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Bradley Steven Karoleff



Started collecting at age 5; worked for a dealer at 16; Co-Owner of Coins Plus in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1981. Married to Michelle with two children.

Vice President of John Reich Collectors Society; editor of the John Reich Journal. Frequent speaker on numismatics. Presented “Circulating Counterfeit Capped Bust Half Dollars. 1807-1839” with Keith Davignon at 1998 Coinage of the Americas Conference. He received the Glenn Smedley Award in 2007. He was named Harry J. Foreman Dealer of the year in 2013.

He contributes ‘Designs of the Times’ to Coin World.

Auctioneer for Cincinnati Art Galleries 1991 to 2009; auctioneer for Bowers and Merena and Superior Galleries; auctioneer for Young Numismatist (YN) auctions and club auctions including EAC and NBS.

Profile NN:WW 5/27/1997 (photo); PNG Newsletter Sept 2009 (photo); bio by email 3/12/10

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies


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