London, 27-28 October 2006

Digital Coins Network

An Arts and Humanities Research Council Project

Study Room, Department of Coins and Medals, British Museum

Friday-Saturday, October 27th - 28th

The aim of this meeting is to discuss the possibility of developing guidelines, in TEI-compliant XML, for marking up numismatic material, in a manner similar to that being developed for inscriptions ( and under discussion for Byzantine seals.


Outline Programme

Friday 27 October
10.00 Coffee
10.30-12.30 Presentation of current projects. This should be fairly brief, just as a way of introducing us to one another
12.30-2.00 Lunch
2.15-4.00 A possible NumiDoc. Sebastian heath, Presentation, followed by discussion.
4.00-4.30 Tea
4.30-6.00 Follow-up: setting an agenda
Saturday 28 October
10.30-1.00 Working on the guidelines
1.00-2.15 Lunch
2.15-4.00 Working on the guidelines
4.00-5.00 Planning the next stage and further meetings