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Project Name: 
Roman Provincial Coinage Online
Principal Investigator / Director: 
Chris Howgego, Jerome Mairat, Volker Heuchert
Oxford participants: 
Other Participants: 
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  • Division: Academic Services
  • Unit: Ashmolean Museum
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Subject Area: 
Classics and Ancient History
Project Description: 

The aim of the Roman Provincial Coinage series is to produce a standard typology of the provincial coinage of the Roman Empire from its beginning in 44 BC to its end in AD 296/7. The Roman Provincial Coinage Online project is confined to the periods AD 96–192 and 249–254, but other periods will be put online in the future. The database contains information on 23,322 coin types, based on 97,883 specimens (30,289 of which have images).

Other projects the participants have been involved in: 
ICT Methods: 
Data CaptureImage capture2d Scanning and photography
Data publishing and disseminationWeb development
Data structuring and enhancementClassifying and linkingCataloguing and indexing
Image ProcessingImage enhancement
- -Image restoration and rectification
Last updated: 
02/11/2015 10:01:09
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