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fund:it – a database to search for funding

What funding opportunities are available to the ambitious researcher? Supported by French scientific and government institutions, a database is intended to make the relevant search more efficient. more ]

Detectorist discovers important Anglo-Saxon settlement

A detectorist brought England a sensational discovery: A silver stylus led him to an important Anglo-Saxon settlement which until now remained unknown. An example of an ideal cooperation, as the archaeologist in charge calls it. more ]

Our Cartoon: Franklin’s World

Philologist, numismatist and cartoonist Claire Franklin provides insight into her daily thoughts. Recently, in Delphi ... more ]


Sicilian Mosaic Part 8: Athens intervenes on Sicily

In 466 the tyrant Thrasybulus was expelled from Syracuse, which is how the Syracusans became democratic and soon enough had to defend themselves against Athens – which would have liked to also have influence over Sicily. more ]

Auction sales

Stack's & Bowers Galleries, USA-Santa Ana, CA. [ more ]

Gorny & Mosch, D-Munich [ more ]

Fritz Rudolf Künker, D-Osnabrück [ more ]

Classical Numismatic Group [ more ]