barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


Western Medieval

The Barber Institute collection of western medieval coins is small but contains some fine examples of Visigothic, Vandal, Merovingian and Burgundian coins, Lombard and Norman issues, a selection of British coins charting the development of British coinage from the pre-Roman to the modern period, and an important collection of coins of the Crusader states.

Gallery Closure

9 September – 4 October 2019

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The Face of Fashion

7 June - 8 September

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‘A Cavalry Travelling through a Wooded Landscape’ by Salomon van Ruysdael

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‘Greyhound with Puppies’ by Joseph Gott

New acquisition

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