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The current NI Bulletin is Volume 53 Nos. 11/12 dated November/December 2018. A sample of the beginning of some of the articles in this NI Bulletin follows:
- Illegal "Protestant" French Coinage Struck at La Rochelle, by Arnaud Clairand and Robert Ronus, NI #LM139. France, like many other European countries, was torn apart after the Reformation by conflicts between the adherents of the new Protestant faith and the supporters of the established Catholic Church. The French Wars .............
- A "Salzburg" Coin for Illiterates, by Robert Ronus, NI #LM139. A number of small states in Northern Italy were notorious for, if not forging, copying the more widely accepted coins of larger states in the early modern era. Desana, Corregio, Bozzolo, Guastalla, Passerano, Frinco, Pompanesco, Meserano, Maccagno, etc. Perhaps the most bizarre .........
- British Countermarks on French Silver Coins, Merchant Countermarked Silver Coins in Great Britain c. 1780-1830, by Eric C. Hodge, NI #2784. The December 2005 issue of Coin News had a general article on this series in which, in the second paragraph, mention was made of the use of French coins for a few issues. The first.........
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