Category Archives: Events

Stephen K. Scher Lecture

Stephen K. Scher Lecture by Dr. Ulrich Pfisterer: "Chardin's Apes: Numismatics and the Science of Observation," The lecture by Dr. Ulrich Pfisterer, University of Munich, on Thursday, October 6, 2016. This ANS event is being held at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. You must RSVP online or contact the ANS Membership Department at 212-571-4470…
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159th Annual Meeting

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 3:00 pm Open to ANS Members, and the public. Officers and staff will make remarks and presentations, and the election of Trustees will be held. A new exhibition will be on display. Members are welcome to: Visit the Library from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. (an appointment with the Librarian…
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ANS Honored Arthur A. Houghton with 2015 Archer M. Huntington Award

[caption id="attachment_8093" align="alignright" width="300"] Arthur Houghton received 2015 Huntington Award from Prof. Jere Bacharach[/caption] On May 16, 2015, the American Numismatic Society presented Arthur A. Houghton, III with the 2015 Archer M. Huntington Award in recognition of his outstanding career contributions to numismatic scholarship. With almost 60 guests in attendance, family, friends and supporters were treated…
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Lectures Open to ANS Members 2007 ANS Eric P. Newman Graduate Seminar

Tuesday, June 5 9:00 History of Numismatics and Overview of Numismatic Publications (Meadows) 2:00 History of the ANS (Ciccone) Wednesday, June 6 2:00 Stylistic Analysis (van Alfen) Thursday, June 7 10:00 Archaic and Classical Greek Coinage (van Alfen) 2:00 Die Studies (Witschonke) Friday, June 8 10:00 Hellenistic Coinages (Meadows) Monday, June 11 10:00 Why Coinage?…
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Numismatic Imaging Lecture

Wednesday, May 30 at 6:00 PM at the ANS headquarters, 96 Fulton St., New York City Numismatic Imaging ANS photographer, Alan Roche, will take you through all aspects of digital workflow, from lighting to capture to image adjustment in Photoshop and finally to image archiving. Coins present their own unique set of problems for photography.…
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Electrum coinage: When, where and why

Wednesday, March 21, at 6:00 PM at the ANS headquarters, 96 Fulton St., New York City. Electrum coinage: When, where and why ANS Executive Director, Dr. Ute Wartenberg Kagan, will present her research on early electrum coinage. A natural alloy of gold and silver, electrum was used to produce the earliest western coins, from the…
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Gala 2007

The American Numismatic Society's 2007 Annual Dinner Gala in Honor of Chester L. Krause, Pioneer Numismatic Publisher of the Modern Era Thursday, January 11, 2007 at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, 301 Park Avenue (at 50th), New York City 6:00 - 7:30 pm Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres 7:30 pm Gala Dinner and Dancing in the Empire Room…
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