cabinet. A caption, identification or description is written on a ticket for each item (unfortunately in necessarily tiny lettering), sometimes with its price if in the stock of a dealer. Tickets are widely used in England and Europe. In America the two-pocket vinyl holder is preferred where the coin or medal fits in one pocket, the caption card with description in the other.
excerpted with permission from
For Artists, Makers, Collectors and Curators
COMPILED AND WRITTEN BY D. WAYNE JOHNSON
Roger W. Burdette, Editor