Category: COINS


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The Essex Collection. Post 1820 Tokens, Tallies & Medallions.

By: ADAMS, Stuart J.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Croydon: CPI Group, 2014. 9780952231516:

Seller ID: 45350

ISBN: 0952231514

Revised edition. "A guide to the history of the County of Essex from 1820 until the present day as seen through the tokens, tallies, medallions, transport tokens, tool checks, and other paranumismatic items issued by local authorities, companies, public houses, private persons and businessmen." Pp.xiv/717, colour and black & white illustrations throughout, inscribed by the author to title page. Light blue illustrated laminated boards. Scarce. VG. View more info

An Introduction to Celtic Coins.

By: ALLEN, Derek.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: British Museum Publications Ltd, 1978. 0714108413:

Seller ID: 45445

ISBN: 0714108413

1st edition. Published following the sudden death of Derek Allen. "This introduction is a kind of distillation of the ideas that came to him during the preparation of his 'Catalogue of the Celtic Coins in the British Museum'..." Pp.80, 3 maps + many black & white photo illustrations of coins. Paperback. VG. View more info

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Collecting Greek Coins.

By: ANTHONY, John.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London: Longman, 1983. 0582503108:

Seller ID: 45453

ISBN: 0582503108

1st edition. "In a highly readable style and with the aid of numerous illustrations, John Anthony traces the development and production of ancient Greek coins against the background of the outstanding events and people of the time - from the beginnings of coinage in the world of city-states, through the spectacular career of Alexander the Great, to the kingdoms established by his successors in Greece, Egypt, the Middle East, Central Asia and India." Pp.viii/301, 532 black & white photo illustrations. Paperback. VG. View more info

Medieval English Jetons.

By: BERRY, George.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London: Spink & Son Ltd, 1974.:

Seller ID: 45421

1st edition. "Reckoning counters or jetons played a vital part in the commercial world of medieval Europe. Not only is their use on the counting board of great interest, but the jetons themselves merit serious study." 23.5cms x 15.5cms. Pp.83, 14 black & white plates. Paperback, crease to lower front corner, sunning to spine. Scarce. G+. View more info

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Coinage in the Roman World.

By: BURNETT, Andrew.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London: Seaby, 1987. 0900652845:

Seller ID: 45449

ISBN: 0900652845

1st edition. "This book takes a fresh look at the development and use of coinage in the Roman world, from the third century BC to the break-up of the Empire in the fifth century AD. The emphasis is upon interpretation of the coins rather than description of types, focusing on both how and why they circulated, and how they can illuminate the historical and economic background." Pp.viii/168, 24 black & white photo plates + 15 figure illustrations, slight toning to pages. Grey cloth, dustwrapper has minor edge wear. G+/VG. View more info

Scripta Nummaria Romana. Essays Presented to Humphrey Sutherland.

By: CARSON, R.A.G. and KRAAY, Colin M.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London: Spink and Son Ltd, 1978.:

Seller ID: 45358

1st edition. Essays presented to the numismatist and former Keeper of the Heberden Coin Room in the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford, on the occasion of his 70th birthday. 25cms x 19cms x 3cms. Pp.xiv/250/25 pages of black & white plates to end. Blue cloth, dustwrapper has minor wear to top of spine. VG/G+. View more info

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Angels & Ducats. Shakespeare's Money & Medals.

By: COOK, Barrie.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: The British Museum Press,2012. 9780714118215:

Seller ID: 45477

ISBN: 0714118214

1st edition. "Full of intriguing facts and literary quotations, this fun, engaging and beautifully illustrated book explores the role of money and medals in Shakespeare's world and works." 19cms x 17cms. Pp.96, colour illustrations throughout. Stiff card covers. VG. View more info

Cleaning and Restoring Coins and Artefacts.

By: CUDDEFORD, Michael J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Chelmsford: Mount Publications, 1995. 1900571005:

Seller ID: 45429

ISBN: 1900571005

1st edition. "By explaining procedures and detailing equipment on a 'need to know' basis, a lot of the complexity and mystery is taken out of the subject." Pp.40, occasional figure illustrations. Paperback. VG. View more info

Coins from the Soil. A Guide to the Buried Coinage of Britain.

By: CUDDEFORD, Michael.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Chelmsford: Mount Publications, 2008. 9781900571111:

Seller ID: 45560

ISBN: 1900571110

1st edition. "The author provides an illustrated catalogue of manyy of the more commonly-found coins, together with a selection of coins from overseas that also turn up with some regularity, and which often present their finders with problems of identification. In addition, mechanisms by which coins come to be in the ground in the first place are examined, and the results of an experiment on coin movement in ploughsoil are revealed." 24cms x 17cms. Pp.96, colour illustrations of coins throughout, signed by the author to reverse of half title page, CDRom marked "Coins from the Soil... View more info

Coinage and Society in Britain and Gaul. Some Current Problems.

