Sunday, 21.04.2019


Franklin, Claire

Claire Franklin Werz is a philologist, numismatist and possibly the world’s most prolific numismatic cartoonist. She has been drawing weekly cartoons since January 2011, which adds up to a total of about 375 cartoons (at least on April 11, 2019).

Rutten, Lars

Lars Rutten is a young Swiss numismatist and an expert on ancient coinage. He has been working in the coin business for more than ten years already. Since 2017, he has held the position of Senior Numismatist at Leu Numismatik AG.

Eigner, Eric

Eric Eigner is a renowned coin dealer from Australia. He is the manager of Drake Sterling Numismatics in Sydney, which he founded in 2006.

Flueck, Jonas

Jonas Flueck is part of the large group of young and rising Swiss numismatists. He is the founder and owner of Lugdunum GmbH as well as the Ex-Numis website dedicated to the research of provenances. He has held the office of general secretary of the VSBN since 2018.

Günther, Sven

Sven Günther is a historian, professor of ancient history, and numismatist. He has been teaching at the Institute for the History of Ancient Civilizations in Changchun (China) since 2015. Today, he also holds the position of Vice Director of the IHAC.

Bransbourg, Gilles

Gilles Bransbourg is an economist and historian, and holds the position of Deputy Director at the American Numismatic Society. His research focuses on Roman monetary and economic history.

van Alfen, Peter

Peter van Alfen is an economic historian, numismatist and nautical archaeologist. His research topics range from the political economies of archaic coinage and Greco-Roman commerce to medals of the First World War.

Martínez Chico, David

David Martínez Chico is an ancient historian, numismatist, as well as the founder and editor-in-chief of Revista Numismática Hécate. One central topic of his fields of research is the monetization and coin supply in Hispania from Augustus’ times to the 5th century AD.

Künker, Fritz Rudolf

Fritz Rudolf Künker has been dealing coins since 1971. Within this discipline, he is one of the most successful dealers in the world. What began as a one-man business has grown into a numismatic institution with more than 50 employees and branch offices in numerous cities.

Stadler, Christoph

Christoph Stadler is a numismatist with a different academic background. After a career in chemistry, he founded a numismatic dealership in Bremen. Maybe that is the reason why he has such a sure sense for collectors. The Bremen Numismatic Society has been thriving since he started working on the board.