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    Penny-Wise, index to vol. 14

    11/15/1980

    2 Cent U S by date contd 1794 C 36 engraver s error 191 1794 C46 engraver s error 191 1795 new variety 237 39 1796 C9 understrike of 1795 half cent 85 86 1796 C45 engraver s error 191 1797 attribution hints 2 1797 C23 engraver s error 191 1798 attribution hints 2 1798 CI 7 revised data 11 1798 C26 chimerical specimen 20 22 1798 C 3 I engraver s error 191 1798 C37 engraver s error 191 1799 C2 revised data 118 1800 C3 revised


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    Penny-Wise, index to vol. 14

    11/15/1980

    2 Cent U S by date contd 1794 C 36 engraver s error 191 1794 C46 engraver s error 191 1795 new variety 237 39 1796 C9 understrike of 1795 half cent 85 86 1796 C45 engraver s error 191 1797 attribution hints 2 1797 C23 engraver s error 191 1798 attribution hints 2 1798 CI 7 revised data 11 1798 C26 chimerical specimen 20 22 1798 C 3 I engraver s error 191 1798 C37 engraver s error 191 1799 C2 revised data 118 1800 C3 revised


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    158 Great Britain and Ireland United Medal 1800 1 5 inch 38 1mm bronze John Gregory Hancock probable engraver Obv friendship union peace 2 women shield Rev inscription Medium brown patina VF 27 50 35 00 159 New Year s Day Medal 1801 1 5 inch 38 4mm bronze John Gregory Hancock probable engraver Obv winged father time handing new hour glass to hand in heavens above rev inscription asking for good fortune date Jan 1 1801 Unc very minor spots beautiful irridescent brown patina


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    Numismatic mail bid auction ... [05/10/1985]



    eciation ior the mods of eneouAagement received regarding my article on Railroad Medals oij the Mew World We are comp leting the listing 0 j these medals on pages 44 SS Please note that there are other types of medals included in this offering but the Railroad medals are identified as Such 025 ARGENTINA MEDALS Medal Railway 1863 White Metal 41mm Comm Train Rosario to Cordobd engraver S Gaacia Grabo This is in fact the second railroad medal issued in Argentina Quite R Ex Ferrari Collection LT COR EF 140 200 026 Badge 1870 30mm To the Allied army battling against the Government of Paraguay with Argentine ribbon EF 027 Medal 1873 Bronze 22mm Comm Train from Buenos Aires to Rosario Engr R Grande AU 50 70 Scarce early issue ROSARIO GRAMVE uj


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    158 Great Britain and Ireland United Medal 1800 1 5 inch 38 1mm bronze John Gregory Hancock probable engraver Obv friendship union peace 2 women shield Rev inscription Medium brown patina VF 27 50 35 00 159 New Year s Day Medal 1801 1 5 inch 38 4mm bronze John Gregory Hancock probable engraver Obv winged father time handing new hour glass to hand in heavens above rev inscription asking for good fortune date Jan 1 1801 Unc very minor spots beautiful irridescent brown patina


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    Numismatic mail bid auction ... [05/10/1985]



    eciation ior the mods of eneouAagement received regarding my article on Railroad Medals oij the Mew World We are comp leting the listing 0 j these medals on pages 44 SS Please note that there are other types of medals included in this offering but the Railroad medals are identified as Such 025 ARGENTINA MEDALS Medal Railway 1863 White Metal 41mm Comm Train Rosario to Cordobd engraver S Gaacia Grabo This is in fact the second railroad medal issued in Argentina Quite R Ex Ferrari Collection LT COR EF 140 200 026 Badge 1870 30mm To the Allied army battling against the Government of Paraguay with Argentine ribbon EF 027 Medal 1873 Bronze 22mm Comm Train from Buenos Aires to Rosario Engr R Grande AU 50 70 Scarce early issue ROSARIO GRAMVE uj


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    158 Great Britain and Ireland United Medal 1800 1 5 inch 38 1mm bronze John Gregory Hancock probable engraver Obv friendship union peace 2 women shield Rev inscription Medium brown patina VF 27 50 35 00 159 New Year s Day Medal 1801 1 5 inch 38 4mm bronze John Gregory Hancock probable engraver Obv winged father time handing new hour glass to hand in heavens above rev inscription asking for good fortune date Jan 1 1801 Unc very minor spots beautiful irridescent brown patina


