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The American Numismatic Association (ANA), a nonprofit, educational organization, was founded in 1891 and claims members all over the world. The Association’s official magazine, The Numis matist, was first published in 1888 by Dr. George F. Heath. Chartered for 50 years by an Act of Congress in 1912 and renewed in per petuity by an Act of Congress on June 10, 1962, the ANA is a mutual organization for the benefit of its members. It does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national origin, disability or any other status protected by state or local law.


69 COUNTERFEIT DETECTION 1898 Barber dime.

71 COINS & COLLECTORS Hawaiian half dollar.

Q. David Bowers

73 AROUND THE WORLD Messenian metropolis.

Ursula Kampmann


77 ONE-ON-ONE Kellen Hoard: Vocal leader.

Olivia McCommons

79 GETTING STARTED Compelling collectibles.

Mitch Sanders

83 COLLECTOR’S PRICE GUIDE Silver 3 cents, half dimes, dimes, 20 cents, quarters.


96 HUMOR Sunken treasure.

Jerry Cestkowski

Powerful deities. PAGE 73

Bevy of booty. PAGE 96

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