Ancient, British & World Coins, Commemorative Medals and Books

Ancient, British & World Coins, Commemorative Medals and Books (11 & 12 June 2014) Catalogue Cover

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James Francis Sazama

James Francis Sazama

James Sazama, known to all his friends and associates in numismatics as Jim, passed away at his home in Southern Pines, North Carolina, on 18 February 2011 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 64 years old. One of nine children, Jim was born on 30 October 1946 in San Francisco. He graduated...
Dr Frank Mitchell

Dr Frank Mitchell

My Father first expressed an interest in coins when he was just four years old. He matriculated in 1936 and, following his late father’s example, studied medicine at the University of Cape Town. After graduating he immediately donned a military uniform and, after a rushed wedding to his teenag...
Halbert Carmichael

Halbert Carmichael

Halbert Carmichael was born in 1937 and grew up in various towns in Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee. Graduating high school in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, science was a natural calling. He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee in 1959 and a doctorate in chemistry from the Uni...