Young Collector Highlight: Jaireet

  • Name: Jaireet Chahal
  • Age: 15
  • Location: Brampton, Ont.
  • What do they collect: King George VI  specimen coinage of all denominations
  • Why did they start collecting: Jaireet started collecting coins because it “seemed like an attractive idea.”

To view more of Jaireet’s collection, visit @canadian_coin_hunter on Instagram.

NUMISMATICS & SOCIAL MEDIA

Jaireet stayed with numismatics as a hobby because of the amazing friends and connections made through Instagram and other social media platforms.

You can view more of Jaireet’s coins and collection on Instagram (@canadian_coin_hunter).

Jaireet also has a large following on TikTok for numismatics-based content videos (@canadian_coin_hunter). Currently, Jaireet has close to 1,000 followers on Instagram and 14,700 on TikTok.

Jaireet’s numismatics-based TikTok account is found @canadian_coin_hunter.

Jaireet is a great example of younger generations modernizing numismatics and collecting in the digital realm.

Both TikTok and Instagram are a great way to engage a younger audience and keep the love of numismatics alive.

YOUNG COLLECTOR HIGHLIGHT

In an effort to support, encourage and highlight younger generations of collectors, CCN is implementing a new series to feature a young collector of the week.

Interested collectors can email kathryn.groom@hotmail.com for a chance to be featured on our platforms. Young Collectors must be 25 and under and reside in Canada.

Happy collecting!

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