Jim Charlton Dead at 102

According to a post on Canadian Coin News’ Facebook page, legendary Canadian numismatist James E. Charlton passed away Friday September 20th, 2013 at the age of 102.

Jim Charlton Dead at 102

Jim Charlton Dead at 102

Charlton’s name will forever be  synonymous with Canadian numismatics for his work as a coin dealer and numismatic publisher.  His presence alone at coin shows and conventions made such events memorable.  The funeral is to take place Saturday September 28th, 2013 and Canadian Coin News promises to post more information as it becomes available.

Coinman to Canadians

Got this at the 2001 RCNA convention in Quebec City

Got this at the 2001 RCNA convention in Quebec City

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