WHAT IS NUMISMATICS?
Numismatics is the study and collecting of:
Coins - ancient, medieval, modern, proofs
Paper money / bank notes
Medals / Medallions / Medalets - often commemorative
Tokens - privately issued (ie unofficial) substitutes for money
Various related areas
- March 2018 Edition of VNJ OnlineVolume 3, No. 1 of the VNJ is now available to Members through the Member Page. In this edition we look at the first Viking King of England, Sweyn Forkbeard. There’s also examine the Melbourne […]
- The Vault is Now OpenThe first results on an on-going project to document the history of organised numismatics in Victoria are now available through the NAV’s Website. The Vault is a collection of items of historic […]
- Numismatic Association of Australia Councillor Nominations[…]
- 72 Years and Counting[…]
Next Numismatic Event
Box Hill Town Hall, 1022 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill VIC 3128
West Plaza Hotel, 110 Wakefield Street, Wellington, New Zealand
Mowbray Collectables’ next sale on 25 and 26 May 2018 will offer the largest sale of New Zealand banknotes in New Zealand yet – nearly 500 banknote lots, together with many New Zealand coins, tokens and medals, in 920 lots with estimates over $380,000, drawn from the Ian Birdling collection. Ian is a builder, entrepreneur and long-time collector specialising in New Zealand coins, tokens and banknotes, especially early New Zealand trading banknotes, error items and private issues. Foreign material includes Chinese, Scottish, English, US and other banknotes with a small number of World coins and medals.
Come to our Monthly Meetings
We meet every month of the year except January. From February to November we meet on the third Friday of the month and in December on the second Friday of the month.
Meetings are held at Level 1, 420-424 William Street, West Melbourne, just a short walk from Flagstaff Station, and start at 7:45PM.