Middlebury College Museum of Art

Thursday, January 24

Reiff Intern Lecture—Show me the Money: Digital Interface for Displaying Ancient Coins in a Museum Gallery

Illustrated Lecture
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Mahaney Center for the Arts, Sabra Field Lecture Hall (Room 125)

Roo Weed ’18.5, Robert F. Reiff Intern

Roo Weed ’18.5 is a senior Physics major. As Robert F. Reiff Intern at the Middlebury College Museum of Art, she has designed and created a digital interface for displaying the museum’s collection of Greek and Roman coins in the Antiquities Gallery. Her talk will offer an overview of the digital interface and a preview of the gallery installation. Sponsored by Middlebury College Museum of Art and the Friends of the Art Museu. Free

Athens, Attica, tetradrachm, silver
Athens, Attica, c. 460-404 BCE, tetradrachm, silver. Obverse (not shown): Head of Athena with laurel leaves on helmet. Reverse: Owl, olive sprig, crescent moon. Inscription: AΘE (“Of the Athenians” abbreviated), 2014.039.