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Coins of Jesus: Money and Religion in the Ancient World

Friday, March 3, 2017 to Friday, August 18, 2017

Organized by Nickle Galleries, Curated by Marina Fischer

Coins of Jesus highlights the Judeo-Christian coinage in the Numismatics Collection of Nickle Galleries, covering a unique geographic area and a historic period of cultural and ideological diversity. Beginning with Persian Imperial coins and Phoenician shekels, the exhibition presents Jewish, Judeo-Roman, Roman Christian and Byzantine coinage, concluding with Islamic and Medieval money – an intellectually and artistically rewarding journey.
 
Marina Fischer, Exhibition Curator

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Exhibition Events: 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Explore the exhibition Coins of Jesus: Money and Religion in the Ancient World with Nickle collection specialist for numismatics, Marina Fischer

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Phone: 403-220-7234
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nickle@ucalgary.ca

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