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The ARTHIST 329 Reconstructing Ancient Rome guide (Fall 2012): Coins

This course will consider the history and topography of Ancient Rome by investigating monuments on Pirro Ligorio's Anteiquae Urbis Imago map of 1561

Finding Coins Online


  • OCRE:  Online Coins of the Roman Empire (OCRE) is a joint project of the American Numismatic Society and the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University to create a digital corpus of the coinage of the Roman Empire.                        


  • American Numismatic Society's MANTIS: A Numismatic Technologies Integration Service (search Roman department) The ANS collections database contains information on more than 600,000 objects in the Society’s collections. These include, coins, paper money, tokens, ‘primitive’ money, medals and decorations, from all parts of the world, and all periods in which such objects have been produced.


Gaston's Pirro Ligorio Artist and Antiquarian

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