"A Short History of Achaemenid Coinage" Presented by Dr Ali Aravand, Member NSI-NB, on 06/
The Society night on Friday 6th April 2018 had been eagerly anticipated to be the sort of event that would break the routine and push the boundaries of the Hiberno-British numismatics exposing the audience to a wider and much older monetary systems of the world through the associated history and arts. On this occasion, Dr Ali Aravand, a keen collector of Persian coins and a native connoisseur of the Persian Arts and antiquities, made the night with an excellent talk on the origins of the Achaemenids and their coinage in the context of their conquests and trades. Continue reading about the event here. The presentation slides are available here.