The European Coin Find Network 

ECFN is a cooperation between institutions engaged in researching and recording coin finds from Europe with the aim of encouraging cooperation and dialogue between them. The network is coordinated by the Römisch-Germanische Kommission (RGK) des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts (DAI).

Steering committee:

Rahel Ackermann (Inventar der Fundmünzen der Schweiz, Switzerland)
Mariangela Puglisi (University of Messina)
David Wigg-Wolf (Römisch-Germanische Kommission, Germany)

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The 9th Joint Meeting of and ECFN 2020

will be hosted by Viminacium Archaeological Park

Provisional timetable

Tuesday 21st: Evening Reception at the National Museum Belgrade
Wednesday 22nd: Excursion to Golubac fortress, Lepenski Vir and the Tabula Traiana. Transfer to Viminacium
Thursday 23rd: Viminacium - Registration / ECFN papers / Site visit to the Archeological Park Viminacium
Friday 24th: Viminacium - ECFN papers (participants who leave Viminacium that day will be transported by bus to Belgrade after the afternoon session.)
Saturday 25th: Viminacium - sessions (transfer to Belgrade after the afternoon session.)

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The 8th Joint Meeting of and ECFN 2019

was hosted by the Università degli Studi di Messina (UNIME) Sicily
Thursday 2nd – Saturday 4th May 2019

Many thanks to Mariangela Puglisi, Maria Caltabiano, Maria Mannino and the rest of the team for the wonderful location and the excellent organisation and hospitality! You contributed greatly to the success of the meeting! 

Università degli Studi di Messina


Digital Numismatics at CAA 2019

Jagiellonian University in Kraków
April 23, 2019 – April 27, 2019

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Thanks to everyone who participated in a successful session !!!

S20: Recent Developments in Digital Numismatics – Breaking down barriers

The session will take the form of a series of short presentations (c. 5 minutes), followed by a moderated discussion.

Ethan Gruber, American Numismatic Society
Karsten Tolle, University of Frankfurt
David Wigg-Wolf, Römisch-Germanische Kommission des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts

Visit the CAA 2019 website


DARIAH-EU Digital Numismatics Working Group


DARIAH-EU has announced the formation of a new Working Group for Digital Numismatics

David Wigg-Wolf, Römisch-Germanische Kommission des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts
Rahel Ackermann, Inventar der Fundmünzen der Schweiz, Schweizerische Akademie der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften 

In particular the WG activities will verge around:
  Providing list of platforms and tools, along with tutorials.
  Creation of tutorials and reports on main tools and techniques.
  Development and deployment of services and work flows for incorporating LOD tools into Humanities research.
  Collection of relevant demos and experience reports of applying LOD.
  Dissemination activities: a broad international framework for these exists in the European Coin Find Network and 

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