The Numismatist

Archived since September/October 1888
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1,547 issues

The Numismatist is a colorful, high-quality, educational magazine for collectors of coins, tokens, medals and paper money. Published since 1888 by the nonprofit American Numismatic Association (, The Numismatist features 112-120 pages of informative, illustrated articles about the historical and entertaining aspects of numismatics; reports of hobby events and new coinage issues, including the U.S. Mint’s America the Beautiful Quarter Program and Presidential Dollar series and advertising by nationally respected coin dealers.

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The Numismatist, July 2020 issue features: 19th Century French Exposition Medals; Collecting Half Dimes ◾Numismatic Collaborations ◾500 Years of the Taler; The Mysterious Mr. Pitts: Merchant Scrip with a Literary Connection; Catherine The Great: Numismatics of Russia’s Last Empress; Generation Z and Collecting: Using Technology to Buy and Sell; and more!

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  • First Issue: September/October 1888
  • Latest Issue: July 2020
  • Issue Count: 1,547
  • Page Count: 176,833
  • Published: Monthly
  • ISSN: 2637-5516

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