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.
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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.
BNS MUSEUM PLACEMENTS 2014 - Apply now!
The British Numismatic Society would like to invite applications for its 2014 Museum Volunteer Placement scheme. The month-long internships will be held at the following museums: York Museums Trust, The Royal Mint Museum, Llantrisant and the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. Volunteers will be working with collections or assisting with research in the field of British numismatics. The dates of the internships may be determined in consultation with the Museum, but should be completed by October 2014.
All undergraduate or postgraduate students at UK/EU universities are eligible to apply. Up to three bursaries of £350 will be offered as a contribution towards travel or living expenses. At the end of each placements, volunteers are asked to submit a short review of their placement which will be published on the British Numismatic Society website. Candidates should apply by sending a completed Application form and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for applications is Sunday 18th May 2014.
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