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    Numismatic mail bid auction ... [05/10/1985]



    eciation ior the mods of eneouAagement received regarding my article on Railroad Medals oij the Mew World We are comp leting the listing 0 j these medals on pages 44 SS Please note that there are other types of medals included in this offering but the Railroad medals are identified as Such 025 ARGENTINA MEDALS Medal Railway 1863 White Metal 41mm Comm Train Rosario to Cordobd engraver S Gaacia Grabo This is in fact the second railroad medal issued in Argentina Quite R Ex Ferrari Collection LT COR EF 140 200 026 Badge 1870 30mm To the Allied army battling against the Government of Paraguay with Argentine ribbon EF 027 Medal 1873 Bronze 22mm Comm Train from Buenos Aires to Rosario Engr R Grande AU 50 70 Scarce early issue ROSARIO GRAMVE uj


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    INTERNATIONAL ENGRAVER'S LINE

    INTERNATIONAL ENGRAVER'S LINE

    10/02/2005

    INTERNATIONAL engraver S LINE http www coinbooks org esylum_v08n42a09 html The E Sylum Volume 8 Number 42 October 2 2005 Article 9INTERNATIONAL ENGRAVER S LINE The International Engraver x0092 s Line by Gene Hessleris now available in a limited edition of 750 each with afree engraving The press release follows With most of the 700 illustrations in color The InternationalEngraver x0092 s Line is anothe


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    Washington's Birthday Sale 1978



    amed early American medal Original struck in France by order of Frank lin This piece has no seam typical of an electro and previous owner Wayte Raymond considered it an original Pristine condition no wear anywhere with somewhat uneven toning 175 00 200 00 58 Major Henry Lee Medal 1793 lf inch 45 3mm silver Possibly one of the first medals struck in the U S Mint Joseph Wright engraver Second reverse numerous obv diebreaks Loubat 6 Jul ian MI 5 Has been cleaned XE 325 00 400 00 59 Major General Edmund P Gaines Medal 1821 2 inch 64 6mm bronze Moritz Furst engraver Julian MI 13 Loubat 44 Brown mahogany finish No wear Sharp 85 00 95 00 60 Major General William Henry Harrison Medal 1821 inch 65mm bronze Moritz Furst engraver Julian MI 14 Loubat 5


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    Washington's Birthday Sale 1978



    amed early American medal Original struck in France by order of Frank lin This piece has no seam typical of an electro and previous owner Wayte Raymond considered it an original Pristine condition no wear anywhere with somewhat uneven toning 175 00 200 00 58 Major Henry Lee Medal 1793 lf inch 45 3mm silver Possibly one of the first medals struck in the U S Mint Joseph Wright engraver Second reverse numerous obv diebreaks Loubat 6 Jul ian MI 5 Has been cleaned XE 325 00 400 00 59 Major General Edmund P Gaines Medal 1821 2 inch 64 6mm bronze Moritz Furst engraver Julian MI 13 Loubat 44 Brown mahogany finish No wear Sharp 85 00 95 00 60 Major General William Henry Harrison Medal 1821 inch 65mm bronze Moritz Furst engraver Julian MI 14 Loubat 5


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    Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. 87th Buy or Bid Sale



    portrait reverse slightly rough EF 450 492 Sestertius Rome ca 260 AD 18 37g C 1345 RIC 406 VOTIS DECENNALIBVS S C in wreath Green and yellow green patination EF 450 POSTUMUS 259 268 AD 493 Sestertius Cologne ca 261 AD I9 82g FIDES MILITVM C 69 RIC 124 Bastien 74 Issue 3 from same obv die as B 31 and 33 Issue 2 Phase 2 VF 500 494 Double Sestertius Auxiliary Mint engraver 3A 16 57g Bastien I73a c pi XXXV all 3 same dies as ours Rx LAETITIA AVG Galley right VG Fine 250 495 Reduced Double Sestertius Auxiliary Mint Engraver 6A 12 62g Bastien 194 pi XXXVII 3 specimens all same dies as ours Rx V C TORIA AVG Victory advancing left seated captive before her VF Fine 225 496 Double Sestertius Auxiliary Mint Engraver 8B 12 79g Bastien 214 pi XXXIX