By: CUNLIFFE, Barry.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London: The Council for British Archaeology, 1981. 0906780047:

Seller ID: 45408

ISBN: 0906780047

CBA Research Report No.38. 29.5cms x 21cms., 31 maps + 38 figure illustrations. Four page Norfolk Museums Service Information Sheet on Iron Age Coinage in Norfolk loosely enclosed. Paperback, slightly rubbed. VG. View more info

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The Sedgeford Hoard.

By: DENNIS, Megan and FAULKNER, Neil.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Stroud: Tempus, 2005. 0752434381:

Seller ID: 45362

ISBN: 0752434381

"In August 2003, at Sedgeford in north-west Norfolk, archaeologists excavated a hoard of 39 gold coins, 20 of them placed inside a cow bone. The hoard was over 2,000 years old....Combining diary-style commentary, full colour pictures and detailed archaeological analysis, this book, aimed at general readers as well as specialists,presents the full story of the hoard." Pp.95, 28 colour illustrations + 46 figure illustrations. Paperback. VG. View more info

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Seventeenth Century Tokens of the British Isles and Their Values.

By: DICKINSON, Michael.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London: Seaby, 1986. 0900652780:

Seller ID: 45351

ISBN: 0900652780

Based on Williamson, with revisions, additions and valuations."The catalogue lists about fourteen thousand different tokens, based on the numbering system used in G.C.Williamson's classic work "Trade Tokens Issued in the Seventeenth Century" (two volumes, 1899, 1891). Many tokens have come to light since that date and new entries have been inserted in the appropriate places using an "A" number....An indispensable catalogue for all collectors of the seventeenth century token series". 25.5cms x 19cms. Pp.x/292, 4 full page plates of tokens + 3 pages line illustrations of the Arms of the City of ... View more info

Celtic Coins Found in Britain, 1977-82.


Price: £22.00

Publisher: London: University of London/ Institute of Archaeology, 1984.:

Seller ID: 45434

Reprinted from Bulletin No.20 of the Institute of Archaeology. 24cms x 17.5cms. 47 pages (numbered 107-154). Yellow card covers, faint mark to front. VG. View more info

Supplementary Gazetteer of Find-Spots of Celtic Coins in Britain, 1977.


Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Institute of Archaeology, 1978.:

Seller ID: 45435

Occasional Paper No.11a. Being a supplement to 'The Origins of Coinage in Britain: A Re-appraisal', by the late 'Problem of the Iron Age in Southern Britain'...Inst. of Archaeology Occ. Paper No.11. 25cms x 18cms. Pp.136. Cream card cover has some spots to covers. G+. View more info

A Handbook of Greek and Roman Coins.

By: HILL, G.F.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan and Co.Limited, 1899.:

Seller ID: 45367

Handbooks of Archaeology and Antiquities series. Pp. xvi/295, 15 collotype plates + 31 illustrations in the text, owner's names to front free endpaper, a few minor marginal spots + spotting to rear endpapers. Blue blind-stamped cloth, gilt title to spine dulled, sunning to spine, edges rubbed. G+. View more info

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The Dating and Arrangement of the Undated Coins of Rome A.D.98-148.

By: HILL, Philip V.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Spink & Son Ltd, 1970.:

Seller ID: 45458

1st edition. "Follows the sequence of issues from the mint of Rome from the accession of Trajan, when with one exception the dating of the coins by the emperor's tribunican power ceased, until the eleventh year of Antoninus Pius, when it was resumed.". 25.5cms x 19cms. Pp.215, 2 plates of black & white photo illustrations of coins. Red cloth, dustwrapper slightly rubbed. VG/VG. View more info

A Re-Listing of the Seventeenth Century Trade Tokens of Essex.

By: JUDSON, Edward and Eileen.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Haverhill: Lamprint Services, 1973.:

Seller ID: 45443

Catalogue of finds. Pp.48, inscribed by Eileen Judson to inside front cover. Paperback. VG. View more info

The Lives and Wills of Essex Token Issuers. Incorporating a Re-listing of the Seventeenth Century Trade Tokens of Essex.

By: JUDSON, Eileen.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: BOC Reprographics, 1987.:

Seller ID: 45450

"I have found difficultyin the fact that some of the persons, the houses they lived in, or the more important part of the documents are often quite indistinct. However, perhaps I have managed to give a starting point for anyone who cares to do more research on any of the 2,000 Essex names listed in the index to this volume." (author's preface). Pp.270. Paperback, old tape marks to spine edge of front and rear covers. G+. View more info

Reading and Dating Roman Imperial Coins.

By: KLAWANS, Zander H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company, nd (c.1960).:

Seller ID: 45468

Second Edition. Pp.128, many black & white illustrations of coins. Green boards, gilt title to front, wear to spine and corner tips. G+. View more info

The G.R.Arnold Collection of Silver Coins of the Severan Dynasty.

By: MANTON, Gavin. (Cataloguer).

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: B.A.Seaby Ltd, 1984.:

Seller ID: 45594

Illustrated auction catalogue of Glendining & Co. London for the sale on Wednesday 21st November 1984, of the collection of G.R (Bob) Arnold (better known to radio listeners as the gamekeeper Tom Forrest in The Archers). 24.5cms x 18.5cms. Pp.62 text, 16 plates to end. Blue card covers. VG. View more info