"A Panoramic View of the World History in Coins: NSI-NB Festive Show-and-Tell" by Alexey Shitvov

The NSI-NB festive night of 2021/22 took place on Friday 3rd December in the hybrid mode. Several members attended the event in person at the Shaw’s Bridge Sport Club, whereas others, including Dublin and overseas members, joined in via Zoom. The main feature of the night was the Show-and-Tell relay of short members’ talks on their favourite numismatic objects. The presented items spanned over two millennia of World coinage, from the coins of the Iberian Peninsula amalgamating elements of different cultures, through medieval hammered coins of Ireland, Scotland, and England, up until the enigmatic gunmoney coinage of James II in Ireland. Read the full story here..


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