American Numismatic Society

Funny Money — The Fight of the United States Secret Service against Counterfeit Money opened on Friday, April 9, 2010 at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Counterfeit $5 gold coin, dated 1869, made of gold plated platinum. In the 19th century, platinum was considered of little value in comparison to gold and was […]

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The American Numismatic Society (ANS) has officially opened its new headquarters in lower Manhattan, New York. The ANS indicates its educational and research facilities are now available to international scholars, students and members of the general public — ANS has one of the world’s largest numismatic libraries and a vast coin collection. Open as well […]

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