he had started collecting coins as it was his hobby, and now he owned world's rarest coins.
Last night the numismatist (coin collector), who runs Goulborn Collection Ltd from the Rhyl Coin and Stamp Centre in Sussex Street, said Benny, 11, "thought it was his birthday" when he sunk his teeth into the parcel "like a chew toy".
Valuers from Fellows & Sons auction house in Augusta Street, where the free event is being held from 10am and 4pm on Wednesday, July 29, will join distinguished numismatist Charles Riley - who has more than 30 years' experience as a professional collector and valuer - in identifying artefacts and their monetary value.
Bosley also trained Numismatist, who finished third in the Stewards' Cup and Ayr Gold Cup in 1983.
Dr Stanley Ireland, of the University of Warwick and the museum's former honorary numismatist, then late Wilfred Seaby catalogued the coins.
In a driving finish it's 11 to 1 chance Polly's Brother (K Hodgson) trained by that wily old fox Peter Easterby who just shades it from outsiders Amorous (M Hills) and Numismatist (R Street).
The five authenticators from 2003 who re-examined the Walton nickel in Florida were Heritage Senior Numismatist Mark Borckardt, PCGS Board of Experts member; dealer and author John "JD" Dannreuther; numismatic author and dealer Jeff Garrett; Professional Coin Grading Service Co-Founder and Collectors Universe President David Hall; and numismatic author and dealer Fred Weinberg.
Veteran numismatist Don Kagan is representing the couple, who are not being named.