This new volume, though described as a catalogue, might more
properly be approached as the story of Late Roman coinage told
through the magnificent collection at Dumbarton Oaks. Novice and
scholar, historian and numismatist, will all find satisfying fare.
The authors have fulfilled their aims admirably, and—equally
important—they have done so at a price that makes their work
accessible to virtually every library and scholar of the
*American Journal of Archaeology*