The Standard Guide to Grading British Coins

Author: Derek Francis Allen
ISBN: 0948964839
Release Date: 2009-03-01
Genre: Coins, British

If you are new to coin collecting or specialise in different coin types, how can you say without doubt that a coin is a certain grade? This title offers a photographic and descriptive record of various British modern milled pre-decimal coins (1797 to 1970) in their collectable grades. It describes where to look for the wear first.

The Identification of British 20th Century Silver Coin Varieties

Author: David Groom
ISBN: 9781445753010
Release Date: 2010-07-10
Genre: Coins, British

This book covers the varieties of 20th Century Silver coins, from the smallest threepence up to and including the cupro-nickel Crowns. There are 240+ pages of information and identifiers to enable the collector to swiftly and definitively identify their coins with 249 photographs showing the features that distinguish each type for a particular denomination and year.Not just the major varieties are covered, like the 1926 ordinary and modified effigy halfcrowns. Also included are the minor types. For instance, there are descriptions of the wide range of minor types found on coins in the 1920s. The book also covers the varieties of the decimal cupro-nickel coins.In writing this book, the author has investigated many sources of information concerning silver varieties and has brought together all the disparate information concerning them into one informative manual, which will be invaluable to the collector.A bargain start price and a 'must have' for any serious collector of silver coinage.


Author: James F. Ruddy
Publisher: Zyrus Press
ISBN: 0974237159
Release Date: 2005-03-01
Genre: Antiques & Collectibles

Designated in 1972 as an Official Grading Guide of the American Numismatic Association, this book showcases over 1000 enhanced coin-grading illustrations with concise and easy-to-use descriptions of regular issue US coin types from 1793 to date.

Collectors Coins

Author: Christopher Henry Perkins
Publisher: Collectors' Coins
ISBN: 094896488X
Release Date: 2017-03-15

Coins of England and the United Kingdom 2017

Author: Emma Platt
Publisher: Spink Books
ISBN: 190742797X
Release Date: 2016-12-31

This historic reference work for British coins is still the only catalogue to feature every major coin type from Celtic to the present day, arranged in chronological order and divided into metals under each reign, then into coinages, denominations and varieties. Under Elizabeth II the decimal issues are separated from the predecimal coinages, with all decimal coinage since 1968 listed in a separate volume.