UPDATED 1/18/2015
Welcome to the New York International Numismatic Convention

About Our Event – How to Find Us
The New York International Numismatic Convention is the United States’ most prestigious numismatic event targeting the needs of the world and ancient numismatic communities. The 44th Annual NYINC will be held at fabled Waldorf=Astoria Hotel, located at 301 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10022, between 49th and 50th Streets. Our dates will be Saturday January 2, 2016 through Sunday January 10, 2016, with bourse activities taking place Thursday-Sunday, January 7-10, 2016.

The NYINC will feature a bourse area consisting of 115 of the leading specialists in world and ancient numismatics and will be held on the 18th floor meeting room level of the Waldorf Astoria. The auction sessions will also be held in the Norse Suite, also on the 18th floor.

Please consult the Schedule of Events for each specific auction to determine its location. Our event will also include a full range of educational programs and meetings. Our multiple auction sessions are cataloged and conducted by a number of the leading numismatic houses in the world, including: Heritage; Gemini Numismatic Auctions, LLC; Classical Numismatic Group; The New York Sale, a joint venture of Baldwin's Auctions, Ltd; Ira and Larry Goldberg; M&M Numismatics and Dmitry Markov; as well as Stack's-Bowers-Ponterio. In addition, Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers will conduct a specialty sale focused on numismatic literature. Bibliophiles eagerly await the the Kolbe & Fanning literature sale held in conjunction with the New York International Numismatic Convention each year.

In all eight different auction houses, either singly or in collaborative efforts, will be contributing their expertise and numismatic drawing power to our auction presentations in 2016, which will take place over a span of eight consecutive days. No other numismatic convention can equal the incomparable scope and breadth of the NYINC auctions, presentations that require literally atrtact dealers and collectors from throughout the world, making New York City the numismatic capital of the world during our event.

Auction lot viewing will open on Saturday, January 2, 2016. Auction sessions will be held Sunday January 3, 2016 through Sunday, January  10, 2016. The bourse are will open from 12noon-7PM on Thursday, January 7 for the Professional Preview. For a $125 registration fee, payable on site, Professional Preview attendees will have access to the bourse area prior to the regular public admission hours to the bourse. The Professional Preview is open to both collectors and dealers without booths.

The NYINC bourse area regular public hours will be:

Friday, January 8 10AM - 7PM
Saturday, January 9 10AM - 7PM
Sunday, January 10 10AM - 3PM

Public admission is $20 for a three day pass valid throughout the event. Children 16 and under with an adult are admitted free of charge. A $5 admission discount coupon valid Friday-Sunday may be printed by clicking here.

To obtain a map with directions from your location to the Waldorf=Astoria and/or the New York City area immediately adjacent to the Waldorf please visit one of the following websites: www.mapquest.com or www.switchboard.com.

For general New York City tourist information please visit the website of the New York City Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, www.nycvisit.com. This site contains a myriad of information and links to other websites about different tourism related activities, including restaurants, museums and Broadway musicals. It is recommended to assist in making plans for your visit to New York City.

Features of the NYINC
  • 115 Dealers all world and ancient numismatic boiurse area
  • Educational programs
  • Special Young Numismatists Program
  • Club and society meetings
  • Heritage auction
  • Classical Numismatic Group auction  
  • Baldwin's Ltd./Ira adn Larry Goldberg/M&M Numismatics/Dmitry Markov auction
  • Stack's-Bowers-Ponterio auction
  • Gemini Numismatic Auctions, LLC auction
  • Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Literature auction
  • Discounted room rates at the Waldorf Astoria
  • Convenient to the Times Square theater district
  • Convenient to midtown restaurant locations
  • Free samples copies of numismatic publications for attendees
  • Numerous booth holders from outside the United States
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Bourse Area Hours

The 120 dealer bourse area will be held in four separate rooms of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on the 18th floor meeting room level. The Starlight Roof, Palm Room, Gramercy Suite and the Metropolitan Suite. Hours will be:

Thursday, January 7 12Noon - 7PM  (Professional Preview - $125 Registration)
Friday, January 8 10AM - 7PM  (Booth holders at 9AM)
Saturday, January 9 10AM - 7PM  (Booth holders at 9AM)
Sunday, January 10 10AM - 3PM  (Booth holders at 9AM)

Registration at the NYINC is $20 for a three day pass valid during all public hours Friday through Sunday. Admission is free of charge to children 16 and under accompanied by an adult. To view and print a discount coupon valid for $5 off the regular public admission please click here.

