David Guest, Numismatist, Classical Numismatic Group, presents a talk entitled "Unicorns, Thistles and Renaissance Realism: The Coinage of James III of Scotland."
David has an MA from Cambridge University where he read History at Fitzwilliam College. A specialist in British coins and medals, his expertise covers the Ancient Celts, Anglo-Saxon, Norman, Medieval and Early Modern hammered coinage, as well as the early milled series. In addition, David handles the Anglo-Gallic issues and the coins of Ireland and those of his native country, Scotland. Formerly of Spink, David now works in the CNG London office acquiring items for stock and consignments for auction.
The meeting starts at 19:30 at Denman International, Clandeboye Road, Bangor, BT20 3JH.