Institut für Klassische Archäologie

Digitizing Matariki University Museum Coin Collections

International Workshop, October 22–23, 2015

Venue: Institut für Klassische Archäologie, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Schloss Hohentübingen, Burgsteige 11, 72070 Tübingen, Germany

Organisers: Stefan Krmnicek (University of Tübingen) & Hendrik Mäkeler (Uppsala University Coin Cabinet)


Thursday 22 October

Welcome and opening remarks

Ernst Seidl (Museum of the University of Tübingen MUT) MAM|MUT – Digital documentation in the Museum of the University of Tübingen MUT

Stefan Krmnicek (Department of Classical Archaeology, Tübingen) Ancient coins @ Tübingen: Digitizing and teaching

Roberta L. Stewart (Department of Classics, Dartmouth College) Roman history in nummis

Richard Kelleher (Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge) Coins in Cambridge: Documentation and digital presentation

Reception at the Museum of the University MUT, Ancient Cultures

Friday 23 October

Hendrik Mäkeler & Ragnar Hedlund (Uppsala University Coin Cabinet) The big picture: Cataloguing coins alongside archival and other data

Craig Barclay (Durham University Museums, Oriental Museum) Durham University Museums: Coin collections

Lutz Ilisch (Department of Oriental and Islamic Studies, Tübingen) Islamic numismatic data between database and collection

General discussion and concluding remarks

All are welcome. There is no formal registration, but indication of intent to attend would be useful for planning purposes.

Supported by the Institutional Strategy of the University of Tübingen (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, ZUK 63)


For more information or to register your intent to attend, please contact the co-organiser, Stefan Krmnicek, Universität Tübingen:


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