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Perth Numismatic Society

Perth Numismatic Society

Perth Numismatic Society (PNS) has monthly meetings which are held on the last Wednesday night of every month.  There are dealer tables and auctions held at the Monthly meeting also. Below is the list of events being held in 2021. 15/05/2021 9:00am - 2:00pm     PNS Coin, Medal, Banknote and Stamp Fair South Perth Community Centre, South Perth WA 20/06/2021 9:30am - 1:00pm     Phoenix Auctions WA Canning Town Hall, Cannington WA 14/08/2021 9:00am - 2:00pm     PNS Coin, Medal, Banknote and Stamp Fair South Perth Community Centre, South Perth WA 19/09/2021 9:30am - 1:00pm    ...

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2021 - Mandurah Stamp, Coin & Banknote Fair Dates

2021 Coin Show Mandurah

2021 - Mandurah Stamp, Coin & Banknote Fair Dates

DATE & EVENT DETAILS Sunday April 119:00 am to 3:00 pm Mandurah Stamp, Coin & Banknote FairBortolo PavilionMurdoch DriveMANDURAH WAFree entry & free parking Sunday November 149:00 am to 3:00 pm Mandurah Stamp, Coin & Banknote FairBortolo PavilionMurdoch DriveMANDURAH WAFree entry & free parking

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2021 ANDA Money Expo - Dates and Locations

2021 ANDA Money Expo - Dates and Locations

Calendar of Upcoming Events. Although planning for public events was thrown into disarray over the past 12 months, the ANDA Committee is cautiously optimistic we’ll see a more stable 2021. The dates below have been set with the latest Government advice in mind; they are subject to change if circumstances required, please check the Money Expo website for up to date information. 2021 Brisbane Money Expo Saturday, May 1st, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PMSunday, May 2nd, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PMRoyal International Convention Centre   2021 Melbourne Money Expo Saturday, July 17th, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PMSunday, July 18th, 10:00...

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Coin Minting Process

Australian Specialty Coins Creating Coins Minting Process Royal Australian Mint

Coin Minting Process

In minting, coining or coinage is the process of manufacturing coins using a kind of stamping which is now generically known in metal working as "coining".

This process is different from cast coinage, and can be classified in hammered coinage or hammering and milled coinage or milling.

A coin die is one of the two metallic pieces that are used to strike a coin, one per each side of the coin. A die contains an inverse version of the image to be struck on the coin.

Striking a coin refers to pressing an image into the blank metal disc, or planchet, and is a term descended from the days when the dies were struck with hammers to deform the metal into the image of the dies.

Modern dies made out of hardened steel are capable of producing many hundreds of thousands of coins before they are retired and defaced.

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