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    Washington's Birthday Sale 1978



    amed early American medal Original struck in France by order of Frank lin This piece has no seam typical of an electro and previous owner Wayte Raymond considered it an original Pristine condition no wear anywhere with somewhat uneven toning 175 00 200 00 58 Major Henry Lee Medal 1793 lf inch 45 3mm silver Possibly one of the first medals struck in the U S Mint Joseph Wright engraver Second reverse numerous obv diebreaks Loubat 6 Jul ian MI 5 Has been cleaned XE 325 00 400 00 59 Major General Edmund P Gaines Medal 1821 2 inch 64 6mm bronze Moritz Furst engraver Julian MI 13 Loubat 44 Brown mahogany finish No wear Sharp 85 00 95 00 60 Major General William Henry Harrison Medal 1821 inch 65mm bronze Moritz Furst engraver Julian MI 14 Loubat 5


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1968 Numismatics Periodicals

    NOTES ON COLONIAL COINS Mr A P SPENCER Artist engraver His Majesty s Mint Calcutta and the re designed Coinages of King George VI British India 1938 1947 By F PRIDMORE In The Daily Telegraph May 11 1967 the death was announced of Albert Pearson Spencer Artist Engraver No other details were given but Mi Spencer filled the position of Artist Engraver at His Majesty s Mint Calcutta India during the period 1926 1945 He was the Art ist and


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1968 Numismatics Periodicals

    NOTES ON COLONIAL COINS Mr A P SPENCER Artist engraver His Majesty s Mint Calcutta and the re designed Coinages of King George VI British India 1938 1947 By F PRIDMORE In The Daily Telegraph May 11 1967 the death was announced of Albert Pearson Spencer Artist Engraver No other details were given but Mi Spencer filled the position of Artist Engraver at His Majesty s Mint Calcutta India during the period 1926 1945 He was the Art ist and


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1968 Numismatics Periodicals

    NOTES ON COLONIAL COINS Mr A P SPENCER Artist engraver His Majesty s Mint Calcutta and the re designed Coinages of King George VI British India 1938 1947 By F PRIDMORE In The Daily Telegraph May 11 1967 the death was announced of Albert Pearson Spencer Artist Engraver No other details were given but Mi Spencer filled the position of Artist Engraver at His Majesty s Mint Calcutta India during the period 1926 1945 He was the Art ist and


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    NUMISMATIC VOCABULARY: ITINERANT ENGRAVER

    07/11/2010

    NUMISMATIC VOCABULARY ITINERANT engraver http www coinbooks org esylum_v13n28a13 html Dick Johnson offers these thoughts on an obscure occupation with a numismatic connection the itinerant engraver Editor In the 19th century we observe the existence of hand engravers moving from town to town to ply their craft Victor Brenner did this in Lithuania before he came to America In New York City he found ample work in that one city


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    NUMISMATIC VOCABULARY: ITINERANT ENGRAVER

    07/11/2010

    NUMISMATIC VOCABULARY ITINERANT engraver http www coinbooks org esylum_v13n28a13 html Back to top Dick Johnson offers these thoughts on an obscure occupation with a numismatic connection the itinerant engraver Editor In the 19th century we observe the existence of hand engravers moving from town to town to ply their craft Victor Brenner did this in Lithuania before he came to America In New York City he found ample work in


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    Historic Medals of the World and Art Objects

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-004

    429 Julian NA 1 John Paul Jones Medal circa 1790 214 inch 57mm bronze By Augustin Dupre engraver First naval medal authorized by Congress originally struck at Paris Mint which retained original dies Most likely from U S 1863 dies Two carbon spots on obv otherwise pristine surfaces Number initials etched on edge Reddish brown patina AU 90 00 100 00 430 Julian NA 3 Edward Preble Medal 1804 214 inch 63 5mm bronze By John Reich engraver Probably the variety struck from 187


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1968 Numismatics Periodicals

    NOTES ON COLONIAL COINS Mr A P SPENCER Artist engraver His Majesty s Mint Calcutta and the re designed Coinages of King George VI British India 1938 1947 By F PRIDMORE In The Daily Telegraph May 11 1967 the death was announced of Albert Pearson Spencer Artist Engraver No other details were given but Mi Spencer filled the position of Artist Engraver at His Majesty s Mint Calcutta India during the period 1926 1945 He was the Art ist and


