Ancient Coins

Ancient Coins (27 September 2011) Catalogue Cover

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John Quinn

John Quinn

I was born in 1946 in Islington, North London, where there is a well-known street market, the Chapel Market. My grandmother used to sell salad produce there and I remember helping her as a child, counting the old penny coins into 1s. piles. So it could be said that I have handled coins from my earli...