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The Nickle Numismatic Collection

The Nickle Numismatic Collection is the most important academic money collection in Canada.

The Nickle Online Database

The Nickle Numismatic collection houses over 23,000 items. The collection is currently in the process of being digitized with new images and uploaded to our online DATABASE (

All images are public domain and free for non-commercial use. 

We provide free TIFF and JPG images upon request. Please email: 

Photos were shot with a mirrorless Nikon Z6II (24.5 MP) camera with a 105mm macro lens. Objects were placed in lightbox for even lighting. Images were then uploaded and edited using Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop. All images are digitized by Brittany DeMone, PhD Candidate from the Department of Classics & Religion at the University of Calgary.