Well," growled the detective, "and so this great numismatist
and coin-collector was nothing but a vulgar miser.
Edward Besly, numismatist
at National Museum Wales, said: "Each coin represents about a day's pay at the time, so the hoard represents a significant sum of money.
A coin expert - or numismatist
- from the National Museum Wales said the hoard was one of the finest of the period from Wales, with rarities such as coins featuring Saloninus Augustus, Laelian and Marius.
coins sold at major public auctions the past year, according to the Professional Numismatist
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I don't like to say once-in-a-lifetime for anything, but you don't get an opportunity to handle this kind of material, a treasure like this, ever,'' said veteran numismatist
Don Kagin, who is representing the finders.
George Thomas, an Indian expatriate residing in Oman for the last three decades, loves to be known as a numismatist
-- a person who is studying or collecting currency -- than as a professional civil engineer.
DOHA oeIT is my dream to obtain the world record and to acknowledge the unique nature of my collection of banknotes, A[yen] world-renowned numismatist
Hassan bin Ali al Nuaimi told Qatar Tribune.
Afghan Ambassador to Britain Mohammad Daudyar told the ceremony the coins had been taken to London by British numismatist
David Midwell 40 years ago.
The owner, who is a numismatist
, already had a horse called Black Dragon, named after the coin that trades at a good rate selling back to China.
From feeling and studying the coin's "fabric," and noticing the faintly discernible Greek letter Alpha, our numismatist
adviser suspected the coin was of Byzantine origin.
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