Participating Booth Holders

For a roster of dealers who have reserved booth space at the NYINC, please click here. Revisit our site as we approach the convention dates to see if your favorite dealer will have a booth at the NYINC.

For a map of the bourse areas showing dealer booth numbers, please click here.

Our Schedule

For a complete schedule of events and functions held as part of the New York International Numismatic Convention, please click here. As the dates of the NYINC draw closer please revisit our site to check for the addition of new and exciting programs and meetings where you will be able to learn about different aspects of world and ancient numismatics.

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                                          Information About Our Auction Companies – How to Contact Them

The NYINC features multiple auction sessions cataloged and conducted by the leading numismatic houses listed below. Buyers of world and ancient numismatic items eagerly await these auction sales each year and they are a highlight of commercial numismatic activity within the world and ancient collecting fraternities. For information about how to obtain their catalogs or to consign your collection for sale to the numismatic community in conjunction with the New York International Numismatic Convention please consult the contact information given below:

Heritage Auction – Sunday and Monday, January 3-4, 2016:
Attn: Warren Tucker or Chris Bierrenbach
Heritage Galleries and Auctioneers
3500 Maple Avenue – 17th Floor
Dallas, TX 75219
Phone: (800) US COINS
Warren Tucker (214) 409-1287
Chris Bierrenbach: (214) 409-1661 
FAX: (214) 520-6968
E-mail: warren@ha.com
Website: www.ha.com
Classical Numismatic Group Auction – Tuesday and Wednesday, January 5-6, 2016:
Attn: Victor England
Classical Numismatic Group
P.O. Box 479
Lancaster, PA 17608
Phone: (717) 390-9194
FAX: (717) 390-9978
E-mail: cng@cngcoins.com
Website: www.cngcoins.com

The New York Sale - A Joint Venure of:

Baldwin’s/Ira and Larry Goldberg/M&M Numismatics/Dmirty Markov Auction – Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday, January 5/6/7, 2016:

Attn: Edward Baldwin
A.H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd.
399 Strand
London WCR 0LX
Phone (011) 44 207 930 6879
Fax (011) 44 207 930 9450
E-mail: coins@baldwin.sh
Website: www.baldwin.sh

Seth Freeman - Director, Tokens and Banknotes

Steve Hill - Director, English Hammered and Milled Coins

Graham Byfield - Ancient Greek, Roman and Byzantine Coins
and Commemorative Medals

Paul Hill - Ancient Greek, Roman and and Byzantine Coins
Dmitry Markov
P. O. Box 950
New York, NY 10272
Phone (718) 332-4248
Fax (718) 332-8676
E-mail: markov@banet.net
Website: www.russian-coins.net
Attn: Lucien Birkler
M&M Numismatics
P O Box 608
New Haven, CT 06516-0607

Phone (203) 815-2765


Ira and Larry Goldberg
11400 West Olympic Blvd. Suite 800
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: (203) 815-2765
Fax: (310-551-2646Website: www.goldbergcoins.com          
Ira Goldberg
(310) 551-2646 Ext. 812
Larry Goldberg
(310) 551-2646 Ext. 809
Jason Villareal
(310) 432-6687
(310) 551-2646 Ext. 807

Joint NYINC auction website:

