Links last checked Sept. 26, 2022



Money and Medals Network

Full Numismatic Books Online (most downloadable)

The Handbook of Biblical Numismatics 

Numismatic databases

The complete catalogue of the Moneta publications

Roman Provincial Coinage (138-192 CE) -online from Oxford

Roman Imperial coins-OCRE

Coin hoards

ANS database (Mantis)

Educational sites (in no particular order)

Menorah coin project  All Jewish Coins!

acsearch THE place for superb photos. is a repository of coins previously featured in major numismatic auctions. (Rather limited unless you pay for the Pro version) Historia Numorum, the famous manual of Greek Numismatics by Barclay V. Head

Svoronos online (the comprehensive Ptolemaic coinage reference)

Wildwinds The WildWinds website has been created as a reference, attribution and valuation resource in the field of ancient numismatics.  iNumis offers a large number of reference works on coins, for free online consultation. ANS Library Catalog Search

Calgary Coins Some interesting articles

Virtual numismatic exhibition of gold coins in the Catholic University, Milan (in Italian)

Islamic Coins In The Barrage Collection

Medieval Coins In The Barrage Collection

NumisWiki, The Collaborative Numismatics Project

Virtual Catalog of Roman Coins

Production of Ancient Coins

The dating of the coinage of Alexander the Great (article)


Numismatic Societies

The American-Israel Numismatic Association

Oriental Numismatic Society

The American Numismatic Society

The Australian Numismatic society

The Numismatic Association of Australia

The Berlin Numismatic Society



Commercial sites with added value

VCoins - The Online Coin Show with links to many dealers' holdings. Excellent for finding photogenic specimens French site with English version. A nice section on fakes.

Forum Ancient Coins. Articles and useful resources in addition to a commercial section


A selection of museums with important holdings of ancient coins and numismatic institutions

Israel: The Israel museum collections: special topics The Kadman Numismatic Pavilion


Around the world:


The Berlin Coin Cabinet

The British Museum. Coins and Medals Department

Bibliothèque nationale de France. Monnaies, médailles, et antiques

Harvard University, Dumbarton Oaks. Byzantine Collection

Kunsthistoriches Museum, Vienna. Münzkabinett.

Lawrence University. The Ottilia Buerger Collection of Ancient and Byzantine Coins

Alpha Bank Collection, Athens.

The Hermitage Museum. Numismatics

University of Cambridge, The Fitzwilliam Museum. Department of Coins and Medals

University of Oxford, Ashmolean Museum. Heberden Coin Room

Macquarie University (Australia) centre for numismatic studies

Collections Numismatiques de la Fondation Calvet


Not strictly coins

downloadable maps. (University of North Carolina)

Digital maps of the ancient world

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