Tuesday, 24.11.2020

Numismatics

Schenk-Behrens, Karla W.

Karla W. Schenk-Behrens was one of the first German women who entered the numismatic auctioneer business after the Second World War. In the 70s and 80s, she made her mark in the coin trade and influenced an entire generation of coin dealers.

Wacks, Mel

Mel Wacks is an expert in Jewish coins and co-founder of several American numismatic associations. He founded what probably is the longest-running private medal series.

Anthony, Peter

Peter Anthony is an expert in modern Chinese coins. He has been researching and publishing books and articles on this subject for years. He also runs a website and has a monthly newsletter that provide information on the current market of Chinese panda coins.

Cheung, Kelvin

Kelvin Cheung is Global Head of Banknotes at Spink and Head of Numismatics for Spink China. The trained medical doctor came to Spink as a collector and has been responsible for Spink’s global banknote business including several auctions a year since 2014.

Zgorzynski, Peter

Peter Zgorzynski is Künker’s representative in the Rhine-Main area and works as sworn expert for gold and silver coins struck after 1871 as well as gold and silver bars.

Vogt, Simone

Simone Vogt is an archaeologist and numismatist, since 2007 she has been the curator in charge of the collection of coins and medals at the August Kestner Museum in Hannover.

Homren, Wayne

Wayne Homren is a numismatist and data scientist. He has combined both with his interest in the future and technology: as early as the 1990s, he really bet on the Internet and its potential to transform numismatics.

Pelsdonk, Jan

Jan Pelsdonk is curator of the numismatic collection of Teylers Museum (Haarlem), Editor-in-Chief of the numismatic magazine De Beeldenaar, and owner of Dutch Numismatics, a freelance company for numismatic research.

Noel, Caleb P.

Since April 2020, Caleb Noel has been in charge of The Numismatist, the traditional members’ magazine of the American Numismatic Association.

Flynn, Henry

Numismatist Henry Flynn holds two positions at the British Museum: he’s Assistant Collection Manager and Project Curator for the Money and Medals Network. Regarding the latter, he’s in charge of a training programme and creates a network of UK numismatic collections.
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