Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals

Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (24 & 25 April 2019) Catalogue Cover

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The ‘Merchant of the Islands’ Collection of Admiral Vernon Medals

The ‘Merchant of the Islands’ Collection of Admiral Vernon Medals

Admiral Vernon medals were issued beginning with Admiral Edward Vernon’s capture of theSpanish treasure port of Porto Bello on November 21, 1739. This war was the result of years of depredations on British shipping by the Sp...
A Small Collection of Ancient Coins, the Property of a Gentleman

A Small Collection of Ancient Coins, the Property of a Gentleman

The coins in this small collection were all acquired on the New York market in the late 1950s, from Coin Galleries, Hans Schulman, Henry Christensen and other dealers of that era, and have not been available for study since that t...