Presented by Professor Altay Coşkun and Wendy Liu
Wed Oct 4 | 4 - 5:30 pm
Dana Porter Library, Special Collections & Archives, First Floor
Join Classical Studies Professor Altay Coşkun for an introduction to the Special Collection & Archives’ Pyke coin collection and a practical opportunity to learn how to date a Roman Imperial coin.
This hands-on workshop will cover:
- Meaningful iconographic elements
- Standard elements of inscription
- Tools needed to help identify coins, including the main printed and online catalogues
In preparation for the workshop, participants will receive digital materials, including a short introduction, glossary, and bibliography. Attendees are encouraged to bring their laptops.
Participation requires either some basic knowledge of the Roman Imperial World or of Numismatics. Please register by Mon, Sept 25 by contacting Professor Coşkun at firstname.lastname@example.org.
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1