The Money and Medals Network is a Subject Specialist Network that aims to enhance knowledge and understanding of coins, medals, tokens and paper money in British collections.
Funded by the British Museum, Arts Council England and The Vivmar Foundation the Network aims to facilitate dialogue and debate around research methodologies, interpretation, display and learning programmes.
Money and Medals Network | Department of Coins and Medals, British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG
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The study of coins, medals, and (occas.) banknotes, esp. from an archaeological or historical perspective. Also: the collection of these as artefacts.
UPCOMING MONEY & MEDALS TRAINING EVENTS
Medals in Museums Study Day
Norwich Castle Museum, 27th October 2015. 10-4 pm
This study day, organised by the new SHARE Money & Medals Network in co-operation with the national Money & Medals Network, is ideal for those involved with the care of collections and display and interpretation of medals, both commemorative, art and military.
Speakers include Philip Attwood (Keeper, Dept. of Coins and Medals, British Museum), Henry Flynn (Money and Medals Network, British Museum), Nick Tucker, and Jim Lees of the Orders and Medals Research Society (TBC) and Irene Gunstone (Sculptor, Medallist).
Places are limited and booking opens on 2nd September through the SHARE Museums East website http://sharemuseumseast.org.uk/events/medals-in-museums-study-day/