This post is going to be in several parts. First off some good links for you to follow up, then a bit about yesterday’s auction, then an account of an evening’s bridge, then today, all interleaved with some pictures. 521 more words
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Inheriting Rome: the imperial legacy in coinage and culture
Barber Institute of Fine Arts, 27 February 2015 – 24 January 2016
As Interim Curator of Coins at… 665 more words
The Queen visited Kent today where she opened the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust’s new visitor centre at Capel-Le-Ferne near Folkestone.
The new centre, built in… 250 more words
BALTIMORE (AP) — The first U.S. penny is slated to go to auction at Baltimore’s convention center.
The auction, hosted by Stack’s Bowers Galleries, will take place at the Convention Center, where the coin, known as the Birch Cent, will be sold. 65 more words
A man has stumbled upon an earthen jar with about 90 silver coins from the 16th-18th century while plowing a field with a tractor in the town of… 646 more words