Numismatic Interview – Scott Tappa, Numismatic Publisher, F+W Media/Krause Publications
Interviewer: David Lisot
Scott is in charge of one of the largest groups of numismatic publications in the world. They publish the Standard Catalogues of the World for both coins and paper money along with World Coin News, Numismatic News and Bank Note Reporter. Scott’s group also holds a paper money convention and world coin convention in the Chicago area. In this interview he shares why he has come to London and some of the upcoming plans for F+W Media and Krause Publications.
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.