The NAA does not recommend specific dealers or auction houses – but these sites are well worth a visit…
Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd in Sydney and Melbourne is a gold sponsor of the Numismatic Association of Australia and runs three major numismatic auctions each year.
Coinworks in Melbourne is a silver sponsor of the Numismatic Asociation of Australia and specialises in the handling of high quality, rare and historic pre-1964 Australian coins.
Downies in Melbourne, Sydney and USA is a silver sponsor of the Numismatic Association of Australia and runs several major numismatic auctions each year.
Drake Sterling Numismatics in Sydney is a bronze sponsor of the Numismatic Association of Australia and deals exclusively on the internet, stocking only those coins that have been graded and authenticated by an independent third-party service, either PCGS or NGC.
Sterling & Currency in Fremantle is a bronze sponsor of the Numismatic Association of Australia, specialising in rare coins and banknotes.
Vintage Coins & Banknotes in Sydney is a bronze sponsor of the Numismatic Association of Australia. The company is a family owned online coin and banknote shop specialising in buying and selling coins and banknotes in Australia and internationally be it for investment or private collection.
The Purple Penny in Adelaide developed the website of the Numismatic Association of Australia, stocking only the best third party graded collector coins and archival quality coin collecting supplies, and deals entirely over the internet.
Imperial Numismatics in Perth is Australia’s newest coin dealer. The business is run by Jonathan Cohen, a local collector and trader with 10 years experience in the field of Numismatics. Jonathan has specialist knowledge in Ancients and in particular, the coins of the Peloponnese. The company specialises in World and Ancient coins as well as the Australian series, both modern and pre-decimal, and strives to deliver the highest quality coins and best available information to its customers both as collectors and investors.
I S Wright is a dealer and auctioneer in numismatic and military collectibles, with a wide range of coins, banknotes, tokens, medals and books in its shops in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Ballarat.
Ancient Coin Traders is a dealer in ancient coins based in Adelaide, run by Peter Piliouras. He specialises in Ancient Greek and Roman coinage with a large catalogue comprising his private collection published online for sale or trade. His website also has a list of useful resources for attributing and researching ancient coins.
Romanorvm, proprietors Matthew & Katrina Shillam, is an Australian business dealing in ancient coins.
Walter Holt’s Ancient Greek and Roman Coins has a comprehensive website covering all aspects of ancient coins.
Rainbow Rarities specialises in Australian banknotes, both pre-decimal and decimal.
Colonial Coins and Medals deals in coins, banknotes, medallions and tokens, as well as war medals and badges.
Australasian Numismatic Dealer’s Association is an association of many of Australia’s leading coin and banknote dealers.
WA Coins is Western Australia’s newest coin dealer, specializing in Australian coins and offering a personalized (by appointment only) service.
Smits Stamps and Coins deals in both stamps and coins, and is centrally located upstairs in London Court Arcade in Perth.
New Zealand dealers
Mowbray Collectables in Wellington is a bronze sponsor of the Numismatic Association of Australia and is one of the largest dealers and auctioneers of stamps in the southern hemisphere, also auctioning rare coins, banknotes, medals and related items.
New Zealand Post for sales of official New Zealand coins.
United Kingdom dealers
Coin Dealers directory of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland A list of numismatic resources in the British Isles.
British Numismatic Trade Association (BNTA). Ethics and details. List of members.
Spink which, as one of the oldest and most famous dealers in the business, needs no introduction. Their website has been fully updated and now has a “virtual gallery” of coins for sale, all fully illustrated, as well as auction information and specialist advice for collectors.
Baldwin’s, a long-established company with a history going back to the 1872, offers coins for collectors, including ancient, mediaeval, British and foreign coins, commemorative medals, tokens and numismatic books.
Timothy Millett, a dealer specializing in historic medallions and works of art.
Charles Riley, a dealer specializing in coins, medals and commemorative medallions.
Mike Vosper, a dealer specializing in Celtic, Roman, and English Hammered coins, and 17th century tokens.
Classical Numismatic Group (CNG), a dealer and auction house specializing in
Classical, Mediaeval, and British numismatics.
P & D Medallions, a leading dealer in British and world historical and art medals.
Chris Rudd, a dealer specializing in Celtic coins.
Galata Coins, Paul and Bente Withers have published several books on weights and tokens and have a huge range of books for sale.
Simmons Gallery, Howard and Frances Simmons run the well known London Coin Fairs and deal in coins and tokens. Their gallery displays a large selection of modern art medals.
Christopher Eimer, a dealer specializing in Fine medals and Medallic Art. This web-site contains a large selection of medals as well as portrait reliefs, cameos and related objects.
Chris Perkins, offers British coins / world coins and collecting accessories. Pre-decimal specialist in mainly modern British coins (1760 – Date) but often other types of coins are available.
Mark Rasmussen is a dealer with a comprehensive list of British material.
Dix Noonan Webb is a leading specialist auctioneer and valuer of coins, tokens, medals, militaria and paper money of all types.
Irish Rarities is the website of Del Parker, located in Dallas, Texas.
Classical Coins, A very interesting and well constructed US site specializing in Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Persian coins
Coin Today, daily numismatic and gold investment news, from the US.
Rich Hartzog, World Exonumia Tokens, mostly US, interesting token related articles and extensive listing of books on token subjects.
Medals of the World. The website of Hedley Betts has a wonderful selection of world medals.
Comptoir des Monnaies has a wide selection of numismatic material of France.