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London Coin Fair

/ Phil Mussell

Are you coming to the first LCF of 2023? Once again, at its usual home of the Holiday Inn (Coram Street, Bloomsbury), the show starts at 9:30am on Saturday, February 4  and we will be at our usual table with all our favourites including the 2023 COIN YEARBOOK and MEDAL YEARBOOK as well as the...

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It's a winner!

/ Phil Mussell

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Congratulations to Steve Hill who, last week, received the prestigious International Association of Professional Numismatists (IAPN) Book of the Year Prize in New York for "The Gold Sovereign Series" - an essential work on the five, two, full, half and quarter sovereigns that we are proud to have...

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Getting their man

/ Karen Needs

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Too high? I RECEIVED an interesting letter just before Christmas. It was from a gentleman who told us that it was, “Depressing to read articles every month of people buying items for hundreds of thousands of pounds with limited or no coverage for other collectors like me”. Now, I have to object...

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Coin of Empire

/ Karen Needs

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Just for fun THESE days, it’s quite common to find media outlets talking about modern coins, usually in relation to how much somebody has listed a coin for online, with headlines such as “Rare 50p selling for £5,000— have you got one in your pocket?”. However, it is less usual to find ancient...

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