Nathan Elkins— 2006 Graduate Student Paper Award, Honorable Mention

Award Citation:

At the recommendation of the Graduate Student Paper Awards Committee, the Archaeological Institute of America is pleased to give Nathan Elkins of the Department of Art History and Archaeology, University of Missouri-Columbia honorable mention in the competition for the best student paper delivered at the 107th Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America held in Montreal, January 5-8, 2006.

His paper was entitled "The Function and Distribution of the Flavian Colosseum Sestertii: Currency or Largess?" The committee recommended Mr. Elkins for the clarity and originality of his presentation, its careful organization and argumentation of the many dimensions of his study, and the excellent handout accompanying it.

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