Coins and Medals Highlights

The collection of coins and medals, at roughly 100,000 pieces, is by far the largest and most diverse held by any American university. It is now displayed, in part, in a dedicated exhibition gallery, and housed in the Bela Lyon Pratt Study Room for Coins and Medals.

Electrum hekte
Medallion of Commodus and Annius Verus
Stater of Cyzicus
Aureus of Hadrian for Diva Sabina
Denarius of L. Clodius Macer
Uncertain denomination of Caracalla
Stater of Caria
Didrachm of Rome
Half-Eagle ($5.00 Gold Piece)
Medal of the Tavern Club
Sesterius of Caligula
"Libertas Americana" Medal