Professor Ted Buttrey

Honorary Keeper of Ancient Coins, Department of Coins and Medals

Contact details

Tel. (direct) 01223 332916 Email Fax 01223 332923

Research interests

Greek and Roman numismatics; Greek tragedy. Publications include works on ancient and modern numismatics.

Responsible for building the departmental library of numismatic auction catalogues.


2008- Honorary Keeper of Ancient Coins, Department of Coins & Medals, Fitzwilliam Museum

1988-91 Keeper, Department of Coins and Medals, Fitzwilliam Museum

1983- Associate, Classics Faculty, University of Cambridge

1985- Emeritus Professor, University of Michigan

1969-71 Director, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan

1967-85 Professor of Greek and Latin, University of Michigan

1964-7 Associate Professor, University of Michigan

1958-64 Assistant Professor, Yale University

Other appointments/awards

2009 Honorary Member of the International Numismatic Committee

1996 Medal of the American Numismatic Society

1989-94 President, Royal Numismatic Society

1985 Medal of the Royal Numismatic Society