Token Specimens from the Ancient Mediterranean

A database of token specimens from the ancient Mediterranean, created as part of the Token Communities in the Ancient Mediterranean Project, which has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 678042. The database is made possible by stable numismatic identifiers and linked open data methodologies established by the project. Coin specimen data are made available with an Open Database License. All images are copyright of their respective institutions.

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Numishare is a free, open source, modularized system of Tomcat applications for the web delivery of cultural heritage artifacts, with particular focus on coins and medals. Metadata are edited with XForms and delivered with Orbeon, eXist-db, and Apache Solr.

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