Website: www.thenewyorksale.com

Stack's-Bowers-Ponterio Auction – Friday and Saturday, January 8-9, 2016:
Attn: Richard Ponterio
Stack's-Bowers-Ponterio Auction
1063 McGaw Ave., Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614
Phone: (949) 253-0916 or (800) 458-4646
FAX: (949) 253-4091
E-mail: rponterio@stacksbowers.com
Web site: www.stacks.com
Attn: Vicken Yegparian
123 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 582-2580 or (800) 566-2580
Fax: (646) 443-5548
E-mail: vickeny@stacks.com
Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers Numismatic Literature Auction - Saturday, January 9, 2016:
Attn: David Fanning
Kolbe & Fanning
Numismatic Booksellers
141 West Johnstown Rd
Gahana, OH 43230
Phone: (614) 414-0855
Fax: (614) 414-0860
E-mail: df@numislit.com  or  dfanning@columbus.rr.com
Website: www.numislit.com
Attn: George Frederick Kolbe
Kolbe & Fanning
Numismatic Booksellers
141 West Johnstown Rd
Gahana, OH 4323
Phone: (909) 338-6527
Fax: (909) 338-6980
E-mail: gfk@numislit.com
Website: www.numislit.com
Gemini Numismatic Auctions, LLC Auction – Sunday, January 10, 2016:  
Attn:  Harlan J. Berk
Gemini Numismatic Auctions,  LLC
31 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: (312) 609-0016
FFAX: (312) 609-1305
E-mail: info@harlanjberk.com
Website: www.harlanjberk.com


Convention Contacts

Convention Chairman

Kevin Foley
P.O. Box 370650
Milwaukee, WI 53237
Phone: (414) 807-0116
FAX: (414) 747-9490
E-mail: kfoley2@wi.rr.com

The Convention Chairman is responsible for the overall operation of the New York International Numismatic Convention, including booth sales and dealer space assignments. He is the primary contact person for inquiries about the NYINC.

Educational Chairman

Kerry Wetterstrom
Classical Numismatic Group, Inc.
P.O. Box 479
Lancaster, PA 17608-0479
Phone: (717) 390-9194
E-mail: Kerence@mac.com


The Educational Chairman is responsible for the scheduling of speakers and club and society meetings held in association with the New York International Numismatic Convention. Organizations desiring to hold functions in conjunction with the NYINC should contact him.


Hotel Reservations

The New York International Numismatic Convention is held at one of New York’s finest and most luxurious hotel properties, the fabled Waldorf Astoria. To reserve accommodations at the Waldorf call (212) 355-3000 and advise the agent you are attending the New York International Numismatic Convention.

Our special NYINC discounted rates for 2016 are as follows:

Watch this site for the announcement of discounted rates at the Waldorf=Astoria Hotel for NYINC attendees. 2016 rates are anticipated to be available February 2015.

  Superior Double / Double $299
  Superior King $299
  Luxury Double / Double $349
  Luxury King $349
  One Bedroom Suite $399
  Two Bedroom Signature Suite $869
  Superior King Single $351
  Superior King Double $377

To book accomodations under our special group rate discounts, call the Waldorf at (212) 355-3000 and mention rate code NYY for rooms without breakfast, or rate code NYB for room including breakfast. 

Please note that all rooms under the NYINC room block include complimentary in room Internet access, normally $18.95 per day. In order to receive these special rates and the included complementary Internet access your reservation must be entered under one of our rate codes noted above

The regurlar cost of the breakfast included under rate code NYB is $52 per person.

Please remember also that no third party has been authorized by either the NYINC or the Waldorf to contact any of our booth holders or other attendees to make reservations on your behalf. Such contacts should be viewed with suspicion and may be an effort to obtain confidential information from you, such as credit card numbers, expiration dates or security codes. It is highly recommended that all NYINC attendees make their own reservations only by calling that Waldorf directly at (212) 355-3000.

Please remember also that limited number of rooms are available at our discounted rates and that after room block expires on Decembe 1, 2015, or after the room blcok is fully subscribed, substantially higher rates may apply. Please book early to avoid disappointment. 

If difficulties are encountered in securing accommodations please contact the Bourse Chairman, Kevin Foley, for assistance. (kfoley2@wi.rr.com)

Please visit the Waldorf=Astoria website at www.waldorfastoria.com to view images of the hotel online.


Future NYINC Convention Dates

The New York International Numismatic Convention is scheduled during the following years at the Waldorf=Astoria Hotel.

