UPDATED October 20, 2016
Welcome to the 45th New York International Numismatic Convention

About Our Event – How to Find Us
The New York International Numismatic Convention is the United States’ largest and most prestigious numismatic event targeting the needs of the world and ancient numismatic communities. The 45th 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 Friday January 6, 2017 through Sunday January 15, 2017, with bourse activities taking place Thursday-Sunday, January 12-15, 2017.

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 the specific session times scheduled by our multiple official auction companies.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; Spink; 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 auction presentation. 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 nine different auction houses, either singly or in collaborative efforts, will be contributing their expertise and numismatic drawing power to our auction presentations in 2017.Auction sessions will take place over a span of eight consecutive days, beginning on Sunday, January 8th and concluding on Sunday January 15th. No other numismatic convention can equal the incomparable scope and breadth of the NYINC auctions, presentations that quite literally attract dealers and collectors from throughout the world, making New York City the numismatic capital of teh earth during our event.

Auction lot viewing will open on Friday, January 6. Auction sessions will be held Sunday January 8, 2017 through Sunday, January  15. The bourse are will open from 12noon-7PM on Thursday, January 12 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 13 10AM - 7PM
Saturday, January 14 10AM - 7PM
Sunday, January 15 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
  • Spink 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 115 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 12 12Noon - 7PM  (Professional Preview - $125 Registration)
Friday, January 13 10AM - 7PM  (Booth holders at 9AM)
Saturday, January 14 10AM - 7PM  (Booth holders at 9AM)
Sunday, January 15 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.

  Future Convention  Dates:

The Waldorf Astoria, home of the NYINC since 2002, will be closing in March of 2017 for a three year renovation project. Although it is with a sense of regret that we will be leaving the Waldorf, at the same time we are pleased to announce that our new site will be the Grand Hyatt located on 42nd Street between Park and Lexington Avenues. The Grand Hyatt enjoys a direct indoor connection to Grand Central Station and will afford our attendees the convenience and safety of being able to transit directly from no less than six subway lines and the Metro North commuter rail system into the Hyatt and The NYINC without venturing outside.

Our bourse dates will be:

     - 2018: January 11-14
     - 2019: January 31-February 3
     - 2020: January 16-19
     - 2021: January 14-17
     - 2022: January 13-16

In each instance the first date noted will be the Thursday Professional Preview/Early Bird Day, with a special registration fee, currently $125, to provide early access to the bourse area in advance of the Friday-Saturday-Sunday General Admission days.

Auction lot viewing will typically begin the previous Friday, with auction sessions held daily from the Sunday immediately preceeding the Thursday Professional Preview throught the final Sunday of the coin show portion of the NYINC.

Waldorf Astoria & Towers

                                          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 8-9, 2017:
Attn: Warren Tucker or Cris Bierrenbach
Heritage Galleries and Auctioneers
3500 Maple Avenue – 17th Floor
Dallas, TX 75219
Phone: (800) US COINS
Warren Tucker (214) 409-1287
Cris 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 10-11, 2017:
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 10/11/12, 2017:

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
West Haven, CT 06516-0607

Phone (203) 815-2765


Ira and Larry Goldberg
11400 West Olympic Blvd. Suite 800
Los Angeles, CA 90064

Phone: (213) 551-2646
Fax: (310-551-2646

Website: 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 New York Sale auction website:

Website: www.thenewyorksale.com

Stack's-Bowers-Ponterio Auction – Friday and Saturday, January 13-14, 2017:
Attn: Richard Ponterio
Stack's-Bowers-Ponterio Auction
1231 East Dyer Rd, Suite 100
Santa Ana, CA 92705
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 14, 2017:
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
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
 Spink - Friday January 13 and Sunday January 15, 2017:  
Attn: Muriel Eymery
145 West 57th Street, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 262-8400
Fax: (212) 262-8484
E-mail: usa@spink.com
Website: www.spink.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
P.O. Box 10607
Lancaster, PA 17605
Phone: (717) 314-5485

Fax: (717)656-8557
E-mail: Kerry@cngcoins.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. Mention rate code NYN for our special rates:

If booked no later than October 31, 2016

Room Type
  Superior Accomodation $269
  One Bedroom King Suite $369
  One Bedroom Signature Suite $439
  Waldorf Towers King or Double/Double $385
  Waldorf Towers One Bedroom Suite $579
 If booked after October 31, 2016  
 Room Type
  Superior Accomodation $329
  One Bedroom King Suite $429
  One Bedroom Signature Suite $599
  Waldorf Towers King or Double/Double $499
  Waldorf Towers One Bedroom Suilte $699

** Rooms booked under the NYINC room block (rate code "NYN") include complimentary in room wi-fi access, normally $18.95 per day + tax

Problems booking? Can't get rate, rooms not available at all, etc. Convention Chairman Kevin Foley at (414) 807-0116 for assistant.

Important Notice:

No outside agency has been authorized by either the Waldorf=Astoria or the NYINC to contact our booth holders or other attendees to solicit reservations. Such contacts may be an effort to obtain confidential credit card information or other personal details for potentially fraudulent purposes. It is highly recommended that NYINC participants only book reservations by calling the Waldorf Astoria directly at (212) 355-3000.

Please remember also that limited number of rooms are available at our discounted rates. 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.



How to Learn More About World and Ancient Numismatics

There are a number of print media publications catering to numismatists with an interest in world and ancient numismatics.

Among these are:

Canadian Coin News

For current subscription information:


Coin World

For current subscription information: www.coinworld.com

World Coin News For current subscription information: 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.

FedEx-Kinko's - Copies and Printing

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