Dick Johnson submitted a lengthy ad, and because of its size I'm publishing it as an article. Some great items here!
Monograms of American
Coin and Medal Artists
By D. Wayne Johnson
My own compilation of all those
initials and monograms found
on obscure numismatic items
to aid identifying item & original
artist. 545 initials of 300 artists!
Paperbound.. Postpaid. $44.
New! French Medallic Art:
1870-1940 / Nicolas Maier
Monumental research on French
medallic works-the artists and the
items, plus full details on the first
art medal series, never told before!
Precedes Am. Society of Medallists.
Plus biographies of sixty French
artists and their medallic works.
In English, French, and German.
Hardbound. Postpaid. . $155.
Charbneau So-Called Dollars
By Jeff Shevlin & Bill Hyder
Fascinating story of Jules Charbneau,
his gold Dollars (HK 487-490) issued
at San Francisco Expo, varieties of the
charming gold pieces, his collecting of
miniature items; plus attempt to identify
unknown CMJ who engraved the dies.
Full page color plates of all 13 varieties
and illustrations of associated items.
Hardbound. Postpaid.. . . . . . . $33.
Medal-Of-The-Month Club By
Felicity Buranelli. Compiled &
illustrated by Harry Waterson
Enigmatic series of aviation medals
so charmed the author he researched
and wrote a scholarly book on the
dozen medals in a planned medal
series halted by World War II. Full
history medals, lady who had idea
of a monthly series. Just published!
Paperbound.. Postpaid. . . $30.
U.S. National Commemorative
Medals. 2nd ed / John Dean
Just published in a revised and updated
version. Complete list, descriptions, and
illustrations of U.S. Mint Medals made
since 1940. With Dean catalog numbers.
Order book and get FREE Price Guide /
Checklist. Carry this to coin shows.
Hardbound. Postpaid. . . . . . . . .$48.
U.S. National Commemorative
Medals. / By William Swoger
Must Have Book if you collect these U.S.
Mint medals. Author found nuggets of
information on these American medals
found nowhere else, based on extensive
research. Colorful illustrations of medals
plus related associated collectable items.
Hardbound. Postpaid. . . . . . . $225.
ERIC NEWMAN CENTENNIAL MEDAL
Issued by Rittenhouse Society for Famed
Numismatist's 100th Birthday, May 25, 2011
As medal chairman I had the pleasure of guiding this
medal through creation, production and bestowing it
to Eric Newman in person on his centennial birthday.
Bronze, Postpaid $50. Silver. Postpaid $245.
Your personal check preferred.
(PayPal and credit card orders forwarded to my firm,
Signature Art Medals, & orders shipped from Massachusetts.)
139 Thompson Drive, Torrington, CT 06789
I prepared this as an ad for my firm, Signature Art Medals. As I promised a group of my author-friends -- including Harry Waterson, Jeff Shevlin, Bill Hyder, John Dean and Bill Swoger -- I would help sell their medal books.
I will be glad to be shipping clerk for two weeks only. That should fulfill my promised obligation. If, however, you read this after July 4, 2012, or want to pay by credit card or PayPal send your order to Signature Art Medals, Box 920, Groton, MA 01460 or email@example.com