ancient and pre-modern history


Ancient History is the study of study of history before the end of the Western Roman Empire A.D. 476.


10000BCE - 1500CE

Items in the Ancient Collection

Perseus Collection; Greek and Roman Materials
Our flagship collection, under development since 1987, covers the history, literature and culture of the Greco-Roman world. We are applying what we have learned from Classics to other subjects within the humanities and beyond. We have studied many…

National Archaeological Museum of Athens, Greece
The National Archaeological Museum of Athens is the largest archaeological museum in Greece. It was founded at the end of the 19th century to house and protect antiquities from all over Greece, thus displaying their historical, cultural and artistic…

Art & Archaeology Artifact Browser
Browse and find ancient art and archaeology artifacts

CRRO: Coinage of the Roman Republic Online
Coinage of the Roman Republic Online (CRRO) harnesses Linked Open Data to provide links across digital projects in Roman numismatics and beyond. At its launch CRRO provides access to six online collections containing over 20,000 specimens of…


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