Yesterday's e-Sylum included a description of Kolbe's auctions 107 and 108 in New York by Douglas Saville.
Jonathan Swift's numismatic essay “A Defence of the Conduct of the People of Ireland in their Unanimous Refusal of Mr. Wood's Copper-money, &c” realized $12,000 against a $5000 estimate.
Changes to the library - The reason I started this blog was to advertise the wonderful resource that is the BNS / RNS library as there are changes afoot. I have just been advised ...
2 weeks ago