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MONEY & MEDALS

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Dr Roger Bland OBE

Memberships: FSA, RNS, BNS (Council), Council for British Archaeology, Museums Association; Finds Research Group; Rescue; Society of Museum Archaeologists; All-Party Archaeology Group Advisory Group; FDA (Convenor, Culture Section and BM Branch); Honorary Lecturer, Institute of Archaeology, University College London

 

Awards/Prizes: Gilljam Prize 1986 (The Cunetio Treasure - with E.M. Besly); 1989 (The Normandy Hoard - with A.M. Burnett)

 

Career Summary: Curator of Roman Coins

 

Areas of interest/research: 

 

Details of books/publications relating to your work on Money and Medals:

  • Portable Antiquities. Annual Reports 1997-2006 (ed.) (Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Museums and Libraries and Archives Council, British Museum, 1999-2006)

  • Reports on the Operation of the Treasure Act 1997-2004, (ed.), Department for Culture, Media and Sport, 2000-06.

  • 'Rescuing our neglected heritage: the evolution of the Government’s policy on Portable Antiquities and Treasure’, Cultural Trends, 14 (4), No. 56 (December 2005): 257-96

  • Coin Hoards from Roman Britain, vols. III, VI, VII, VIII, IX and X, with A. M. Burnett and J. Orna-Ornstein (eds.) (British Museum, 1982-97)

  • The Cunetio Treasure with E. M. Besly, (British Museum Publications, 1983)

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Head of Portable Antiquities and Treasure

 

Department of Portbale Antiquities and Treasure,

British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG

 

email: rbland @ thebritishmuseum.ac.uk