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Speakers’ Bureau: Ancient Greek Coinage

April 21 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT

Jennifer Hackney

FREE VIRTUAL LECTURE 
Presenter: Jennifer Hackney, material culture educator at The Mariners’ Museum and Park

Advance registration is required.

Explore the history of ancient Greek coinage and dig into the Museum’s Collection for hidden treasures with Jennifer Hackney, material culture educator at The Mariners’ Museum.

About the presentation:
The Lydians produced the first known government minted coins around 625 BC, but it was soon after that Greeks followed suit. Explore the history and aesthetics of coinage specific to Ancient Greece while getting a closer look at some of the oldest items in the Museum’s Collection. There might even be a counterfeit coin in the mix!


Speakers’ Bureau: Ancient Greek Coinage
April 21 • 1 p.m. (ET)

Viewers are welcome to send Jennifer comments or questions, which she will answer following the presentation.


Pre-registration for this program is required.
For more information, contact: [email protected].

Can’t make the virtual program live?
No problem! Many of our programs are uploaded to our YouTube Channel shortly afterwards.

Details

Date:
April 21
Time:
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT

Venue

The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
Phone:
(757) 596-2222
Website:
https://marinersmuseum.org