PREV ARTICLE       NEXT ARTICLE       FULL ISSUE       PREV FULL ISSUE      

V9 2006 INDEX       E-SYLUM ARCHIVE




The E-Sylum:  Volume 9, Number 11, March 12, 2006, Article 29

ON MEDAL CONDITIONS

Regarding our discussion of Dick Johnson's suggested grading scheme
for medals, Ron Abler writes: "I still like "mint" for the top grade
of medals, whether produced at an official government mint or not.
According to Webster's, the adjectival meaning of "mint" is "unmarred
AS IF fresh from a mint," which is good enough for me.  I'll never
naysay humor in writing, nor would I presume to trade punch lines
with a wit like Don's."

  Wayne Homren, Editor

Google
 
coinbooks.org Web
The Numismatic Bibliomania Society is a non-profit organization 
promoting numismatic literature. See our web site at coinbooks.org.

To submit items for publication in The E-Sylum, write to the Editor 
at this address: whomren@coinlibrary.com

To subscribe go to: https://my.binhost.com/lists/listinfo/esylum
Copyright © 2005 The Numismatic Bibliomania Society.

PREV ARTICLE       NEXT ARTICLE       FULL ISSUE       PREV FULL ISSUE      

V9 2006 INDEX       E-SYLUM ARCHIVE


Copyright © 1998 - 2005 The Numismatic Bibliomania Society (NBS)
All Rights Reserved.

NBS Home Page
Contact the NBS webmaster