Scientific activities are organized in the following
Analysis of the institutional implications of the ancient coins as
Studies on ancient coins as archaeological data and sources for the
reconstruction of the history of specific local areas.
Specific investigations on the localization and the activity of the
mint of Ravenna in late antiquity and the Middle Age.
Researches aimed at promoting the use of digital resources in the
study of ancient coins.
- Studies on coin jewellery.
Research interests are also extended to the following
Analisys of the more technical aspects related to the scientific
cataloguing of numismatic materials (both coins and medals, as well
as dies and punches).
Specific investigations on ancient coins as historical sources for
the reconstruction of the social, economic and cultural ambits of
reference in different chronological and geographical
• Special attention to the history of collecting ancient coins,
with particular focus on its genesis and its characteristics.
• Specific studies finalized to the reorganization and cataloguing of
coins and medals in the collections of the "Museo Nazionale" and
the "Biblioteca Classense" of Ravenna.