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.

Animal-tastic Animation Video!

Animal-tastic Animation Video!

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Half-term family activities!

Half-term October / November 2019

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JOSEPH GOTT (1786 – 1860)

Greyhound with Puppies

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ART UK

Collection masterpieces feature on Art UK website

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