Queen Elizabeth II
Thank you Ma'am. May you Rest in Peace
Features include: numismatic news; a "what's on" section that lets collectors know about fairs, societies, auctions etc.; an "ancients" section; "Auction Highlights" - where you can find out what has been happening in the salerooms; information on tokens; numismatic book reviews; a banknote section and a directory that allows readers to see what lists the main dealers are offering that month.
Tokens for pleasure
Volume 59, Number 10 / October 2022
On Display A RECENT trip to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard to research an article for our sister publication MEDAL NEWS saw me visiting not only Nelson’s Flagship HMS Victory (sadly not quite as splendid as she was when I last went to Portsmouth, she’s currently undergoing repairs and is under cover) but also Henry VIII’s once magnificent Mary Rose too. Last time I saw the battleship that sank so disastrously in the Solent in 1545, only to be raised in 1982 (the less said about the boom crashing down the better), she was lost in a cloud of water spray as her timbers were still being...Find out more Free trial issue
The worlds' only independent magazine devoted to medals and battles. Published 10 times per year, the magazine features articles, news, auction reports and the world renowned Medal Tracker service, invaluable when searching for lost medals and trying to re-unite broken groups. This service, like the classified advertising, is free to subscribers. Also included is the "what's on" section that lets collectors know about fairs, societies, auctions etc.
Volume 60, Number 8 / September 2022
Heading north FOLLOWING the editorial in last month’s MEDAL NEWS about the Orders & Medals Research Society (OMRS) Convention and our decision not to attend (mainly because of an unfortunate clash with Coinex), a number of readers have come forward to comment on the event—some favourable, some not so much. The main gripe seems to be not the admission charge but rather the locale, with many complaining that Convention is heading back to London. I understand that, London does not appeal to all. It can be difficult to get to for some and is expensive, especially if an overnight stay is...Find out more Free trial issue
Tokens for pleasure
On Display A RECENT trip to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard to research an article for our sister publication MEDAL NEWS saw me visiting not only Nelson’s Flagship HMS Victory (sadly not quite as splendid as she was when I last went to Portsmouth, she’s currently undergoing repairs and is under...Read more
VC world record
Noonan's of Mayfair have just announced that the "civilian" Victoria Cross awarded to Thomas Kavanagh has fetched £930,000 at their London saleroom (September 14). The Cross is one of only five awards to civilians and was the first to be awarded. Kavanagh, who was born on July 15, 1821 in...Read more
RIP Your Majesty
Very little we can say here. We'll publish full tributes to to Her Majesty in both magazines in due course. All we'll say now is RIP ma'am. And thank you.Read more