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  1. Ajax liked John Anthony's post in the thread Constans GLORIA EXERCITVS, a complete Roman mint set..

    On December 25, 333, Constantine elevated his 10-year-old son Flavius Julius Constans to the rank of Caesar, and the first coinage bearing...

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  2. Ajax liked Gavin Richardson's post in the thread A Constantinian Evening.

    On Monday, November 5, I was pleased to host @Victor_Clark and his wife at Union University. Victor gave a substantial illustrated lecture...

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  3. Ajax liked Ken Dorney's post in the thread Creative Photography.

    @TypeCoin971793 's pile on thread got me to thinking. Some of us are really good with photography. Me, I am really pretty bad. But that...

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  4. Ajax liked TheRed's post in the thread Acceptable weight range for late Seleucid Tetradrachm.

    That is a great question @AussieCollector I only focus on Seleucid coins through Antiochos VIII Grypos, roughly 311-96 BC, so I can't...

    Nov 15, 2018 at 8:42 AM
  5. Ajax liked galba68's post in the thread MD day..Lovely finds!.

    Small bronze, bronze ring, bronze artefact, 1.century as (caligula, drusus or agrippa) and lovely provincial, emerald green patina,...

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  6. Ajax liked TypeCoin971793's post in the thread Ancient and Medieval Coins Canada - First Auction.

    I have been regularly checking @Severus Alexander’s website to see when the auction gets posted, and I was happily surprised to see it up...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 8:17 PM
  7. Ajax liked Plumbata's post in the thread Christmas came early!.

    After a sad day yesterday with no mail, St Nick must've been disguised as the mailman today! Several highly anticipated parcels arrived...

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  8. Ajax liked Carausius's post in the thread Why AVG is on Roman Republic coins?.

    This AR Quinarius of Antony and Lepidus further illustrates the augur position that Antony waived to all that would look. Note the...

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  9. Ajax liked Orfew's post in the thread On November 11, I always go to Belgium.

    Nice acquisitions. Speaking of November 11 and Belgium... [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  10. Ajax liked Pellinore's post in the thread On November 11, I always go to Belgium.

    Every year, with three numismatic friends we take the car for a lengthy ride to a small old town (with a large sugar factory, and a...

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  11. Ajax liked Julius Germanicus's post in the thread New Hadrian Sestertius - MONETA AVGVSTI.

    I already had a Hadrian Sestertius in my one-coin-per-Emperor-collection, but just could not resist this one. Now I´m telling myself that...

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  12. Ajax liked ominus1's post in the thread ANTONIUS PIUS DUPONDIUS.

    I haven't posted anything as of late and this is my last purchase. Not a great example, but one that will suffice for my collection of the...

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  13. Ajax liked David Atherton's post in the thread Vespasian Bargain Basement Victory.

    Last week I posted a bargain that lacked beauty. This week I would like to share a recent acquisition that is I believe both a bargain and...

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  14. Ajax liked Jwt708's post in the thread Roman ? "I Guess !" It starts a new collection..

    Nothing like a well executed Victory! Commodus' coin inspired this purchase, which cost a lot more: [IMG] Septimius Severus, 193 - 211...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 10:31 PM
  15. Ajax liked Jwt708's post in the thread Roman ? "I Guess !" It starts a new collection..

    In order of appearance: $45 $55 $75 $42 Maybe not the best examples for inexpensive LRBs! How about these? I bought them in an unseen...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 10:30 PM