History of money
The history of money concerns the development of means of carrying out transactions involving a physical medium of exchange. Money is any clearly identifiable object of value that is generally accept...
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Confessions: Master Counterfeiter Prints a Fortune and Walks Away
A recent ABC News Brian Ross Investigates episode takes a deep look into the world of counterfeit cash. The Royal Sovereign RCD-2000 is used to highlight the...
Fantastic Fakes: Busting a $70 Million Counterfeiting Ring
The downfall of a legendary team of forgers, whose bogus bills were so good they’re still in circulation.
China Warns Soros Against ‘Declaring War’ On Its Currency
Days after billionaire George Soros forecast a hard landing of the Chinese economy, Beijing retaliates by warning the high-profile investor from betting against its currency. "Soros’ challenge against...
An Illustrated History of American Money Design
It’s not just paper. From the first notes issued by the Continental Congress to the latest star-spangled bills released by the Federal Reserve, the history of money in America is laced with rebellion,...
United States To Put Woman On $10 Bill
The United States is set to put the picture of a woman on an American banknote for the first time in over a century, breaking the hold that white male political heroes have had on the greenback. The T...
Belgium to France: Euro this, Napoleon!
Belgium has just minted a special euro coin. The denomination? 2.5 euros. But that's not the part that's got France in a fit. It's the fact that the coin depicts France's defeat at the Battle of Water...
Latest Queen Elizabeth coin unveiled
Fifth coin of British monarch’s reign dating back to coronation in 1952 is first to be created entirely digitally and will replace 1998 version
barbara bernát proposes hungarian money redesign with illustrated wildlife
for her MA degree project, budapest-based creative barbara bernát has proposed a fictional currency for hungary and its banknote design.
Photography of archeological ruins in Ephesus
Archeological ruins of Ephesus and other nearby sites datings from the start of AD to 6th century AD. At its peak Ephesus population is estimated at about 200,000. It is remarkable to walk a main stre...
An artist totally reimagined what U.S. dollar bills should look like
Sorry, George. Sorry, Abe. U.S. currency was long overdue for a face lift. As part of his Master's thesis at the Basel School of Design in Switzerland, American artist Travis Purrington revamped bills...
The World's Greatest Counterfeiter: Frank Bourassa
With a little hard work, Frank Bourassa figured he'd make a fortune (literally). Which is how he became the most prolific counterfeiter in U.S. history—a guy with $200 million in fake bills. How he g...
The Stories Behind Some Of The World's Best Forgers
Now, we already covered stories about bad choices people make when it comes to spending their money, when we discussed some of the largest bills ever recor
History of money
Selling Ancient Coins . Greek Coins , Roman Coins , Byzantine Coins , Islamic Coins and other Antiquities and collectibles .
Dollar
Part 2 Here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbyQB8e-rQg Educational video explaining the Constitutional and legal history of the US Dollar. This video contai...
Gold coins
http://www.collectiblesuniverse.com An amazing antique collection of gold coins from the Byzantine Empire which Spanned from 491-867. Some of the most rare c...