About RR Coins & Currency

Bob Reed

Bob Reed is the founder and chief numismatist at RR Rare Coins & Currency. A lifelong numismatic collector and dealer from New Orleans, LA, Bob remains active in many national and local numismatic clubs

About RR Coins & Currency

He has a diverse background in all area of numismatics with extensive knowledge both as dealer and collector. An avocation for more than thirty years, in 1993 he officially opened his business, RR Coins & Currency, and went online in 1998.

The company provides customers with a variety of numismatic items and numismatic related goods including coins, paper money, medals, tokens, old bank checks, postcards, and more. 

We make a point to answer your questions and have received thousands of inquiries over the years. Our most frequently asked questions can be found on our website's Q&A page.

Bob joined the New Orleans Crescent City Coin Club over 35 years ago, is a Past President, and remains an active member. He held a variety of offices in the club and served on its Board of Directors. He is pro-active in supporting the club and its commercial shows, and has served in various capacities as chairman, publicity chairman, dealer, etc.

He has given numismatic presentations to regional coin clubs and to local area schools.

He is a member of regional coin clubs, the American Numismatic Association and the Society of Paper Money Collectors. RR Coins & Currency maintains an extensive library of numismatic reference and research materials consisting of over 5,500 books, auction catalogs, newsletters and numismatic articles.

He participates regularly at coin shows throughout the U. S. Southwest region.

Other club memberships and activities include:

Alabama Numismatic Society
American Numismatic Association
Casino Chip & Gaming Token Collector's Club
Crescent City Coin Club
Deep South Chip Collectors Club
Florida United Numismatists
Louisiana Numismatic Association, Past President & Life Member
Mississippi Numismatic Association, Life Member
Slidell Coin Club, Past Vice-President
Society of Paper Money Collectors
Southeastern Token and Medals Society
Texas Numismatic Association
Token and Medal Society
World Exonumia