Ancient, British and World Coins and Banknotes, to include the Professor Jeffrey P Mass Collection of English Short Cross Coins, 1180-1247 (Part II) and British Medals from the James Spencer Collection (Part III)

Ancient, British and World Coins and Banknotes, to include the Professor Jeffrey P Mass Collection of English Short Cross Coins, 1180-1247 (Part II) and British Medals from the James Spencer Collection (Part III) (16 March 2005) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

Professor Jeffrey P Mass

Professor Jeffrey P Mass

A native New Yorker, born on 29 June 1940, Jeffrey Mass entered Hamilton College, Clinton, New York in 1958. Enjoying life as an undergraduate, he was introduced to Japanese history by Professor Edwin Lee. He graduated in 1962 and, having been captivated by his studies, went to Japan where, while te...
Dr David Edward Litrenta

Dr David Edward Litrenta

David Litrenta, a well-known name in American numismatic circles for many years, is a life-long coin collector. He started as a youngster in Baltimore and his first coins were gifts from his grandfather, whose career in the railway industry took him around the world and who picked up unusual pieces....
Robert Hogarth

Robert Hogarth

A charismatic, ebullient and almost Pickwickian figure, Robert Hogarth brought colour and cheer to all those in the numismatic world who knew him. Born in London on 27 May 1938, he followed national service in the RAF by joining Her Majesty's Diplomatic Service. His postings to the Sudan, the USA, S...

Special Collections

The Holme (Lincolnshire) Hoard of Roman Silver Denari

The Holme (Lincolnshire) Hoard of Roman Silver Denari

This hoard, discovered with the aid of a metal detector on ploughed land at Holme, Lincolnshire by Messrs. J. Robinson and J. Sparks on 25 November 2003, comprised 408 silver denarii and sherds from the lower part of a small grey...