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Long Table 93. A Mysterious Medallion of Antoninus Pius
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Long Table 93. A Mysterious Medallion of Antoninus Pius

Friday, May 201:00 pm ET

Join ANS Fellow and Roman specialist Ben Lee Damsky for an explanation of a mysteriousmedallion of Antoninus Pius. Authorities have disagreed as to the reverse figure, but the correct description improves our understanding of several other coin types, both Greek and Roman, and suggests the occasion for issuing the medallion.

ANS Members only. A link will be sent to members the day of the event.

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Housing Resources
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Housing Resources

While not inexpensive, local universities provide reliable dorm or apartment style summer housing:

NYU Summer HousingThe New SchoolSchool of Visual ArtsColumbia University

Not…

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Legal and Ethical Issues in Numismatics Supplemental Reading
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Legal and Ethical Issues in Numismatics Supplemental Reading

Atwood, R. Stealing History. Tomb Raiders, Smugglers, and the Looting of the Ancient World (New York, 2004). A fascinating chronicle…

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Summer Seminar Reading Lists
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Summer Seminar Reading Lists

Required readings prior to start of Seminar

Introduction to Numismatic Terms and Methods

C. J. Howgego, Ancient History from Coins (London and New York,…

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Roman Reading List
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Roman Reading List

Introductions and Surveys

Mommsen, Geschichte des römischen Münzwesens (Berlin, 1860); translated with additions and corrections by the Duc de Blacas, Histoire…

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Introduction to Numismatic Terms and Methods
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Introduction to Numismatic Terms and Methods

Content

1. Introduction2. Vocabulary3. Methodology3.1. Style3.2. Dies3.3. Hoards3.4. Archaeological Finds3.5. Documents3.6. Literature3.7. Metrology3.8. Statistics

1. Introduction

Numismatics is the study of coins and money, of coins and coin-like objects. The value of coins as…

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ANS Summer Seminar General Reading List
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ANS Summer Seminar General Reading List

This list of readings is designed to provide background for the summer’s work. The titles have been selected to illustrate…

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Long Table No. 92 Coins and the Colosseum
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Long Table No. 92 Coins and the Colosseum

on May 13 at 1:00 PM ET with Richard Beleson

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Conducting Research in the ANS Archives
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Conducting Research in the ANS Archives

The ANS Archives serves two distinct audiences: ANS staff and external researchers. There are three levels of access to archival…

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Numismatic Archival Collections in Other U.S. Repositories
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Numismatic Archival Collections in Other U.S. Repositories

Additional primary sources can be found using the Archives Directory for the History of Collecting in America at The Frick…

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Proper Citation Format
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Proper Citation Format

When citing materials in the ANS Archives, the following general rules should be followed:

I. In Publications

FormatItem identification, date (if known),…

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2022 Mid-Year Appeal
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2022 Mid-Year Appeal

Please support our efforts through a 100% tax-deductible donation to the Mid-Year Appeal today.

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