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    Historic Medals of the World and Art Objects

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-004

    429 Julian NA 1 John Paul Jones Medal circa 1790 214 inch 57mm bronze By Augustin Dupre engraver First naval medal authorized by Congress originally struck at Paris Mint which retained original dies Most likely from U S 1863 dies Two carbon spots on obv otherwise pristine surfaces Number initials etched on edge Reddish brown patina AU 90 00 100 00 430 Julian NA 3 Edward Preble Medal 1804 214 inch 63 5mm bronze By John Reich engraver Probably the variety struck from 187


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1968 Numismatics Periodicals

    NOTES ON COLONIAL COINS Mr A P SPENCER Artist engraver His Majesty s Mint Calcutta and the re designed Coinages of King George VI British India 1938 1947 By F PRIDMORE In The Daily Telegraph May 11 1967 the death was announced of Albert Pearson Spencer Artist Engraver No other details were given but Mi Spencer filled the position of Artist Engraver at His Majesty s Mint Calcutta India during the period 1926 1945 He was the Art ist and


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    BOOK REVIEW: SHERLOCK HOLMES & THE MASTER ENGRAVER

    03/08/2015

    BOOK REVIEW SHERLOCK HOLMES THE MASTER engraver http www coinbooks org esylum_v18n10a06 html Back to top On March 7 2015 Greg Ruby posted the following book review on his Fourth Garrideb blog which covers the numismatics of Sherlock Holmes Editor It is Christmas Eve 1889 Sherlock Holmes becomes totally immersed in a case of the very greatest gravity when the senior partner and master engraver of London 226 128 153 s most


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    179 Wesleyan Conference Medal 1836 1 13 16 inch 45 8mm bronze Ob frontal portrait of rev Jabez Bunting presi dent of the conference Rev bust of rev Robert Newton secretary Held in Birmingham Unsigned Brown patina Fine nicks in field on edge 20 00 22 50 180 Queen Victoria Official Coronation Medal 1838 1 2 inch 36 8mm bronze By Benedetto Pistrucci engraver Obv the young head design by one of the world s famed medal ists Rev Queen on throne Important medal Forrer IV 609 Dark brown patina VG some scratches nicks 45 00 50 00 181 Henry Richard Dawson Memorial Medal 1840 I 1 1 16 inch 42 4mm bronze By William Woodhouse engraver Obv bust left of Dean of Dublin Rev mourners at monument Forrer VI 551 Brown patina XF 30 00 35 00 182


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    white blue ribbon drape Bronze header FCL Medal has monogram DUV surrounded by wreath Struck by August C Frank Company Philadelphia Beautiful red mahogany color Ribbon medal are pristine Box Preserved intact for years 23 00 25 00 U S Mint Medals ATTRIBUTED TO ROBERT A JULIAN NUMBERS 484 Julian PR 14 Ulysses S Grant Medal 1872 1 inch 45 7mm bronze By William Barber engraver 1872 strike for collectors Medal Series of the U S Mint Reddish mahogany patina AU 60 00 70 00 485 Julian MI 2 Horatio Gates Medal 1777 2 3 16 inch 55 4mm bronze By Nicholas Marie Gatteaux engraver We believe medal to be 1861 original strike for collectors Refmished to a dark reddish brown XF minor abrasion 65 00 75 00 486 Julian MI 27 Major General Winfield Scott Medal


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    179 Wesleyan Conference Medal 1836 1 13 16 inch 45 8mm bronze Ob frontal portrait of rev Jabez Bunting presi dent of the conference Rev bust of rev Robert Newton secretary Held in Birmingham Unsigned Brown patina Fine nicks in field on edge 20 00 22 50 180 Queen Victoria Official Coronation Medal 1838 1 2 inch 36 8mm bronze By Benedetto Pistrucci engraver Obv the young head design by one of the world s famed medal ists Rev Queen on throne Important medal Forrer IV 609 Dark brown patina VG some scratches nicks 45 00 50 00 181 Henry Richard Dawson Memorial Medal 1840 I 1 1 16 inch 42 4mm bronze By William Woodhouse engraver Obv bust left of Dean of Dublin Rev mourners at monument Forrer VI 551 Brown patina XF 30 00 35 00 182


