Date(s) - 06/12/2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Fitzwilliam Museum
Trainers: Mark Curteis (Curator of Social History, Chelmsford Museum), Adrian Popescu (Keeper, Dept of Coins and Medals, Fitzwilliam Museum), Prof. Ted Buttrey (Honorary Keeper of Ancient Coins, Dept of Coins and Medals, Fitzwilliam Museum), Dr Adrian Marsden (Norwich Castle Museum)
Suitable for: Those involved with the curation, identification, display and interpretation of Iron Age and Roman coins.
Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to learn how to identify and interpret coins in your museum collections, with expert members of the SHARE Money & Medals network. Areas covered will include:
- Iron Age coin identification and interpretation
- Roman Imperial coin identification and interpretation
- Roman Republican coin identification and interpretation
- Roman imitative coin identification and interpretation
By the end of the session, delegates will have:
- Been introduced to the types of Iron Age and Roman coins encountered in Britain
- Handled relevant material from the Fitzwilliam Museum’s collection
- Learned how to identify and interpret finds of coins
- Gained knowledge of production and circulation of Iron Age and Roman coins
- Gained practical experience of contemporary imitations of Roman coins
Refreshments and lunch will be provided. Please let us know about any dietary requirements when booking your place online.
Bookings are closed for this event.