The scholarship available on the study of the coins of the Roman Empire.


  • Burnett, A., Coinage in the Roman world, London, 1987.
  • Carson, R.A.G., Coins of the Roman Empire, London, 1989.
  • Casey, P.J., Understanding ancient coins: an introduction for archaeologists and historians, London, 1986.
  • Mattingly, H., The Roman imperial coinage, London, 1994.

Further Reading

  • Burnett, A.M. & Burnett, A., ‘The Iconography of Roman Coin Types in the Third Century BC’ in The Numismatic Chronicle.146, 1986, 67-75.
  • Casey, P.J. & Reece, R., Coins and the archaeologist, London, 1988.
  • Howgego, C.J., Ancient history from coins, London, 1995.
  • Howgego, C.J., Heuchert, V. & Burnett, A., Coinage and identity in the Roman Provinces, Oxford, 2005.