D M Metcalf and W A Oddy (contributing editors). Royal Numismatic Society, Special Publication No 13. London. HB (red cloth with gilt spine) 1980 viii + 219 pages + 28 b&w plates. Eight articles, nine notes, a review article, and a bibliography of Lawrence H Cope.
Analysis of Coins from the Asyut hoard; Mineralogical and geographical silver sources of archaic Greek coinage; The Uses of metal analysis in the study of archaic Greek coinage: some comments; Ninth-Century Northumbrian Coinage. Crusader Gold. Neutron Activation Analysis of the Gold Coinages of the Crusader States. Scottish Placks and Groats. Greek White Gold and Electrum. Chemical analysis of some 19th-century silver tokens from the north of England. The Silver Contents of Roman Republican Coinage — and much more.
Long out of print. The dj has a few short tears and is a little marked. Internally virtually as new. From the library of Philip Grierson, with his ex-libris on the front pastedown.