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25 Feb 2016

Tales from the Vault: Money of the French Revolution – the Assignat

Tales from the Vault | ANA Official Post | ANAStaff

The Assignat notes of the French Revolution were issued from 1790 - 1796.  As with the Continental and State issues of the American Revolution, these notes as a whole are not especially rare, but they are tremendously important from a historical perspective because they illustrate a critical period of history.  The ANA is fortunate to have a small group of these notes in the collection helping to highlight an otherwise obscure monetary experiment of the French Revolution.

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09 Jun 2014

Clubs sponsor trip to 2014 World's Fair of Money

Club Exchange | ANA Official Post | ANAStaff

Calling all coin collectors, get on the bus. The Northwest Detroit Coin Club/Lansing Coin Club are sponsoring a trip to the 2014 American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money in Chicago, August 8. The convention will feature over 550 dealer tables, a collectible World Mint Passport (you can get a free coins from the world mints), drawings to win a limited edition, seminars, auctions, education exhibits and more.

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