American Numismatic Society
American Numismatic Society



Numismatic Conversations: Massachusetts Silver in the ANS: Genuine and Counterfeit with Robert Wilson Hoge

Wednesday, 7 December
5:30pm

75 Varick Street, Floor 11
New York, NY 10013

Space is limited and will be made available on a first come, first serve basis. RSVP required to (212) 571-4470 ext 117, membership@numismatics.org
!!about the event The ANS holds what is believed to be the foremost collection of silver coinage from the 17th century Puritan mint of Boston. Curator Robert Hoge will present examples of all types and denominations of the Massachusetts issues and discuss their characteristics. Participants in the Numismatic Conversations will be able to examine rare specimens, including ones utilized by Noe and Salmon in their important studies, and will have an opportunity to study the extensive ANS collection of forgeries as well. Copies of the new ANS book, The Silver Coins of Massachusetts, by Christopher J. Salmon, will be available for purchase.