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
- Australian Numismatist Archive UpdatedThe Australian Numismatist Archives, which are only currently only accessible to members of Victorian numismatic societies from the Member Page, have been updated with new content. This includes some […]
- NAV Library for SaleSome time ago the NAV decided to sell most of the books from its library. This was not an easy decision to make, but was thought necessary as little to no use had been made of its services for a […]
- Melbourne based auction house, Mossgreen, in voluntary administrationYou may have missed this item over the holiday period, but we thought it was worth reporting to our members as some of them may possibly be affected by the news. On December 27th The Age reported […]
- ANS Partners with Google Arts & CultureThe American Numismatic Society has partnered with Google Arts & Culture to present an online gallery of some of their collection. It’s a fantastic way for organisations and institutes to […]
Next Numismatic Event
Numismatic Association of Victoria 2018 AGM
7:45 pm420-424 William St., West Melbourne
In addition to the AGM we'll also be holding first of our bi-monthly Tender Sales for the year. Throughout the year we'll be selling off books from our library (see story here) and this sale sees the first of these items being made available. The auction listing and a bid sheet for absentee bidders are provided below.
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.