Handbook of ancient Greek and Roman coins

by Zander H. Klawans

Publisher: Western Pub. Co. in Racine, Wis

Written in English
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  • Coins, Greek -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Coins, Roman -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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This book explores key aspects of art and architecture in ancient Greece and Rome. Drawing on the perspectives of scholars of various generations, nationalities, and backgrounds, it discusses Greek and Roman ideas about art and architecture, as expressed in both texts and images, along with the production of art and architecture in the Greek and Roman world. Buy a cheap copy of ANCIENT GREEK AND ROMAN COINS A book. Free shipping over $ Buy a cheap copy of ANCIENT GREEK AND ROMAN COINS A book. Free shipping over $ ANCIENT GREEK AND ROMAN COINS A Handbook. Rated stars. No Customer Reviews. Select Format. Hardcover--Hardcover--Select Condition. Like New. Unavailable. . The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage Edited by William E. Metcalf Print Publication Date: The Role of Scientific Analysis in Ancient Numismatics; Archaic and Classical Greek Coinage; (Certain and Possible) on Late Roman Coins with Intrinsic Values (from Aurelian) Earliest Christian Symbols on Roman Coinsrichard abdy;. Hoover, Oliver D. Handbook of Coins of Sicily (including Lipara), Civic, Royal, Siculo-Punic, and Romano-Sicilian Issues, Sixth to First Centuries BC [The Handbook of Greek Coinage Series, Volume 2]. (GR ).

About this Item: Western Pub. Co., NY, Paperback. Condition: F. A touch of extremity rub/wear. ; Profusely illustrated; 1 x x Inches; pages; The Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins combines the two main references that collectors have depended on for nearly forty years in the study of ancient Greek and Roman coins. The Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins combines the two main references that collectors have depended on for nearly forty years in the study of ancient Greek and Roman coins. The book touches upon every aspect of ancient coinage, from how the pieces were made to what their symbolism meant to the people who used them.   Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins. Average rating: 3 out of 5 stars, based on 1 reviews 1 reviews. Zander H Klawans. I found this book to brief, which may be because of the sheer breadth of the subject at hand. It is good for a beginning, for those dipping a toe into the ocean of ancient numismatics, but not for those already au 3/5(1).   Ancient commercial weights, particularly those that were used to weigh coins, are therefore of interest to many collectors. Notes [1] The ephah was a measure for grain, equal to about 22 : Mike Markowitz.

The antoninianus, or pre-reform radiate, was a coin used during the Roman Empire thought to have been valued at 2 was initially silver, but was slowly debased to bronze with a minimal silver content. The coin was introduced by Caracalla in early AD. It was silver, similar to the denarius except that it was slightly larger and featured the emperor wearing a radiate . This handbook offers both students and teachers of ancient Greek religion a comprehensive overview of the current state of scholarship on ancient Greek religion from the Archaic, Classical, and Hellenistic periods. Each chapter provides not only key information about its subject but also reflection on the developments in the scholarship in that area, with a special focus on current .

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The Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins combines the two main references that collectors have depended on for nearly forty years in the study of ancient Greek and Roman coins. The book touches upon every aspect of ancient coinage, from how the pieces were made to what their symbolism meant to the people who used : Whitman Publishing.

Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Originally published: Racine, Wis.: Western Pub/5. Handbook,Ancient Greek/Roman Coin Paperback – January 1, by Zander Klawans edited by KE Bressett (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings.

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Metcalf followed by an article establishing the history and role of scientific analysis in ancient numismatics. This covers Greek coins from B.C. to Roman Coins up to A.D.

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Classical Numismatic Group, LLC, in conjuction with Oliver Hoover, is publishing a series of handbooks on Greek coinage.

This project was conceived in and the first volume was published in Subsequent volumes are scheduled to appear in the next few years. Each volume covers a specific area of Greek coinage, and 13 volumes will be.

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Such are many of the symbols on the coins struck in imitation of the tetradrachms. This book shows how to read Greek coins and covers methods for determining dates on Roman coins. It is profusely illustrated with sections on symbols, city names and mythological characters.

Edited Kenneth Bressett. Softcover. A useful and inexpensive reference, The Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins, originally written in the ’s by Zander Klawans, was revised and updated by Ken Bresset in   Part I, “An Author: Mike Markowitz.

This book is a combination of two primary references originally authored by Zander H. Klawans: Reading and dating Roman imperial coins, and An Outline of ancient Greek coins. "An official Whitman guidebook"--Cover. Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins.

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Klawans "Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins" was the repeated answer. The book is essentially divided into a part "A" and a part "B", 'A' being Greek and 'B' being Roman Imperial.

Very little attention is given to Republican Rome and Byzantine Rome but that is forgivible considering all the other helps/5. This purchase was a very good handbook for any collector of ancient coins; both Greek and Roman.

I would have liked it to contain a few more of the roman coins rather than a 60/40 spit of Greek ones. Also, color pictures would be a nicer addition for this type of handbook, but otherwise a great purchase!/5().

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage will fill this gap by providing a systematic overview of the major coinages of the classical world. The handbook begins with a general introduction by volume editor William E.

Metcalf followed by an article establishing the history and role of scientific analysis in ancient numismatics. ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: Racine, Wis.: Western Pub. Co., © "An official Whitman guidebook"--Cover.

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