American Numismatic Society
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Curator Peter van Alfen discusses the history of the American Numismatic Society's J. Sanford Saltus Award and the medallic art of its 2011 recipient, João Duarte.
The American Numismatic Society is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the study of coins, currency, medals, tokens, and related objects from all cultures, past and present. For more information or to become a member, please go to: www.numismatics.org.
This film looks at one of the more clever anti-counterfeiting devices in the collection of the American Numismatic Society.
Humorous observations from the ANS, to honor April Fools Day.
An educational video produced for the American Numismatic Society's exhibition "Drachmas, Doubloons and Dollars: The History of Money," which ran at the New York Federal Reserve from 2002 to 2012. For more information and content, please go to numismatics.org/exhibits.
A short video introduction to the American Numismatic Society's "Art of Devastation" project, which examines the medallic art and history of World War I.
The American Numismatic Society gave its 2015 Archer M. Hungington Award for excellence in numismatic scholarship to Arthur A. Houghton, III. Following the presentation, he delivered the Silvia Mani Hurter Memorial Lecture, which was entitled "Seleucid Excursions: More Questions than Answers."
A promotional video from the ANS archives.