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November 19th - November 22th, 2010
Annual C4 Convention
Bay State Coin Show
Boston, MA
Radisson Hotel (Theater District)
617-482-1800 (for reservations only...not for show information) and ask for the special "Bay State Coin Show" rates
Thursday night - Reception
Friday night - Educational Forum
Saturday night - Auction (see below)

C4 Convention 2009 Schedule of events:

 

Thursday

4:30 – 8:30 Dealer Set-up on Bourse Floor
8:30 - ? C4 Reception - Carver Salon III
(C4 & EAC Members)


Friday

7:30 AM Publications Committee Breakfast Meeting
(in Hotel Restaurant)
8:00 AM Bourse opens to Dealers
10:00 AM Bourse opens to Public
11:00 – 5:00 C4 Auction Lot Viewing
(C4 & EAC Members only)
1:30 Vermont Copper Study Group
5:30 – 7:00 Nonregal Study Group Meeting
David Palmer - Carver Salon III
7:00 Bourse Closed
Friday Evening Educational Forum (Carver Salon III) (C4 & EAC Members)
Time slots are approximate for the speakers
7:00 – 7:30 Refreshments
7:30 “The MA Pine Tree Copper Penny – Real or Fake?” - Anne Bentley from the MA Historical Society
8:30 “Rosa Americana Coinage and Its Importance to Colonial Numismatics” - Syd Martin
9:00 Refreshments
9:15 What Would Crosby Do?: Going Beyond the Basics in Researching Colonial Numismatics - David Fanning
10:00 “The Second State Coinage Symposium” – VTs (Tony Carlotto), NJs (Jack Howes), CTs (Randy Clark) & MAs (Mike Packard)


Saturday

7:00 AM C4 Board Breakfast Meeting
8:30 AM C4 Annual Membership Business Meeting – Carver Salon III
9:00 AM Bourse opens to Dealers
10:00 AM Bourse open to Public
10:00 – 5:30 Auction Lot Viewing (C4 & EAC Members)
12:30 – 2:00 Colonial Happening – Carver Salon III Eric Hildebrant – Camel Head NJ Coppers with undertypes
2:00 – 3:00 “Collecting Colonial Paper Money” Ray Williams – Carver Salon III
3:00 – 4:00 Scott Travers – Carver Salon III
6:00 Refreshments – Carver Salon III
6:30 C4 Auction – Carver Salon III M&G Auctions
7:00 PM Bourse closes


Sunday

9:30 AM Bourse open to Dealers
10:30 – 3:00 Bourse open to the Public


CONVENTION ATTENDEES… This is the tentative schedule for the C4 Convention at the time it was submitted to your editor. Please double check the schedule and room locations when you arrive at the hotel.
C-4 Vermont Happening: We are holding a Vermont "Happening" on Friday November 20, 2009 at 1:30PM during the C-4 Convention. Please bring all your varieties to share with your fellow C-4 Members. Jack Howes will be photographing examples for a new set of Vermont Plates being assembled. We are particularly interested in die states, variety and/or condition rarities and any other unusual Vermont pieces.
Students of the Counterfeit British Halfpence and Farthings will take note that there is a study group meeting at 5:30 on Friday afternoon in Carver Salon III. The topic for discussion and study is about “Mules”… Those coins with impossible dates – coins with GEO II obverses and Geo III reverse dates, and vica versa. Please bring any and all you have for study and a possible publication.
At 12:30 Saturday afternoon, there will be a Colonial Happening where the object of discussion, study and photography will be the Camel head NJ Coppers with undertypes. These are the Maris 56-n, 57-n and 58-n. Whether you have one or a hundred, please plan to bring them with you for study at this event.
Although there is not a formal study on the topic, Syd Martin will be present at the convention and if any have examples of Rosa Americana coinage that Syd has not seen, please bring them with you so that the eventual publication of his book will be as thorough and accurate as possible. Again, if you have just one, or a hundred, please bring them along for Syd to study and possibly photograph.
That being said, if you have any coins that you have questions about, interesting planchets or dies

 

C4 Auction (restricted to C4 and/or EAC members) - Saturday night, November 21st, 2009

C4 Auction 2009 PRL
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C4 Auction 1998 PRL
C4 Auction 1997 PRL
C4 Auction 1996 PRL
C4 Auction 1995 PRL

To consign coins to this important sale and/or obtain a catalogue, contact:

Chris McCawley
P.O. Box 1510
Frisco, TX 75034
Phone: (972) 668-1575
cmccawley@aol.com

or

Bob Grellman 
P.O. Box 161055
Altamonte Springs, FL 32716-1055
Phone: (407) 682-9592
ljefferys@cfl.rr.com

 
 

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