Hyderabad, May 20 ( ANI ): The third day of the annual three-day National Numismatic Exhibition 2012 held here, showcased over 700 artifacts, apart from coins and paper money, drawing appreciation from numismatists
and public alike.
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.
As a numismatist
recently told me: 'What about the thousands of objects collected over centuries, the provenance of which has been lost?
Dr Stanley Ireland, of the University of Warwick and the museum's former honorary numismatist
, then late Wilfred Seaby catalogued the coins.
Encouraged by the new Portable Antiquities Act of 1997, metal-detectorists have been sharing their results with numismatists
. Coincidentally, the numismatist
Simon Coupland has challenged the status quo regarding the coin histories of the great Carolingian emporia--Dorestad and Quentovic.
A collector of coins, tokens, and related objects is called a numismatist
Ram Kumar explains the country's interesting past and evolvement of dirham and fil
Don Kagan is representing the couple, who are not being named.
Like every numismatist
and philatelist, Ibrahim also is in the possession of a treasure trove of stories of different countries and different ages that come alive through vintage coins and stamps.
And Peter Viola, an expert numismatist
from the Warwick Antiques Centre, said: "She should strike now while the iron is hot.
Gorakhpur (UP), July 31 (ANI): Jagdish Khaitan, a numismatist
from Gorakhpur boasts of a coin collection with hundreds of coins from different eras in Indian history and from abroad.