Professor Nicholas Mayhew

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MA DLitt Oxf

Professor Nicholas J Mayhew

Emeritus Professor of Numismatics and Monetary History, Ashmolean Museum

​​​Emeritus Fellow 


Emeritus Professor Nick Mayhew was Deputy Director (Collections) at the Ashmolean Museum. His own academic specialism is in British and European medieval monetary history and numismatics. His recent publications include Sterling: the rise and fall of a currency (Penguin), and Changing Values in Medieval Scotland: A study of prices, money, and weights and measures, with Elizabeth Gemmill (CUP)