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Paine, John A., Collection of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins.

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-193

Content Description

32 coins; Ancient Greece: 500 B.C.E. -- 204 B.C.E. -- Roman: 300 B.C.E. -- 337 C.E. Includes box of index cards and loose-leaf note-book, in typescript and manuscript, cataloguing the original much larger collection. Now in the Wellin Museum's teaching collection as S2018.1.

Acquisition Type



Collected by John A. Paine, class of 1859, Archaeologist, Palestine Exploration Society, Curator, Dept. of Casts, Metropolitan Museum of Art (Paine, John A. (John Alsop), 1840-1912). Collection came to the college through Nathaniel Emmons Paine, class of 1874 (Paine, Nathaniel Emmons, 1853-1948).

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.5 Linear Feet (1 small box)