VIRTUAL – Coins of Jesus: Money and Religion in the Ancient World
January 1, 2021 - October 30, 2021
Coins of Jesus is a virtual exhibition that highlights 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.
Exhibition curated by Marina Fischer from the Numismatic Collection of Nickle Galleries, University of Calgary
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Coins of Jesus: Money and Religion in the Ancient World