Wednesday 16th May at the
, Barrow in Furness. Dock Museum
Following the fascinating discovery of a cache of Chinese coins in Furness, Qin Cao gives an illuminating talk on Chinese coins and the Furness hoard (yes, another hoard has been found!).
Qin Cao is a Trainee Curator of Asian Coins, and part of the British Museum Future Curators Traineeship programme. She was based at the Department of Coins and Medals,
, from April to October 2011. Since November 2011, she has been working with the Asian numismatic collections at British Museum . Qin’s background is in Chinese archaeology, and her main interest is Chinese coins and their collectors. Manchester Museum