Heads we win – The Toddywallas
|Heads we win|
|Priyanka Joshi / Mumbai May 8, 2010, 0:04 IST|
Old coins and paper money are not just an antiquarian interest; they are also big business. Priyanka Joshi meets the Todywallas, who run India’s first licensed numismatics auction house.
The 103-year-old Todywalla House in Mumbai’s bustling Khetwadi locality may look uninviting, but it is the address of India’s first licensed numismatics auction house, and perhaps the only one owned by an individual to hold regular sales.