Numismatics in Your Ear: The Planchet Podcast from the ANS

By The American Numismatic Society
Combination of nine planchet covers
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The American Numismatic Society launched its podcast, The Planchet, in 2020. Free to listen to online or via podcasting platforms such as Apple Podcasts and Spotify, The Planchet offers listeners insight into numismatic research, art, collecting, conservation, and more, about 45 minutes at a time. If you’re a subscriber or new to the podcast, here’s what you might have missed:

Len Augsburger and the Newman Numismatic Portal (39 mins.)

A Conversation with Shanna Schmidt (42 mins.)

A Conversation with David Hendin (46 mins.)

The ANS in the Time of COVID (31 mins.)

A Conversation with Irene Soto Marín (45 mins.)

Money and Power in Hellenistic Bactria (with Simon Glenn, 55 mins.)

A Brief History of Oxford’s Earliest Coin Collections (with Andrew Burnett, 49 mins.)

Old Regime France and its Jetons (with James E. McClellan III, 43 mins.)

An Interview with Numismatic Visual Artist Jenna Lash (38 mins.)

A Brief History of Women Coin Collectors (with Mary Lannin, 40 mins.)

White Gold: Studies in Early Electrum Coinage (with Ute Wartenberg and Peter van Alfen, 57 mins.)

Mark Antony: A Rogue with Monetary Insight (with Lucia Carbone and Katie Cupello, 69 mins.)

Foreign Currency before the Coinage Act of 1857 (with Jesse Kraft, 53 mins.)

Returning in 2022, episodes appear monthly. This June, listen to the newest cohort of graduate students taking part in the Eric P. Newman Graduate Summer Seminar in Numismatics at the ANS’s New York headquarters.

If you like what you listen to, leave a rating and a comment via Apple, Spotify, or elsewhere. If there’s a topic you’d like to see covered or an interview you’d love to hear, email the podcast host.