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A deep dive into my process for translating archaic Imperial Russian banknotes, and the challenges behind it.
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A crash course in the symbolism of the double headed eagle in Russian money.
A quick overview of the currency of wartime Japan, and the problems it brought with it.
A quick look at a an early 20th century Russian 100 rubles.
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Modern banknotes have myriad special features to help protect them from forgery. But what about earlier notes?
The secret history behind the tonnes of unclaimed Swiss gold, which sits ownerless in banks across the country.
Have you ever wondered why so many coins have reeded edges? Learn more about the history of this process.
Some coins suffer small errors in their production and minting, but did you know about the historical error on American coins?