VOLUME 134 JANUARY 2021
Contents at for collectors of coins, medals, tokens & paper money
Alexander Hamilton & the Panic of 1792 America’s first Treasury Secretary stepped in to stem Wall Street’s first crash, which was partly caused by rampant speculation. Eric Brothers
Photo: ANA Museum/
Robert B. Kelley
MEDALS Tom Lopez, Ph.D.
COUNTERMARKED COINS David Wolfer
A Medal to Die for: Numismatic Mementos of a French President Prominent French artists created beautiful medallic works that immortalize Sadi Carnot, their beloved and respected leader.
Convict Stampees of Cayenne: Fraudulent Coinage of the “Dry Guillotine” Skilled prisoners who were banished to French Guiana found a way to put their expertise to use.
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