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The Ancient Coin Collectors Guild has become a driving force in the ongoing effort to protect coin collectors and museums in which coins are stored from being forced to give up these items to foreign governments under the premise the coins are the cultural patrimony of the claimant nation. — Richard Giedroyc, World Coin News April 26, 2010

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ACCG Board Election Nominations close Feb 15

2010 is an ACCG election year Full story

Dave Welsh honored with ACCG Award

Dave Welsh, ACCG Board Member and founder of the Unidroit-L online discussion group has been named a recipient of the ACCG's Exceptionally Meritorious Service Award Full story

ACCG Queries Cypriot Director of Antiquities

Commentary by Peter K. Tompa regarding an ACCG Query to the Director of Antiquities of Cyprus about the decision to impose import restrictions on ancient coins of "Cypriot Types". Full story

Cypriot Ambassador disparages Ancient Coin Collecting while State Department sings the chorus

Dave Welsh, a member of the ACCG Board of Directors responds to a U.S. State Department announcement heralding the addition of coins to the list of imports restricted from Cyprus. Full story

British Museum and eBay reach agreement

The British Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS), managed by the British Museum, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with eBay UK to help prevent the illicit sale of British antiquities that fall under the purview of the Treasure Act. The ACCG registered its concerns about this agreement, to which the PAS responded. Full story

Guild Announces Election Results

Members of the ACCG have duly elected three Directors for four year positions on the guild's governing board. Full story