   Bourse Dates
 2017  January 13-16
 2018  January 12-15
 2019  January 11-14
 2020  January 10-13
 2021  January 8-11

The dates at left are for the bourse area portion of the NYINC, with the first date listed being for the Thursday Professional Preview. A $125 registration fee applicable for the Professional Preview grants early admission privileges in advance of the Friday opening of the bourse area to the general public. Auction lot viewing begins the previous Saturday, with the first auction session the previous Sunday.
Auction sessions conclude on the final Sunday of the bourse schedule.

How to Learn More About World and Ancient Numismatics

There are a number of publications catering to numismatists with an interest in world and ancient numismatics. Among these are:

Canadian Coin News
103 Lakeshore Drive
St. Catherines, Ontario
Editor: Bret Evans
Phone: (905) 646-7744
Ext. 227
FAX: (905) 646-7744
E-mail: bret@trajan.ca
Website: www.trajan.ca
Canadian Coin News is a twice monthly newspaper with news and articles about the world and ancient field with a primary emphasis on Canadian numismatics. Dealer advertising reflects the editorial content.

For current rate: www.canadiancoinnews.com
Coin World
911 Vandemark Road
Sidney, OH 45365
Editor: Steve Roach
Phone: (937) 498-0800
Subscriptions: (800) 253-4555
E-mail: CWsubscribe@coinworld.com
Website: www.coinworld.com

Coin World is a weekly newpapaer featuring articles about a wide range of numismatic subjects, including United States and world coins and paper money, as well as ancient coins and antiquities. It also carries advertising from established dealers in teh noted fields.

For current rates: www.coinworld.com

World Coin News
700 East State Street
Iola, WI 54990
Editor: David C. Harper
Phone: (715) 445-2214
FAX: (715) 445-4087
E-mail: davidharperd@fwpubs.com
Website: www.krause.com
World Coins News is a monthly newspaper carrying current news about world and ancient numismatics, including coverage of shows. It also includes dealer advertising and contact information and is published by Krause Publications, which also issues an array of numismatic catalogs, including The Standard Catalog of World Coins and The Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

For current rates: www.shopnumismaster.com
Coin News:
For current suscription information: www.tokenpublishing.com


An electronic newsletter at exceptional quality focusing on the world and ancient numismatic marketplace, with news of auctions, conventions, legal and regulatory matters, as well as research and publications is www.coinsweeky.com. Published by Dr Ursula Kampmann, it is issued weekly and is a particularly good source of the latest information in the field dealing with a diverse range of topics.



Please note that the Saturday schedule of the NYINC includes a number of educational programs and lectures sponsored by numismatic organizations maintaining an interest in various specialty areas of world and/or ancient numismatics. Unless specified otherwise in the NYINC Schedule of Events these meetings are also open to the general public and are an ideal way to make contact with and potentially join one or more of these organizations.

Please consult the convention Schedule of Events for information on the specific content of such programs. You may access the Schedule of Events by clicking here.

Services of Interest to NYINC Attendees


For information about area FEDEX services, including maps showing the exact location of the facilities nearest the Waldorf Astoria NYINC site (zip code 10022), visit the FEDEX website: www.fedex.com.

United States Postal Service Locations

For additional information about United States Postal Service facilities and services, including maps showing specific locations facilities, please visit the Postal Service website: www.usps.com.

Staples - Office, Business and Mailing Supplies - Copies and Printing

For additional information about other Staples facilities near the Waldorf Astoria NYINC site (zip code 10022), visit the Staples website: www.staples.com.

Kinko's - Copies and Printing

For information about additional Kinko's outlets near the Waldorf Astoria NYINC site (zip code 10022), including maps, visit their website at www.kinkos.com.


Duane Reade:
For store locations nearest the Waldorf Astoria NYINC site (zip code 10022), visit their website, www.duanereade.com .

Rite Aid:
For store locations nearest the Waldorf Astoria NYINC site (zip code 10022), visit their website, www.riteaid.com .

Tickets for Broadway Musicals:
For information about Broadway musicals and plays visit the New York City tourism website: www.nycvisit.com . Half price tickets for same day performances are available at the Theater Development Fund “tkts” booth at Times Square, easily recognizable with a white facade and large red “tkts” lettering. For additional information about the Theater Development Fund and the half price tickets program visit the website www.tdf.org/tkts/tips. Tickets for many prominent musicals are generally available through the “tkts” booth.