Sabina, 3.5o gr., Concordia
If I was a super rich Hollywood producer the movie I would make would make would feature Valerian .. the only Roman Emperor to be captured...
This coin is somewhat an impulse buy, but the coin somehow attracted me, it is not like the other Alexander tetradrachms.
After more than 3 months of coin draught, here is an ex. Bing Crosby :rolleyes: beauty I just picked up at auction from our dear friend and...
c. 450-420 BCE
AR obol; 9 mm, 0.56 gm
Obv: cock standing left
Rev: cross-hatch pattern
Ref: Nomismata 3, 303;...
I have one of those. I bought it from Frank Robinson some years ago.
Antony and Octavia
AR cistophorus, 25.6 mm, 11.71 gm...
Excellent story and coins
Here are the two other lads of the 2nd triumvirate : Lepidus and Octavian
Very nice coin. I would love to have one too.
Here are a few from that cast of characters.
Claudius and Nero...
The genealogy of the Julio-Claudian dynasty is complex. A good genealogical chart might be the best way to see the relationships, but the...
This came it the mail today.
DN CONSTAN-TIVS PF AVG, pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right, A behind/FEL TEMP RE-PARATIO...
I've been trying to stay away from problem coins but I just couldn't resist this one. Minted during Hannibal's occupation of Tarentum...
I hope here is something of interest for you:
Phoenicia, Tyre, Valerian I., AD 253-260
AE 30, 15.54g, 29.87mm, 180°
obv.: IMP C...
Here is a good one to start thread...
Williem V (1350-89) "the insane"
Comte de Hollande/ Count of Hainault/ Herzog Von Bayern
Well, Doug has been vocal in the past about not really caring about rarity simply because of Imperial acclamation titles. So here's one he...
Province Moesia Inferior
Size (mm) 16
Weight (g) 2.99
Die Axis 0
Ob. Leg. M OPELLIOC ANTWNINOC
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