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.

Maniago after Titian

Raccolta di opere scelte: The Annunciation

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Zucchi (1679 – 1740) after Titian

Raccolta di opere scelte: St. John the Evangelist

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Valentin Le Febvre (1642-1680/2) after Veronese

Raccolta di opere scelte: Figures personifying Geometry and Arithmetic

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Valentin Le Febvre (1642-1680/2) after Titian

Raccolta di opere scelte: The sacrifice of Isaac

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