Alexandra Magub

IHF Project Curator: Parthian Coins

Department: Coins and Medals


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Alexandra Magub is the Iran Heritage Foundation (IHF) Project Curator working on Volume 2 of the Sylloge Nummorum Parthicorum (SNP): Coins of Mithradates II. This volume is part of the large International Parthian Coin Project, which aims to catalogue the Parthian coin collections in six major institutions around the world, including the British Museum, Tehran and Vienna, Paris and Berlin. Alexandra was a successful recipient of a Collaborative Doctoral Award from AHRC. She has written her PHD thesis on ‘Political and Religious Ideologies on Parthian Coins of the Second and First Centuries BC’.