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Cartagena MMXXI: The International Convention of Historians and Numismatists
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Cartagena MMXXI: The International Convention of Historians and Numismatists
By Jesse Kraft

This past week, between December 1 and 5, the Third International Convention of Historians and Numismatists (Cartagena MMXXI) gathered in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia (Fig. 1).

Figure 1. The official medal of Cartagena MMXXI, designed by Carlos Huatuco Nanzer. Bronze, 33 mm.

Hosted by the Colombian Numismatic Foundation, the event featured 28 in-person speakers and an additional 23 virtual presentations. The event included Latin American numismatic luminaries such as Jorge Baccera León of Colombia, Jorge Proctor of Panama/Florida, Hilton Lucio of Brazil, Eduardo Dargent of Perú, and so many more. There were representatives from Argentina, Aruba, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia,…

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COAC 2021: The Victor David Brenner Sesquicentennial
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COAC 2021: The Victor David Brenner Sesquicentennial
By Peter van Alfen

After a hiatus of a dozen years, this last Friday and Saturday (17–18 September) saw the resumption of the Coinage…

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Coinage of the Roman Provinces: Conference Highlights, Part 3
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Coinage of the Roman Provinces: Conference Highlights, Part 3
By Lucia Carbone

Part 1 of this 3 part post was published on April 12, 2021

Part 2 of this 3 part post was…

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Coinage in the Roman Provinces: Conference Highlights, Part 2
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Coinage in the Roman Provinces: Conference Highlights, Part 2
By Lucia Carbone

Part 1 of this 3 part post was published on April 12, 2021

The second day of the conference,  March 24,…

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Coinage in the Roman Provinces: Conference Highlights, Part 1
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Coinage in the Roman Provinces: Conference Highlights, Part 1
By Lucia Carbone

For the fact that the Romans did not export their own coinage into the Greek world does not mean that…

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Virtual Conference on the Witschonke Collection
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Virtual Conference on the Witschonke Collection
By Lucia Carbone

The Decline of the Carthaginian Empire … exhibited 1817 Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775-1851 Accepted by the nation as part…

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Numismanels: Why are there Still almost All-Male Events Happening in...
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Numismanels: Why are there Still almost All-Male Events Happening in Numismatics?
By The American Numismatic Society

While August means for most people weekends on the beach, long summer days, or just hanging out, numismatists look forward…

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ANS at EAC
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ANS at EAC
By The American Numismatic Society

Earlier this month, deputy director Gilles Bransbourg and I had the honor of representing the ANS at the Early American…

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Apply for the 64th Eric P. Newman Graduate Summer Seminar...
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Apply for the 64th Eric P. Newman Graduate Summer Seminar in Numismatics
By The American Numismatic Society

64th Annual Eric P. Newman
Graduate Summer Seminar in Numismatics
June 4 through July 27, 2018
Study at the Foremost Seminar in Numismatic…

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Standards for Empire: The Power of Coinage in the Met’s...
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Standards for Empire: The Power of Coinage in the Met’s Ancient China Exhibition
By The American Numismatic Society

Age of Empires: Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties (221 B.C.–A.D. 220) on view at the Metropolitan Museum…

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Museum of the American Revolution and the ANS
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Museum of the American Revolution and the ANS
By The American Numismatic Society

On April 19, 2017, a new cultural institution, the Museum of the American Revolution, will open in downtown Philadelphia. It…

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RSVP: Harry W. Fowler Memorial Lecture Monday, May 1, 2017
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RSVP: Harry W. Fowler Memorial Lecture Monday, May 1, 2017
By The American Numismatic Society

Harry W. Fowler Memorial Lecture
Monday, May 1, 2017
5:30 pm Reception
6:00 pm Lecture

Prof. Phillip Wagoner

The Deccan as an Integrated Currency Zone:…

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