Chris Howgego

Christopher Howgego

Keeper of the Heberden Coin Room in the Ashmolean Museum
Professor of Greek and Roman Numismatics in the University of Oxford
Honorary Professor at the University of Warwick
Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford.

He acts as Research and Teaching Coordinator for the Ashmolean.

He is the author of Ancient History From Coins, which is currently available in 6 languages. He has written widely on Roman coinage and history.

He is an editor of Roman Imperial Coinage and Roman Provincial Coinage. He directs Roman Provincial Coinage Online and, with Professor Andrew Wilson, the Coin Hoards of the Roman Empire Project. He was lead curator for the new Money Gallery for the Ashmolean and supervised the creation of numismatic displays for 25 other galleries.