Iconic but defeated Queen Baudicca appeared on an ancient coin, while victorious Roman governor Paulinus got fired – and didn’t even get his face on a coin.
Brian McConnell holds degrees in Archaeology and Classical Studies. He has been a working member of multiple archaeological labs at both The American University in Cairo and Indiana University, his Alma Mater. He is currently an adjunct professor of History and Anthropology. Brian has experience with early and Roman Egypt, the archaeology of the Roman frontier, ancient coins, the science of pottery, and Roman & Greek Literature.