Ep. 03: White Gold: Studies in Early Electrum Coinage

The Planchet, Season 1, Episode 3. White Gold: Studies in Early Electrum Coinage.
The Planchet, Season 1, Episode 3. White Gold: Studies in Early Electrum Coinage. Image: Bibliothèque nationale de France (128 Paris,Luynes2579).  

The third episode of The Planchet features guests Dr. Peter van Alfen, Chief Curator for the ANS, and Dr. Ute Wartenberg, Research Curator for the ANS (not to mention its previous Executive Director for 20 years), as they talk about early electrum coinage, archaeology, and a brief history of money.

Total Time: 57 minutes

The Planchet is available wherever you get your podcasts or listen below:

Purchase White Gold: Studies in Early Electrum Coinage
ISBN 978-0-89722-349-2
Edited by Peter van Alfen and Ute Wartenberg with Wolfgang Fischer-Bossert, Haim Gitler, Koray Konuk, and Catharine C. Lorber. This is a co-publication between the ANS and The Israel Museum, Jerusalem.

Other ANS volumes featuring electrum coinage http://numismatics.org/store/?s=electrum

View electrum coins in the ANS collection http://numismatics.org/search/results?q=material_facet%3A%22Electrum%22&sort=year_minint+asc