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Scenography and numismatics: interview with scenographer Prof Eberhard Schlag

The Stuttgart ATELIER BRÜCKNER has acquired an outstanding reputation in regard to putting objects in the proper light. We talked with Prof Eberhard Schlag, Management Partner, how scenography can be put to use in numismatics. ..

American Numismatic Society Announces 2012 Gala Honorees

The American Numismatic Society announces the honorees for the 2012 Dinner Gala: Harlan J. Berk and Frederic G. Withington. Mr. Berk and Mr. Withington will be honored on Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City...

“A Meeting of Two Worlds”: Historic Ibero-American Coins Re-issued

The Royal Spanish Mint issued nine Ibero-American historic coins like Argentina’s first 1-peso coin or the Spanish 8-reales. But on the obverse these coins show the coats-of-arms of all participating countries...

The engineer and the politician

On August 6, 2011 the Hungarian Mint has issued a silver coin in memory of István Bibó, Hungarian Minister, writer and lawyer. On 14th August a gold collector coin was be released in the series “The smallest gold coin of the world” on occasion of the 200th anniversary of Adam Clark’s birth. The Scottish engineer supervised the building of the bridge between Buda and Pest...

Korean Coin Commemorates Athletics Federations 2011 Championships

The Bank of Korea has issued 50,000 Won silver coins commemorating the IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) Championships hold in Daegu from August 27 to September 4, 2011...

An American coin fair in European eyes

From August 16 to 20, 2011, the World’s Fair of Money of the American Numismatic Association was conducted near Chicago Airport. It was a typically American fair as a European can hardly imagine...

Arrest Made in Brooklyn Coin Dealer Murder

A man has been arrested for the murder of Steve Halfon, a Brooklyn coin dealer murdered on Tuesday, August 23, 2011. Police found fingerprints of Andrew Jackson, 26, on the car where the victim was murdered...

Selected Whitman Books Now Available Digitally

Whitman Publishing announces the release in digital format of more than a dozen of its most popular numismatic books, including the 2012 Red Book and Blue Book. The titles are now available on multiple devices such as the iPad, Amazon Kindle, and Nook...

First Bullion Coin of the Arabic World

The government-owned Dubai Multi Commodities Centre has launched the prototype of the first Bullion coin of the United Arab Emirates. It features on the obverse the portrait of Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed, president of the United Arab Emirates...

New York International Numismatic Convention

From Thursday, January 5 through Sunday, January 8, 2012 the 40th Annual New York International Numismatic Convention will take place at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York...

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