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    white blue ribbon drape Bronze header FCL Medal has monogram DUV surrounded by wreath Struck by August C Frank Company Philadelphia Beautiful red mahogany color Ribbon medal are pristine Box Preserved intact for years 23 00 25 00 U S Mint Medals ATTRIBUTED TO ROBERT A JULIAN NUMBERS 484 Julian PR 14 Ulysses S Grant Medal 1872 1 inch 45 7mm bronze By William Barber engraver 1872 strike for collectors Medal Series of the U S Mint Reddish mahogany patina AU 60 00 70 00 485 Julian MI 2 Horatio Gates Medal 1777 2 3 16 inch 55 4mm bronze By Nicholas Marie Gatteaux engraver We believe medal to be 1861 original strike for collectors Refmished to a dark reddish brown XF minor abrasion 65 00 75 00 486 Julian MI 27 Major General Winfield Scott Medal


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    179 Wesleyan Conference Medal 1836 1 13 16 inch 45 8mm bronze Ob frontal portrait of rev Jabez Bunting presi dent of the conference Rev bust of rev Robert Newton secretary Held in Birmingham Unsigned Brown patina Fine nicks in field on edge 20 00 22 50 180 Queen Victoria Official Coronation Medal 1838 1 2 inch 36 8mm bronze By Benedetto Pistrucci engraver Obv the young head design by one of the world s famed medal ists Rev Queen on throne Important medal Forrer IV 609 Dark brown patina VG some scratches nicks 45 00 50 00 181 Henry Richard Dawson Memorial Medal 1840 I 1 1 16 inch 42 4mm bronze By William Woodhouse engraver Obv bust left of Dean of Dublin Rev mourners at monument Forrer VI 551 Brown patina XF 30 00 35 00 182


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    white blue ribbon drape Bronze header FCL Medal has monogram DUV surrounded by wreath Struck by August C Frank Company Philadelphia Beautiful red mahogany color Ribbon medal are pristine Box Preserved intact for years 23 00 25 00 U S Mint Medals ATTRIBUTED TO ROBERT A JULIAN NUMBERS 484 Julian PR 14 Ulysses S Grant Medal 1872 1 inch 45 7mm bronze By William Barber engraver 1872 strike for collectors Medal Series of the U S Mint Reddish mahogany patina AU 60 00 70 00 485 Julian MI 2 Horatio Gates Medal 1777 2 3 16 inch 55 4mm bronze By Nicholas Marie Gatteaux engraver We believe medal to be 1861 original strike for collectors Refmished to a dark reddish brown XF minor abrasion 65 00 75 00 486 Julian MI 27 Major General Winfield Scott Medal


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    WILLIAM WYON AND ASSISTANT ROYAL MINT ENGRAVER NATHANIEL MARCHANT

    WILLIAM WYON AND ASSISTANT ROYAL MINT ENGRAVER NATHANIEL MARCHANT

    08/19/2007

    WILLIAM WYON AND ASSISTANT ROYAL MINT engraver NATHANIEL MARCHANT http www coinbooks org esylum_v10n33a24 html The E Sylum Volume 10 Number 33 August 19 2007 Article 24WILLIAM WYON AND ASSISTANT ROYAL MINT ENGRAVER NATHANIEL MARCHANTIn my London Diary last week I mentioned seeing a collectionof gems by Nathaniel Marchant I m not the only traveler aroundhere Hadrien Rembach writes I always love reading your diary I came back la


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    ROBERT M. PATTERSON AND THE SEATED LIBERTY DESIGN

    12/15/2013

    He has a theory about who was primarily responsible for the ultimately chosen design Editor United States Seated Liberty Coinage The Vision of Robert M Patterson The design of the United States Seated Liberty coinage which was on the obverse of all half dimes dimes twenty cent pieces quarters half dollars and dollars for more than 50 years has been credited to the U S Mint s chief engraver Christian Gobrecht The fact that Gobrecht s name appears prominently on the base of the first seated liberty coin the Gobrecht Dollar is cited as proof positive of his authorship of this landmark design This article will show that the design was the vision of mint director Robert M Patterson and that Christian Gobrecht did little more than execute the detailed design instructions he was g


