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An introduction to the study of ancient and modern coins

by Akerman, John Yonge

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Published by J. R. Smith in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Numismatics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Yonge Akerman ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ81 .A4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii p., 1 l., 220 p.
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22883640M
    LC Control Number10021196

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An introduction to the study of ancient and modern coins by Akerman, John Yonge Download PDF EPUB FB2

Introduction to the study of ancient and modern coins. London, J.R. Smith, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: John Yonge Akerman.

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An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. An introduction to the study of ancient and modern coins Item Preview remove-circle An introduction to the study of ancient and modern coins by Akerman, John Yonge, Publication date Topics Pages:   The first coin book I ever bought was the title Collecting Roman Coins by Kiely and Van Meter (), an accidental find in a secondhand bookshop.

Twenty years later, I keep running out of Author: Mike Markowitz. Coins: Ancient medieval and modern by Carson, Hansebooks, PAP. Condition: New. New Book.

Delivered from our UK warehouse in 4 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since An Introduction to the Study of Ancient and Modern Coins. Published by HardPress Publishing (). This book is an excellent introduction to the many Greek and Roman coins that have survived to modern times and gives you information to help you identify the ancient coins that you own.

If you're new to this hobby, I recommend that you buy this book before you start buying ancient s: It is very important that after you properly identify the issuer of the coin and you date it correctly, to identify the nominal of the coin.

Unlike the modern times, when the value of the coin is clearly stated on it, in ancient times, the value was known by the weight and the diameter of the coin. Here are the main coins of the period 27 BC BC.

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Grant: Roman History from Coins $8 A small PB book. New Harl: Coinage in the Roman Economy, B. to A. $39 HC. New. No DJ. [$29] Jones: A Dictionary of Ancient Roman Coins HC $25 [up-to-date.

All the terms connected with Roman coins, often with very extensive discussion.] New with DJ. Rodewald: Money in the Age of Tiberius $25 on. Get this from a library. An essay on medals: or, An introduction to the knowledge of ancient and modern coins and medals; especially those of Greece, Rome, and Britain.

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Coin collecting, also called numismatics, the systematic accumulation and study of coins, tokens, paper money, and objects of similar form and collecting of coins is one of the oldest hobbies in the world. With the exception of China and Japan, the introduction of paper money is for the most part a recent development (meaning since the 18th century).

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back to B.C. Introduction to the Study of Ancient and Modern Coins. Thanks for the lead on another coin-book (you haven't lead me astray, "yet") stevex6, #11 + Quote Reply. vlaha, Bing and Eng like this. Eng Senior Eng. Vlaha, being a YN and a collector of World and modern coins, moving to ancients is great, after you spent some time learning about each coin you collect, then buy a Emperor or a.

Title: An Introduction to the Study of Ancient and Modern Coins Author: John Yonge Akerman Created Date: 8/19/ PM. Ancient Coin Reference Guide Part One Compiled by Ron Rutkowsky. Late Roman Bronze coins were not assigned a value that we know of.

Thus, they have been labeled by size. AE1 25mm and up AE2 mm AE3 mm AE4 Less than 17mm 1 gram = grains 1 grain = of a gram or milligrams. The book raises questions related to economic history, politics, power, autonomy, and so on.

Howgego's excellent use of comparative evidence is an example of one of the more profitable modern trends of historical inquiry used in the best way possible, and in doing so he shows that the study of coins is relevant to every period of ancient s:   "Ancient coins," or "ancients," are terms that loosely apply to all coins of the Western world produced from about BC to about AD Ancients were struck in the large swath of land from Britain to the border of India, which stretched as far north as Germany and as far south as the Mediterranean shore of Africa.

Introduction: The history of coins extends from ancient times to the present, and is related to economic history, the history of minting technologies, the history shown by the images on coins, and the history of coin collecting.

Coins are still widely used for monetary and other purposes. The average coin collector of the 21 st century is likely to be interested mainly in modern or classic coins from the United States or other countries that were issued in the past couple hundred years.

They often don’t pay very much attention to ancient coins because they think they are too expensive or difficult to collect. The history of money concerns the development of social systems that provide at least one of the functions of systems can be understood as means of trading wealth indirectly; not directly as with barter.

Money is a mechanism that facilitates this process. Money may take a physical form as in coins and notes, or may exist as a written or electronic account.

Key Factors for Collecting Ancient Coins. Mr. Salzberg also outlined three main factors that are shaping the ancient coin market today. First, collecting ancient coins requires considerable study and research.

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