1800 Santiago Silver Error Coin - 8 Reale
1800 Santiago Silver Error Coin – 8 Reales

Miguel Lehmann & Lluis Lalana i Culla
Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……..

An extremely rare and desirable Spanish Colonial coin with the name of King Charles IV misspelled surfaced at the 2014 Coinex in London.

The coin was purchased somewhere in Europe and brought to the convention for verification by one of the prominent Spanish coin dealers in attendance.

Hear the story of why this coin is so exciting.

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The UK’s Premier 36th International Numismatic Show

The 2014 Coinex is the 36th annual international coin convention organized by the British Numismatic Trade Association. Only BNTA members and invited international dealers are allowed to have their stock on display for sale.

This year there were 70 tables on the bourse floor. BNTA members abide by a code of ethics meant to protect the participants in the coin collecting community and insure fair business dealings for all parties involved. Collectors come from all over the United Kingdom, Europe, the United States and other parts of the world to buy sell, and trade.

Items offered for sale at the convention included ancient, medieval and modern coins, world coins, tokens, medals, paper money and antiquities. Along with the plethora of numismatic items offered for sale on the bourse auction sale was held by London firm A.H. Baldwin & Sons prior to the convention .

All this activity creates an excellent opportunity for travelers to come and enjoy London as well as find items for their collections.

More information about Coinex and the British Numismatic Trade Association can be found at www.bnta.net.

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