ONS Programme 2016/2017
August no meeting
17th September trip to Museum of Oxford
Meet at the main entrance at 10.45 am
Museum of Oxford, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate's,Oxford, OX1 1BX
15th October The Eagle on coins and the AGM
1. President’s report on the year’s activities of the society.
2. Election of Officers
12th November Ecclesiastical coinages
Coins issued by Bishops, Archbishops, Popes, communion tokens, and tokens for Church of England bazars.
10th December Egypt and the Sudan
The Mad Mahdi and all that
14th January Turkey and Asia Minor
Before during and after the Ottoman Empire
18th February Bulgaria and the Balkans
The history of these less well known places
18th March USA
The colonial history to the mighty dollar
15th April Mint marks
Why have mint marks? Romans to now.
13th May Random exotic countries never been to but would like to visit
Money no object .
17th June The British Commonwealth
Why did colonies have their own coins and not just use British issues?
15th July The Horse on coins