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I Am An Numismatic Enthusiast

I might be obssessed with coin collecting. But I do enjoy it so! 3 People

    Why Are People Compelled to Collect

    9.02.2007 Most of us are collectors. Not surprising, considering our history as hunters and gatherers. What we collect – whether it be works of art or old computers – tells us much about ourselves and our society. Professor Susan Pearce, who has studied the...
    Tayer09 Tayer09
    51-55, F
    1 Response Mar 7, 2009

    These Coins Found Their Way From Ireland

      This 1723 Halfpenny has some light porosity, but has wonderful details. Hibernia - the Roman name for Ireland - is Latin, meaning "Land of Winter." Georgius Dei Gratia Rex is Latin for "George, by the Grace of God, King" These coins found their...
    Tayer09 Tayer09
    51-55, F
    Mar 17, 2009

    Shiny objects

    I'm glad to finally be looking into a coin collecting community. I've collected coins for years, but seeking out people with whom I share this interest is novel for me. I hope to meet some friendly people to relate stories and show off our collections. My coin collecting took...
    irgun irgun
    1 Response Jun 28, 2009

    Anytime Anywhere

    RELICS & ANTIQUITIES Generally speaking, a relic is anything left over from before you were alive.  For instance, to my children, I am a relic.  Antiquities are things from so long ago that you can't figure out how many generations it's been.  But seriously...
    Tayer09 Tayer09
    51-55, F
    1 Response Mar 12, 2009

    American Coin History

    We made this US coin history timeline to help us figure out which coins were being used and circulating during the American colonial period through the 1800's, and how we can find more of these old coins by metal detecting. For instance, when we went down to the river and...
    Tayer09 Tayer09
    51-55, F
    Mar 22, 2009
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