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    U.S. MINT ENGRAVER ENGELHARDUS VON HEBEL

    11/30/2014

    U S MINT engraver ENGELHARDUS VON HEBEL http www coinbooks org esylum_v17n49a17 html Dick Johnson submitted this information answering a CoinTalk discussion about a designer 39 s initials Thanks Editor U S MINT ENGRAVER 39 S INITIALS IDENTIFIED An inquirer at CoinTalk earlier this year asked the identity of the initials EvH on a 100 hwan coin of South Korea The coin was struck at the Philadelphia


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    CHARLES BARBER CORRESPONDENCE ARCHIVE

    09/06/2015

    CHARLES BARBER CORRESPONDENCE ARCHIVE http www coinbooks org esylum_v18n36a19 html The August 2015 issue of the newsletter of the Cuban Numismatic Association reprints an undated article by David Ganz on archival materials of U S Mint engraver Charles Barber which includes some good information on Barber 39 s Cuban coin designs The correspondence archive is housed at the National Numismatic Collection at the Smithsonian with copies at the American Numismatic Association library Editor Mr Frank Putrow our past President supplied the following article on Charles Barber written by Mr David L Ganz some time ago It is


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    Germany 141 Porcelain Heidelberg C astle Medal 1689 1 inch 41 4mm red bisque Signed W M W Obv view of the castle Rev coat of arms date 1544 In plastic tube with foam put too late rev chipped at top no detail missing but evident XF S15 00 18 00 142 Martin Luther Medal 1732 l 4 inch 44mm bronze By George W Vester engraver V monogram Obv bust of Luther right legend Martin Luther Theological Doctor forms chronogram 1732 Rev city view of New Jerusalem angels in clouds above sun rays 6 pointed star Rev legend ecce super to orietvr dominvs forms chronogram 1732 again Double chronograms are scarce Ref Otto Louis Schreiber ML the Reformation in numismatic art 199 200 Handsome Dark brown patina R


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    Germany 141 Porcelain Heidelberg C astle Medal 1689 1 inch 41 4mm red bisque Signed W M W Obv view of the castle Rev coat of arms date 1544 In plastic tube with foam put too late rev chipped at top no detail missing but evident XF S15 00 18 00 142 Martin Luther Medal 1732 l 4 inch 44mm bronze By George W Vester engraver V monogram Obv bust of Luther right legend Martin Luther Theological Doctor forms chronogram 1732 Rev city view of New Jerusalem angels in clouds above sun rays 6 pointed star Rev legend ecce super to orietvr dominvs forms chronogram 1732 again Double chronograms are scarce Ref Otto Louis Schreiber ML the Reformation in numismatic art 199 200 Handsome Dark brown patina R


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 3 [I-MA]

    /1907 Medals

    Digitized by 345 LAUWIER PifRART French Mint engraver at Valenciennes circ 1460 L A V Dutch These initials occur on a medalet commemorating the Peace of 1544 2 types and are supposed to be the signature of a Mint master in Gelderland Vide Med Illustr I pp 45 46 LAVACCHIO ZANOBI DEL 7 a Sculptor of Florence end of the fifteenth century Bolzenthal gives his name as a Medallist but without being able to trace any of his med


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 4 [MB-Q]

    /1909 Medals

    94 MISSERONI ALESSANDRO 7 a Gem engraver at Prague circ 1605 MISSERONI AMBROGIO 7 a A brother of Dionis and Otta vio worked in the service of the emperor Rudolph II in the early years of the seventeenth century MISSERONI DIONISIO DIONIS or DENIS JtalX Gem engraver to the emperor Rudolpn II at Prague end of the sixteenth and beginning of the seventeenth century MISSERONI FERDINAND EUSEBIUS 7 a Son of Dion


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 4 [MB-Q]

    /1909 Medals

    361 I P D Vide JEAN PIERRE DROZ Medallist born in 1746 died in 1823 worked at Paris then Birmingham and again in Paris I P E Signature of an engraver of coins at Krossen 1667 I P A Vide JOHANN PHILIPP HOLZHAtSSER Medallist at Warsaw 1764 t 1792 I P H V N F JOHANN PAUL HOFFMANN TON N0RNBERG FECIT On a coin of 1647 I P L N IERONIMUS PISAURO LOCUMTENENS NICOSIAE Vene tian Governor of Cyprus 1491 1493 I P M Vide JEAN PIERRE MONTAGNY 1789 1862 Medallist and Coin engraver at Paris I P M Vide JAN PHILIPP MENGER


