First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature
Essay by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek….
From Crime to Punishment: Counterfeit and Debased Currencies In Colonial... read more »
Interviewer: David Lisot
David Hendin has dug ancient coins out of the ground in archeological digs and then written books about them.
He is one of the most well know scholars in the coinage of ancient Israel, works at the American... read more »
A landmark book has been published by the American Numismatic Society and edited by David Hendin and Andrew Meadows based on the collection of coins of the Holy Land of Abraham and Mariam Sofaer.
David Hendin talks about the significance of... read more »
Ute Wartenberg, Executive Director, American Numismatic Society
Interviewer: David Lisot
The ANS was founded in 1858 as a nonprofit coin collector organization and is based in New York City.
It has one of the larger coin collections as part... read more »
Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous friend of the ANS, approximately 9,000 additional Huntington coins (6,159 Islamic, 400 French, 2,496 medieval and later Spain) have been purchased and will be placed on long-term loan to the ANS.... read more »
Today, in collaboration with New York University’s Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, the ANS launches a major new tool to aid in the identification, research and cataloging of the coins of the ancient world.
OCRE (Online Coins... read more »
Cooperative effort includes museum display, two Money Talks programs
The American Numismatic Association in Colorado Springs, Colo., and the American Numismatic Society in New York City, are joining together to present a stunning exhibit... read more »
by Lee Rosenbaum, CultureGrrl blog ……
Reprinted, with permission, from Lee Rosenbaum’s CultureGrrl blog on artsjournal.com
American Numismatic Society Retrieves 10,000 Pieces
Sotheby’s employee replaces coins in display... read more »
A large bourse, great numismatic inventory, numerous family activities and a chance to meet the Treasurer of the United States await attendees of the American Numismatic Association’s Spring National Money ShowSM, May 10-12 in Denver.
The... read more »
New York, NY – The American Numismatic Society is pleased to announce the honorees for the 2012 Dinner Gala. The recipient of the Trustees’ Award is Harlan J. Berk. The recipient of the inaugural Distinguished Service Award is Frederic... read more »
Young Numismatists have the opportunity to earn full and partial scholarships for the American Numismatic Association’s highly acclaimed 2012 Summer Seminar in Colorado Springs.
The two one-week sessions are scheduled from June 23-29 and June... read more »
American Numismatic Society Director Ute Wartenberg Kagan today unveiled the new interactive ANS collection search tool, MANTIS (http://numismatics.org/search). MANTIS (Mantis: A Numismatic Technologies Integration Service) provides access... read more »