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.
MONEY AND MEDALS TRAINING EVENTS
East of England Numismatic Network: Medieval & Tudor Coinage
The Fitzwilliam Museum, in association with SHARE Museums East, is hosting a training day at the Fitzwilliam Museum on Thursday 29th June. We're fortunate to be able to call on three leading experts in their respective fields:
Dr Rory Naismith (KCL) will look cover Early Medieval England,
Dr Martin Allen (Fitzwilliam Museum) will focus on the Later Medieval Coinage
Dr Barrie Cook (British Museum) will introduce the Tudors and their coins.
If you're interested in attending then please go to the SHARE website to book a place: http://sharemuseumseast.org.uk/events/money-in-medieval-tudor-england-an-introduction-a-share-money-medals-network-event/
This event is FREE to attend and lunch will be provided. It is open to anyone working or volunteering with Medieval and Tudor coin collections in museums and public institutions in the East of England. There are just 6 places left so do book soon.