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Warwick Classics at the British Science Festival

The department has been successful in obtaining two slots for the British Science Festival, 10-13 September 2019! Michael Scott will be giving a lecture and there will be a panel discussing 'What makes money?' Don't forget to check out the full programme of the festival when its released!

Coin of the Month: Honours, Health and Hairstyles


In February's coin of the month postgraduate Jacqui Butler examines the representation of Livia on coinage. Read more here!

Fri 01 February 2019, 10:50 | Tags: Engagement Numismatics Postgraduate Research PGT research

Congratulations to Kevin Butcher on being awarded the 'jeton de vermeil'


Congratulations to Kevin Butcher, who was awarded the prestigious 'jeton de vermeil' of the Société française de Numismatique in Paris on the 1st December. Pictured is Kevin receiving the award from former president and former director of the Cabinet des médailles of the Bibliothèque nationale de France, Michel Amandry. After the presentation Kevin gave a lecture entitled 'Le monnayage des Assyriens'

Tue 04 December 2018, 13:56 | Tags: Faculty of Arts Numismatics

An Unusual Victory Coin


Undergraduate Luiza Diaconescu explores an unusual image on a coin of Trajan in December's coin of the month.

Fantasy coins


David Swan explores the reception of ancient coinage in modern day role playing games in November's coin of the month.

Thu 01 November 2018, 14:28 | Tags: Engagement Faculty of Arts Numismatics Research PGR research

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