Definition of numismatics
nu·mis·mat·ics | \ ˌnü-məz-ˈma-tiks
The study or collection of coins, tokens, and paper money and sometimes related objects (such as medals)
Texan nu·mis·mat·ics: (same as above, but with ammo)
When Laura House and her older brother inherit their grandfather’s coin collection, it falls on her to find out if they’re millionaires or not because big brother is safeguarding the Internet and is simply too busy. Will Laura be able to take on the daunting responsibility of researching each coin’s value? Or will she wind up selling the collection for $200, only to see it appraised for $3,000,000 on an episode of Antiques Roadshow? To find out, you’ll have to join us as we dive into the weird and wondrous world of numismatics.
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Tiny Victories is the 15 minute podcast that pushes back on the notion that you have to “go big” or “go home”. Sometimes just going is the victory. Each week, hosts Annabelle Gurwitch and Laura House invite listeners to adopt a TINY victory frame of mind, and share tales of fleeting joys and minor accomplishments in this majorly messed-up world.
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