The Green Room

Welcome to the Baldwin’s Green Room, here we showcase a selection of videos from our two YouTube Channels. A completely free resource of coin and medal information…


Hosts Neil Paisley, Dominic Chorney and Richard Gladdle have worked as numismatic experts with everyone from SKY TV and ITV to notable Influencer/YouTuber Tom Scott. On this channel they aim to provide regular content answering frequently asked questions and giving collectors a behind-the-scenes look at the world-famous Baldwin’s coin room, and the items hidden within….

Why we don’t wear white gloves when handling coins
A common misconception within this industry is that coin dealers should always wear white gloves. It’s a criticism we often see, despite experienced members of the industry agreeing with us.
The World’s Biggest Collection of Forgeries
Martin Brunt, from Sky News popped by to view our Black Museum – the world’s largest collection of forgeries and fakes. Our numismatic expert and ‘coin detective’, Richard Gladdle, showed him around.


The Baldwin’s medal channel is hosted by well known television expert Mark Smith (Antiques Roadshow, Who Do You Think You Are?). His aim is to breakdown some of the fascinating stories of the men and women behind the medals as well as offer advice on how to uncover the tales behind the medals in your own collections…

For Bravery In The Field
A medal that made Mark run to his computer, watch as he uncovers the story of a medal awarded to Ernest Hamilton Hewitt, 21st Independent Parachute Co A.A.C for his bravery in the field during the Battle of Arnhem.
A conversation with Medal Expert Mark Smith:
Baldwin’s Mark Smith, military museum curator and specialist in military medals, speaks to Dominic Chorney about his long career in studying and collecting medals and orders.