Coins, Tokens, Historical Medals, Cabinets & Books

Coins, Tokens, Historical Medals, Cabinets & Books (21 - 23 September 2016) Catalogue Cover

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Bob Lyall

Bob Lyall

Bob Lyall has been a cornerstone with respect to research on the West Indies cut and countermarked series for many years. A major achievement was the publication of a very important booklet, West Indian Coinage – Some New Discoveries, by Spink in 1998. This work brought to light a significant...
Quentin Archer

Quentin Archer

I was born in the City of London, well within the sound of the bells of St Mary-le-Bow on Cheapside. I have spent almost my entire working life in the City. London is a special place for me, and for many years I have been fascinated by its history and its continual change.Like many young boys of my...
Edward Arthur Watkin

Edward Arthur Watkin

Edward Arthur Watkin, usually known as Ted, was born in Stoke-on-Trent on 3 August 1921 into a family who largely worked in pottery manufacturing. Ted himself spent his entire career in the ceramics industry. Passionate about Staffordshire, its history and its nature, he was very proud that, barring...