Shipwreck Databases Western Australian Museum

Numismatics

The numismatic database allows for specialised searches for coin and coin details that the Western Australian Museum has found during Maritime Archaeology expeditions.

Use the basic search function to find a general type of coin, or use the advanced search to find a specific coin artefact. Alternatively, you can browse numismatic images of all digitized shipwreck numistmatic artefacts found in this database.

Two sides of a silver coin recovered from the Batavia Shipwreck placed next to a standard colour guide

BAT233 - Rijksdaalder (1622) recovered from the Batavia shipwreck.