Paper Money Collecting, Collectors and Coin Shows in Europe
Pam West, Owner, British Bank Notes
Interviewer: David Lisot
Pam travels the world trading in British paper money. She has been a longtime director in the International Bank Note Society and if familiar with conventions and collector organizations. She offers her ideas about why a person should attend a numismatic convention, the strength of the market and ideas for collectors.
Copyright © November, 2011
London Coin Fair
November 19, 2011
The London Coin Fair has been held for more than 30 years in the London area and currently takes place three times a year. The convention is a gathering for coin, medal, token, and paper money collectors and dealers with an interest in items from the past. Several factors have taken place recently affecting the coin hobby in London including a change of ownership of the London Coin Fair as well as major swings in the local economy.