Open Art Images

The website Open Art Images offers a broad scope of images including many images on Islamic Art. These images can be used freely in presentations but also on websites. OAI is a SEARCH AND VISUALIZATION ENGINE FOR HIGH-RESOLUTION IMAGES OF ARTWORKS – from all around the world and from every period in history – that belong to… Continue reading Open Art Images

Islamic Manuscripts

Sura 34

The Foundation has recently acquired a number of Islamic manuscripts. These beautifully decorated texts are part of the Islamic Coins and Manuscripts collection and are available for exhibition in schools, mosques and other community settings. The image featured in this post is a tenth century Qur’an MS with Sura 34. Visit the Exhibitions page for… Continue reading Islamic Manuscripts

New coin articles uploaded

Three additional articles recently published in the Australasian Coin & Banknote Magazine have now been added to the CCCRH site: July 2021 – Telephus on Coins June 2021 – Coins of the early Popes May 2021 – The Puteal Scribonianum

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Three new coin studies

The following coin reports have recently been added to the CCCRH site, having been originally published in the Australasian Coins & Banknote Magazine: April 2021 – The Coins of Theoderic the OstrogothMarch 2020 – An Interesting Elephant Coin from the Roman RepublicFebruary 2021 – The Middle Ages: An Exhibition of Coins and Other Objects

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IACB: Iron Age Coins in Britain

Ancient British Coins (ABC) is the most comprehensive reference book for the typology of the Iron Age coins of Britain. ABC catalogues 999 types of coins found in Britain from around the early to mid-2nd century BC through the 1st century AD. The earliest issues were imported to Britain from the Continent, but they were shortly… Continue reading IACB: Iron Age Coins in Britain

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Three new articles posted

Three recent articles by CCCRH Research Associate, Dr Peter Lewis, in the Australasian Coin and Banknote magazine have been added to the CCCRH webste: September – A Medallion of St Catherine of AlexandriaAugust – Worn CoinsJuly – An Interesting Family – Carus and his Sons

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MK Berlin fully linked to Antigonid Coins Online

Online tools for numismatic research just keep getting better. Now Karsten Dahmen at the Münzkabinett Berlin has fully catalogued all of their coins of Demetrius Poliorcetes with the newly-published URIs from Antigonid Coins Online, which is based on Edward T. Newell’s 1927 corpus. There are 119 in total from Berlin, accompanying more than 400 coins… Continue reading MK Berlin fully linked to Antigonid Coins Online

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Corpus Nummorum Online

Corpus Nummorum Online is a web portal devoted to the ancient coins of lower Moesia, Thrace, Mysia and the Troad. This is a pilot project for assembling ancient Greek coinage by region and mint for the various purposes of research and cultural heritage preservation. The research database is based primarily on Berlin collections, which include… Continue reading Corpus Nummorum Online

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126 BnF coins integrated into Antigonid Coins Online

One hundred twenty-six coins from the Bibliothèque nationale de France, recently cataloged by Julien Olivier, have been incorporated into the newly-released Antigonid Coins Online (AGCO), which so far includes the coinage of Demetrius Poliorcetes. Roughly a dozen of these coins were already accessible through AGCO upon its launch since a handful of the coins of… Continue reading 126 BnF coins integrated into Antigonid Coins Online

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