Honorary Fellowship

Honorary Fellowship is awarded to Fellows of the Society who have made a particularly important contribution to numismatics, and is for life. There are usually around 25 Honorary Fellows at any given time.

P. Skingley (left image) and J. Morcom (right image) receiving the certificate of RNS Honorary Fellowship from president A. Burnett (2014)

Phil Skingley (left) and John Morcom (right) receiving the certificate of RNS Honorary Fellowship from president Andrew Burnett (2014)

Current Honorary Fellows of the RNS

  • 1967 H.R.H. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
  • 1994 Neil Kreitman
  • 1994 Raymond Weiller
  • 1998 Leslie Elam
  • 1999 Basil Demetriadi
  • 1999 Tony Merson
  • 1999 Hyla Troxell
  • 2001 Graham Dyer
  • 2001 Michael Mitchiner
  • 2001 H.-D. Schultz
  • 2002 Christoph Boehringer
  • 2002 Richard Reece
  • 2007 Michael Metcalf
  • 2009 Sir Mark Jones
  • 2010 Simon Bendall
  • 2011 Keith Rutter
  • 2012 Donal Bateson
  • 2013 Keith Sugden
  • 2013 Stan Goron
  • 2014 John Morcom
  • 2014 Philip Skingley
  • 2015 Joe Bispham
  • 2016 Richard Ashton

 

Alphabetical List of All Honorary Fellows of the RNS (1904-)

Alföldi, Andreas (1895-1981) 1930
Archibald, Marion (1935-2016) 1996
Ashton, Richard 2016
Babelon, Jean (1889-1978) 1946
Barb, Alphons A. (1901-1979) 1957
Barker, Eileen 1990
Bastien, Pierre (1912-2010) 1957
Bateson, Donal 2012
Bellinger, Alfred Raymond (1893-1978) 1965
Bendall, Simon 2010
Berghaus, Peter (1919-2012) 1995
Bispham, Joe 2015
Boehringer, Christoph 2002
Bolin, Anders Store Ragnar (1900-1963) 1960
Breglia, Laura (1912-2003) 1964
Cargill-Thompson (Warren), Jennifer (1931-2016) 2010
Carson, Robert Andrew Glendinning (1918-2006) 1980
Castelin, Karel (1903-1981) 1968
Cesano, Secondina Lorenza Eugenia (1879-1973) 1935
Delbrueck, Richard (1874-1957) 1952
Demetriadi, Basil 1999
Dieudonné, Adolphe (1868-1945) 1926
Dyer, Graham 2001
Elam, Leslie 1998
Forrer, Leonard (1869-1953) 1939
Galster, Georg (1889-1983) 1937
Gerassimov, Todor (1903-1974) 1963
Göbl, Robert (1919-1997) 1983
Goron, Stan 2013
Grant, Michael (1914-2004) 1984
Grierson, Philip (1910-2006) 1994
Gupta, Parmeshwari Lal (1914-2001) 1975
H.R.H. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 1967
Hart, Rev Henry St John (d. 2004) 1979
Hävernick, Walter (1905-1983) 1965
Holzmair, Eduard (1902-1971) 1966
Jenkins, Gilbert Kenneth (1918-2005) 1980
Jones, Mark 2009
Kiersnowski, Ryszard (1926-2006) 1975
Kreitman, Neil 1994
Kubitschek, Joseph William (1858-1936) 1904
Lafaurie, Raymond Jean (1914-2008) 1976
Laffranchi, Lodovico (1875-1952) 1932
Le Rider, Georges (1928-2014) 1995
Llopis, Felipe Mateu Y (1901-1998) 1951
Loehr, August Oktav von (1882-1965) 1937
Malmer, Brita (1925-2013) 1998
Martin, Joan Steel (d.1985) 1977
Mattingly, Harold (1923-2015) 2005
Maurice, Jules (1859-1939) 1904
Merson, Tony 1999
Metcalf, Michael 2007
Miles, George Carpenter (1904-1975) 1966
Mitchiner, Michael 2001
Morcom, John 2014
Mosser, Sawyer McArthur (1905-1975) 1964
Münsterberg, Rudolf (1864-1926) 1926
Naster, Paul M.F. (1913-1998) 1974
Noe, Sydney Philip (1885-1969) 1960
Pink, Karl (1884-1965) 1946
Rasmussen, Nils Ludwig (1904-1973) 1973
Reece, Richard 2002
Regling, Kurt Ludwig (1876-1935) 1932
Robert, Louis (1904-1985) 1970
Robertson, Anne Strachan (1910-1997) 1976
Rogers, Very Rev Edgar (1873-1961) 2058
Rutter, Keith 2011
Schultz, H.-D. 2001
Schwabacher, Wilhelm Heinrich (1897-1972) 1970
Sellwood, David (1925-2012) 2004
Serafini, Marchese Camillo (1864-1952) 1946
Seyrig, Henri (1895-1973) 1949
Shackleton, D.E. 1973
Shamma, Samir (d.1992) 1992
Skingley, Philip 2014
Stepkova, J. (1926-1997) 1976
Stevenson, Robert Baron Kerr (1913-1992) 1979
Sugden, Keith 2013
Sutherland, Carol Humphrey Vivian (1908-1986) 1979
Thompson, Margaret Myrtle (1911-1992) 1976
Thordeman, Bengt (1893-1990) 1946
Tourneur, Victor (1878-1967) 1926
Trell, Bluma L. (1903-1997) 1983
Troxell, Hyla 1999
Tudeer, Lauri Oskar Theodor (1884-1955) 1946
Weber, Frederick Parkes (1863-1962) 1954
Weiller, Raymond J. 1994
Welin, Ulla Selma Linder (1909-1983) 1975
Whitting, Philip David (1903-1988) 1971

Fuller details of Honorary Fellows 1904-1986 can be found in A History of the Royal Numismatic Society, pp. 141-143 (pdf here: http://numismatics.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/A-history-of-the-royal-numismatic-society.pdf)