Morton & Eden

Morton & Eden ⸱ Auction 124 ⸱ 26-27 September 2023 ⸱ London

Morton & Eden offers an important collection of Greek coins formed over 20 years ago by a European connoisseur. Highlights are a Naxos tetradrachm attributed to the Aitna master and a dekadrachm from Syracuse signed by Kimon.

Agora Numismatiek

Agora Numismatiek ⸱ Fixed-Price List XXIII ⸱ 7 September 2023 ⸱ Online

Agora Numismatiek presents 36 selected ancient coins. As usual the list aims at offering rare coins of high quality. Some of them have a remarkable provenance.

Classical Numismatic Group

Classical Numismatic Group ⸱ Electronic Auction 546 ⸱ 13 September 2023 ⸱ Online

CNG’s Electronic Auction 546 includes 1001 lots. The sale features selections from the CJR Collection, as well as an offering of Edward I pennies from the Haddiscoe Hoard and a specialized collection of Irish gunmoney.

At the centre of the indictment against Richard Beale is the provenance of the second-most expensive ancient coin in the world, an EID MAR aureus. From Roma Numismatics XX (2020), Lot 463. Hammer price: 3,240,000 pounds.

Coin Dealer Richard Beale Pleads Guilty

Richard Beale has pleaded guilty to a number of charges. At a court hearing in New York in August 2023, the British coin dealer admitted, among other things, to falsifying the provenance of an EID MAR aureus.

A fresh start for the British Museum? Maybe with numismatist Mark Jones heading the museum as interim director. Photo museum: UK. Photo Sir Mark Jones: © National Trust for Scotland.

A Numismatist at the Head of the British Museum?

Following the resignation of the British Museum’s director and his deputy, the board of trustees has already filled one position on an interim basis. Surprisingly, the numismatist Sir Mark Jones has been proposed as interim director.

50 Years of Membership: PNG Honors Past President Gillio

At this year’s Pittsburgh World’s Fair of Money, the former president of the Professional Numismatists Guild, Ronald J. Gillio, was honored for his membership and service.

Dominique Hollard and Marie-Laure Le Brazidec, Monnaies et Monnayages en Avignon entre Provence et Papauté. Recherches et Travaux de la Société d’Études Numismatiques et Archéologiques (RTSÉNA) 10. Proceedings of the colloquium of May 25-28, 2017 at the Calvet Museum – Avignon. SÉNA, Paris 2022. France: 35 EUR, overseas: 45 EUR.

Coins and Mints in Avignon Between Provence and Papacy

The French Society for Numismatic and Archaeological Studies (SÉNA) published the proceedings of their 2017 colloquium. The volume presents various works and studies on the coinage in and around Avignon.

In October 2023, for the third year in a row Stockholm Numismatica will invite numismatists from Sweden and abroad. Photo: Ana Borquéz on Unsplash.

Stockholm Numismatica 2023

In 2023, Stockholm Numismatica will take place on 1 October. The previous day at the same premises a series of exclusive coins from the Gunnar Ekström collection will be sold in a public auction.

MDC Monnaies de Collection

MDC Monnaies de Collection ⸱ Numismatic Auction 12 “The French Collection” ⸱ 11 October 2023 ⸱ Monte Carlo

MDC presents “The French Collection”: a collection gathered over more than 40 years with 540 lots from the French Revolution to the Fifth Republic – most of them Top Pop or second high grade.

Stephen Album Rare Coins

Stephen Album Rare Coins ⸱ Auction 47 ⸱ 14-17 September 2023 ⸱ Santa Rosa

Steve Album presents 3400 lots of Ancient, Islamic, Indian, Chinese, U.S., and World Coins. The sale features the Charles W. Lueders Collection of Indian & Asian Coins, the Joe Sedillot Collection of World Coins, and a superb selection of rare U. S. coins and medals.