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 5 [R-S]

    /1912 Medals

    ssassinators having at that time provided himself of horses and arms at his own house in Essex where he entertained very ill company to the great terror of the neighbourhood A warrant tor high treason was out against him but he fled from justice ROETTIERS JOSEPH Flem Son of Philip Roettiers and brother of John 1631 1703 and Philip 1640 1718 and also a Medallist and Coin engraver born at Antwerp 1 August 1635 died at Paris 1 1 September r 703 He learned the art of die sinking with his father at Antwerp and came to London about 1670 from 1670 to 1672 or 73 he worked at the Royal Mint as Assistant engraver In 1673 Mr Wroth says in or before 1680 he went over to France at the invitation of Colbert where he became naturalized and in 1682 he was appointe


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 6 [T-Z]

    /1916 Medals

    273 Lyons in the second half of the seventeenth century He engraved a medal with his own portrait and others as well as jetons He had the reputation of a skilful artist and also worked as a Line engraver He signed Vienno The date of his death is given as 24 February 1704 VIENNOT CLAUDE French Son of Hubert Vienno born at Lyons 22 April 1679 He was employed as Assistant engraver at the Mint of Lyons and from 171 9 1720 we find him Engraver at the Mint of Montpellier VIERSEN WILLEM VAN Dutch Mint master to the three cities of Deventer Kampen and Zwolle 1528 1555 VIERSSEN


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 6 [T-Z]

    /1916 Medals

    518 Mint born in 1755 died on 29 January 1782 Vide CHRISTIAN WURTH WIRTH FRANZ XAVER Austr Assistant engraver at the Vienna Mint brother of Johann Nepomuk Wurth flourished about 1769 1781 Vide FRANZ XAVER WtiRTH WIRTH JOHANN BAPTIST Senior Austr Chief Engraver at the Mint of Kremnitz died in 1790 Vide WURTH WIRTH JOHANN BAPTIST Junior Austr Chief Engraver at the Vienna Mint born in 1769 pensioned in 1849 Vide JOHANN BAPTIST WURTH WIRTH JOHANN NEPOMUK Austr Chief Engraver at


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 6 [T-Z]

    /1916 Medals

    562 Among this engraver s productions are Medal on the First Centenary Celebrations of the Eisenerz Mines 1735 with bust of Charles VI signed F I WU Coronation of Francis I at Frankfort on M 1745 two varieties signed I W Medal of Francis I and Maria Theresia on the Jubilee year 1750 three varieties signed F I W and I WURSCHBAUER Portrait medal of Archduke Joseph 1752 signed


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 7 [Supplement, A-L]

    /1923 Medals

    293 FAVIER JEAN French Mint master general of the French coins 1581 FAVIER NICOLAS French Mint master general 1572 A con temporary document informs us that on the suggestion of this offi cial medals were struck to commemorate the St Bartholomew Massacre which were to be thrown to the people FAVlflRES DIDIER French 1620 1624 Seal engraver to the King and Royal family of France he is also the author of Jetons FAVRE French Contemporary Sculptor whose plaquette c La Relieuse exhibited at the Salon of 1903 is of amusing modernism FAVRE BERTRAND French Mint engraver at Toulouse 1637 1647 FAVRE GUILLAUME I French Mint engraver at Toulouse circ 1603 f 1646 FAVRE GUILLAUME II French Appointed in 1659 Mint eng


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    Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, vol. 7 [Supplement, A-L]

    /1923 Medals

    398 GRIVEAU GUILLAUME French Mint master at Troyes circa 1474 1492 privy mark a rose GROBERT CHAFFREY French Mint master at Chambery 1595 1600 GROBERT MICHEL French Mint master at Chambery 1583 and in conjunction with CHAFFREY GROBERT in 1584 GROENE ADOLF DE Dutch Mint master at Middelburgh 1706 17 1 1 GROLAND S Germ Mint engraver and warden at Nuremberg 1418 1421 GROS French Engraver of a Medal of the c Pacte federatif of Orleans 9 May 1790 Hennin n 127 GROSJEAN JULES AIMfl French Contemporary Sculptor and Medallist born at Vesoul pupil of E Barrias At the Salon of 1904 he exhibited a Portrait medallion in bronze Ma Mere GROSS J Austr Mint engraver at Vienna 1848 1850 GROSS also GRAS


