2019 Programme

12 January 4pm Uris room, Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York Jeremy Cheek

Coins and Medals in The Royal Collection

22 January 6pm Warburg Institute Elina Screen The Ilchester mint, Edgar-Henry III, and the Stevens Cox collection of coins of Ilchester
26 February 6pm Warburg Institute Denise Wilding

Tokens from the Roman province of Britannia

26 March 6pm Warburg Institute Sarah Stockwell

Making Money: the Royal Mint and the end of empire in Africa

30 April 6pm Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London Martin Allen

The coinages of Wales, Scotland and Ireland, 1066-1279: some recent discoveries

28 May 6pm Swedenborg Institute Peter Preston-Morley

Meandering down the Thames: Private Banks and their issuers

(Followed by the Spring Reception for members and their guests.)

25 June  6pm Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London Richard Farmer  ‘This new monster’: the design and introduction of the 1937 dodecagonal British threepenny
28 June      

BNS/RNS/SCBI Joint Summer Meeting

Theme: Lord Stewartby – The Numismatic Legacy

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24 September  6pm Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London  Hugh Pagan

British Numismatics since 1945: Personalities, Memories and Methodology

22 October  6pm Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London  Giles Penman

Commemorating Victory: British Commemorative Medals of the Great War 1918-1919

26 November  6pm Swedenborg Institute  Kevin Clancy

Anniversary Meeting and Presidential Address

Managing the gold coinage in the nineteenth-century

(Followed by the Anniversary Reception for members and their guests.)


Meetings of the society commence at 6pm and finish by 7.30pm.

The address for the Warburg Institute is Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB.

The address for the Swedenborg Institute is 20 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2TH.

The address for the Institute for Advanced Legal Studies is Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 5DR.

The address for the British Academy is 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, St. James's, London SW1Y 5AH.

The Address for the Grand Hyatt Hotel New York is 109 East 42nd St, New York, NY 10017, USA.


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