The Heberden Coin Room is one of the leading international coin cabinets with particular strengths in the fields of Greek, Roman, Celtic, Byzantine, Medieval, Islamic and Chinese coinages. It also holds collections of paper money, tokens, jettons and commemorative art medals.

The Coin Study Room is open to the public by appointment. You can also discover some of the Coin Room treasures on display in the Money Gallery and in other galleries of the Museum.


Tel: +44 (0)1865 278058
Email: coin-room@ashmus.ox.ac.uk 
Curator, Medieval and Modern: Julian Baker
Curator, South Asia and Banknotes, also Exhibitions: Shailendra Bhandare
Curator, Greek and Roman Provincial, also Education: Volker Heuchert
Research Keeper: Chris Howgego
Curator, Digital Collections and Roman Coins: Jerome Mairat
Portable Antiquities Scheme Finds Adviser, Medieval and Post-Medieval: John Naylor
Senior Curator, Islamic: Luke Treadwell