North American section

The North American Section secretary is Pankaj Tandon ons.america@gmail.com.

North America Section Meetings

The North American Section holds meetings in New York. The talks are broadcast live on the ONS - North America Facebook group.

Annual dues are $35

  • Paypal friends/family to ons.america@gmail.com. I particularly request Canadian members to use this method unless you are using a US-based bank.
  • Checks to
    Oriental Numismatic Society
    8 Summit Road
    Weston, MA 02493
    USA

2022 Meeting

January 15, 2022, 5pm, during NYINC at the InterContinental New York Barclay hotel.

The ONS-NA section meeting will take place at 5pm in New York City at the InterContinental New York Barclay hotel, 111 East 48th Street and Lexington Avenue.

Program: Three Talks on Different Subjects of Oriental and Islamic Numimatics

This meeting is in conjunction with the NY International Numismatic Convention. There will be a dinner after the meeting.

Previous meetings

January 9, 2021 at noon, via Zoom

Talks:

  • Prashant Kulkarni: Dies of Vidarbha punch-marked coins and estimated currency production
  • Joe Cribb: Kushan gold coins: Using die studies to understand the function of reverse designs
  • John Deyell: How are we to interpret Medieval India’s posthumous coins?
  • Joe Boling: Counterfeit paper from China

January 18, 2020 during NYINC at the Grand Hyatt hotel

Talks:

  • Aleksandr Naymark: “Mint of Ishtikhan in the 8th century”
  • Bilal Ahmed: “Jain influence on medieval Multan: re-deciphering the biruda of Amir Fahad”
  • John Deyell: “Shiny deception: surface enrichment in medieval Indian silver coins”
  • Ujjwal Brian Saha: a brief talk on some new Gupta coins.

After the talks, we will go out to dinner at Bukhara Grill.