ANA School of Numismatics to Offer Coin Grading Seminar in Pittsburgh

The following Press Release was issued by the American Numismatic Association, ANA, announcing that an educational course in coin grading will be offered as part of the World’s Fair of Money activities. The two-day seminar for Intermediate U.S. Coin Grading will be held August 2-3, 2020 at the Westin near the David L. Lawrence Convention Center where the Fair takes place. Cost is $250 for ANA members.

Intermediate Coin Grading of U.S. Coins Seminar
Intermediate Coin Grading of U.S. Coins Seminar

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is offering an educational course through its Florence Schook School of Numismatics, held in conjunction with the Pittsburgh World’s Fair of Money®. “Intermediate U.S. Coin Grading” will be offered prior to the show. The convention begins August 4 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, located at 1000 Fort Duquesne Boulevard, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The deadline to register is June 26. In the event the seminar is canceled, registrants will receive a full refund.

Intermediate U.S. Coin Grading

(Two-Day Seminar)

This mid-level course is intended to sharpen grading skills through hands-on group and individual exercises, with instructor feedback on each coin. Students will gain a better understanding of current grading-service philosophies and how they evolved in the marketplace. Copper, silver and gold specimens are covered, with emphasis on About Uncirculated through Uncirculated examples.

Instructors: Steven Feltner and Bob Mellor

Date & Time: Aug. 2-3, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cost: $250 for ANA members; $350 for non-members

Location: The Westin, 1000 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15222

For additional information, contact Courtnie Schobert, seminars coordinator, at

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is a congressionally chartered, nonprofit educational organization dedicated to encouraging the study and collection of coins and related items. The ANA helps its 25,000 members and the public discover and explore the world of money through its vast array of instructional and outreach programs, as well as its museum, library, publications and conventions. For more information, call (719) 632-2646 or visit

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