Numismatic Society of Ireland

Advancing the study and fostering interest in numismatics
especially Irish numismatics

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The Numismatic Society of Ireland is Ireland's community of individuals who are committed to the study of coins, tokens, banknotes, medals and other artefacts relating to numismatics. The worldwide membership consists of collectors, dealers and professionals from the numismatic world and other disciplines.

Programme: 2017-2018


September, Friday 15th

Members Night, Show-Tell-Sell

October, Friday 20th

Europe’s Most Countermarked Coins of the 20th Century
Greg Carley [NSI]

November, Friday 17th

Casting an Eye over Jettons
Alan Dunlop [NSI - NB]

December, Friday 8th
Society Auction
Paid up members only!


January, Friday 19th

Display Competition
Cheese & Wine Reception

February, Friday 23rd

Emil Szauer Memorial Lecture
Leaden Hearts & Other Stories
Tim Millet [Guest speaker]

March, Friday 23rd

The Plague of the Brass Money
Phil Timmons [Member]

April, Friday 20th

The National Museum & the Formation of a National Collection
Raghnall Ó Floinn
[Director, National Museum of Ireland]

The National Museum of Ireland was opened in 1890. This lecture will examine the events which led to the formation of the Museum and its development as a national cultural institution down to the present day.

Final Meeting of the Season: May, Friday 18th

The Disappearing Pennies of the Irish ‘Emergency’
Colm Gallagher [Member] at 7.45pm

followed by a Mini Auction
Honorary Auctioneer Greg Carley
Click for Mini Auction Catalogue

Coin Fairs

Coin Fair September Saturday 22nd (10-6pm), Sunday 23rd (10-5pm) - 2018, Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan, Dublin. Entry 3 Euro, Free to NSI Members

Coin Fair October Friday, Saturday, Sunday 19th, 20th, 21st - 2018 RDS, Dublin 4

Coin Fair February TBA - 2019 RDS, Dublin 4

Irish Tavern Tokens by Gerard Rice

Special 2017 Edition Full colour hardback
Details and Order Form for Irish Tavern Tokens

Philip Timmins

The Numismatic Society of Ireland is pleased to announce the publication of this new book.
Details and an order form for Gunmoney

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