Category Archives: Front Page News

ANS Announces Harry W. Fowler Lecture

Press Release April 29, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is delighted to announce that the 2017 Harry W. Fowler Memorial Lecture will be presented by Phillip B. Wagoner, Professor of Art History and Archaeology at Wesleyan University. The lecture will take place on Monday, May 1, 2017 at…
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Money Talks, Gilles Bransbourg, May 6th

Press Release January 26, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY   "Signs of Inflation" will look at how inflation translates into coinage and large denomination banknotes. The lecture will cover the effects of inflation on coins and banknotes from ancient Rome to modern Zimbabwe. Saturday, May 6, 2017, at 1:00 pm. American Numismatic Society. Lunch…
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ANS at Chicago Coin Expo

Dr. Ute Wartenberg, ANS Executive Director, will be at the Chicago Coin Expo where members and the public can visit the ANS table to chat and purchase recent publications. The event, organized by the History in Your Hands Foundation, features almost 100 numismatic firms, and is being held in one of downtown Chicago's architectural gems,…
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2017 March Enews

2017 March Enews. NEH, OCRE and more. Read here. The American Numismatic Society E-News is a monthly news posting sent out via e-mail. It allows members and friends of the ANS to keep up to date with recent acquisitions of coins, notes, medals and other items, upcoming events, and other news of interest to the numismatic…
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ISAW Exhibition at NYU closes April 23rd, 2017

On October 19, 2016 an exciting new exhibition entitled Time and Cosmos in Greco-Roman Antiquity was opened at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World (ISAW) at New York University. The exhibit explores the ways in which time was conceived, organized and recorded in Greco-Roman world. It includes over 130 artifacts that illustrated…
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Art of Devastation, WWI catalog published

The ANS is proud to announce the publication of The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War. Timed to coincide with the centennial of US involvement in the First World War, the exhibition, The Art of Devastation, opened on January 27, 2017 at the Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College. The…
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