Wine and the Gauls (Museum Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal)

May 26, 2011
Wine in Gaul

Wine in Gaul

Wine-cooler mosaic, late 2nd or 3rd century CE

Wine-cooler mosaic, late 2nd or 3rd century CE

"Stompers mosaic" detail

Libation ritual scene, 5th century BCE

The gear of a Gallic soldier around the time of the war with Caesar

Detail of a mosaic

Musée d'Archéologie et d'Histoire, Montreal (May 2011)


Money and Power in the Roman Republic

May 26, 2011

Scenes from the conference on Money and Power in the Roman Republic, McGill University, Montreal, May 19-21, 2011.

Keynote at Birks Heritage Chapel, Birks Building (May 19th, 2011)

Talking about the late Republican coin supply

Thomson House, main conference site

Nathan Rosenstein discusses the financing of Roman imperialism

Ralph Covino discusses how to pay for a provincial quaestorship