barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


Eastern Medieval

The Barber collection has significant strengths in eastern medieval coinage, including some unique examples of early Arab-Byzantine issues, a large selection of Sasanian coinage, extensive holdings of Turkmen coins and a range of Georgian and Armenian coinage. Elements of this collection are the focus of the 2013-14 numismatic exhibition Faith and Fortune: visualizing the divine on Byzantine and early Islamic coinage.

Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson (1889-1946)

Sur la Terrasse, Montparnasse, Paris

LEARN MORE

ON PAPER

Prints and Drawings in Focus Talks

Learn more

SOUNDING IMAGES

28 April to 18 June

Learn more

ONLY LIGHT AND SHADOW

23 June to 22 October

Learn more