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Numismatic Projects

Early Medieval Corpus of Coin Finds

Checklist of Coin Hoards in the British Isles, c.450-1180

Sylloge of Coins of the British Isles

Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum

The Celtic Coin Index

The Portable Antiquities Scheme (recording archaeological finds in England and Wales)

Swedish Royal Coin Room (geographical inventory of Swedish finds and hoards)


Other collections

American Numismatic Society

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford: Heberden Coin Room

British Museum: Coins and Medals

Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Cornucopia: Discovering UK Collections (details of UK museum collections)

Dumbarton Oaks (Etexts, including Philip Grierson's Byzantine Coinage)

Hunterian Museum, Glasgow: Coin Gallery

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

University of Oslo Coin Cabinet

Coins & Medals Department, Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

Winterthur Coin Cabinet

Barrage Collection of Islamic Coins


Numismatic Societies

British Numismatic Society

Classical and Medieval Numismatic Society (Canada)

International Numismatic Commission

Oriental Numismatic Society

Royal Numismatic Society

Russian Numismatic Society (USA)

Numismatic Bibliomania Society (USA)



Medieval Coins Group (Web forum with useful links)

Islamic Coins Group (Web forum with useful links)

General Sources on Monetary History

Coin Archives (On-line database of Ancient coins in recent numismatic sales)

The British Academy

Coinage and the Economy in Anglo-Saxon England (Teaching resource using the Fitzwilliam's EMC database, University of Leicester)