Royal Numismatic Society

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Royal Numismatic Society
Formation 1836
Headquarters London, United Kingdom
President
Andrew Burnett
Website royalnumismaticsociety.org

The Royal Numismatic Society (RNS) is a learned society and charity based in London, United Kingdom which promotes research into all branches of numismatics. Its patron as of 2014 was Queen Elizabeth II.

Membership[edit]

Foremost collectors and researchers, both professional and amateur, in the field of numismatics are amongst the fellows of the Society . They must be elected to the Society by the Council. The Numismatic Chronicle is the annual publication of the Royal Numismatic Society.

History[edit]

The society was founded in 1836 as the Numismatic Society of London and received the title "Royal Numismatic Society" from Edward VII by Royal Charter in 1904.

Publications[edit]

The society has an annual journal, The Numismatic Chronicle,[1] and publishes a book series known as the Special Publications.

Awards of The Royal Numismatic Society[edit]

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