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-005

    Germany 141 Porcelain Heidelberg C astle Medal 1689 1 inch 41 4mm red bisque Signed W M W Obv view of the castle Rev coat of arms date 1544 In plastic tube with foam put too late rev chipped at top no detail missing but evident XF S15 00 18 00 142 Martin Luther Medal 1732 l 4 inch 44mm bronze By George W Vester engraver V monogram Obv bust of Luther right legend Martin Luther Theological Doctor forms chronogram 1732 Rev city view of New Jerusalem angels in clouds above sun rays 6 pointed star Rev legend ecce super to orietvr dominvs forms chronogram 1732 again Double chronograms are scarce Ref Otto Louis Schreiber ML the Reformation in numismatic art 199 200 Handsome Dark brown patina R


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    Journal of the Barber Coin Collectors' Society, vol. 3, no. 1

    3/1/1991 Barber

    CHARLES E BARBER engraver ARTIST by Thomas S LaMarre Appeared in Bowers Merena s Kingswood Galleries Dartmouth Sale catalog Reprinted with permission from Dave Bowers Thank you Dave A Family of Engravers Charles Edward Barber is often por trayed as an egotistical hothead who was determined to sabotage coinage designs sub mitted by outside artists Although there is probably some truth in this characterization B


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    Patriotic Civil War Tokens, Volume 2

    /1960

    14 Issued by Scovill Manufacturing Co Waterbury Conn j Engraved possibly by Darwin Ellis who might have moved with dies from around Mishawka Indiana 10 11 12 13 14 79 80 81 82 141 163 164 173 174 189 230 231 233 237 239 272 297 298 307 312 351 352 399 421 1 422 423 426 possibly 260 and 447 15 Issued by engraver around Mishawka Indiana possibly Darwin Ellis who used many of the identical hubs when he moved to Waterbury 9 85 165 175 211 232 234 238 298A 400 401 402 403 404 405 i 406 407 431 16 Issued by B F True Cincinnati Ohio See The Numismatist Vol 54 I page 924 1941 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 17 Issued by unknown engraver


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    Journal of the Barber Coin Collectors' Society, vol. 3, no. 1

    3/1/1991 Barber

    CHARLES E BARBER engraver ARTIST by Thomas S LaMarre Appeared in Bowers Merena s Kingswood Galleries Dartmouth Sale catalog Reprinted with permission from Dave Bowers Thank you Dave A Family of Engravers Charles Edward Barber is often por trayed as an egotistical hothead who was determined to sabotage coinage designs sub mitted by outside artists Although there is probably some truth in this characterization B


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    Patriotic Civil War Tokens, Volume 2

    /1960

    14 Issued by Scovill Manufacturing Co Waterbury Conn j Engraved possibly by Darwin Ellis who might have moved with dies from around Mishawka Indiana 10 11 12 13 14 79 80 81 82 141 163 164 173 174 189 230 231 233 237 239 272 297 298 307 312 351 352 399 421 1 422 423 426 possibly 260 and 447 15 Issued by engraver around Mishawka Indiana possibly Darwin Ellis who used many of the identical hubs when he moved to Waterbury 9 85 165 175 211 232 234 238 298A 400 401 402 403 404 405 i 406 407 431 16 Issued by B F True Cincinnati Ohio See The Numismatist Vol 54 I page 924 1941 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 17 Issued by unknown engraver


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1988 Numismatics Periodicals

    ces not one of them is known to have been involved after his death either in coinage work or in the production of medals and even if their participation in coinage work was blocked by the Roettiers family s dominance at the Mint the absence of any signed medal by any of them must be of some significance As there is evidence that Thomas East and Lewis Payne were not medallists at all but seal engravers 33 and a hint that Launder Smith may have been a jeweller and gem engraver 34 we may provisionally conclude that seal engraving and gem engraving played a much larger part in Simon s own business as an engraver than numismatists generally have recognised and this accords both with Allen s suggestion that there are substantial numbers of seals by Simon that have still to be identified and with


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