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  1. Ajax liked Orfew's post in the thread My first Flavian Cistophorous.

    This is a scarce coin in any condition. I have wanted a Flavian Cisto for some time but I always thought my first one would be a coin of...

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  2. Ajax liked Roerbakmix's post in the thread Added a bee to the collection: Ephesos diobole.

    This cointype has been on my wish list for quite a while, but I didn't actively pursue it. As most coins on my wish list, I either...

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  3. Ajax liked Gary R. Wilson's post in the thread When Is A Duplicate Coin Warranted?.

    I just bought a duplicate coin from the recent Roma auction. I hadn't planned on bidding on this coin but when I saw the current bid I...

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  4. Ajax liked Alegandron's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    CONSTANTINOPLE Mint [ATTACH] Romanoi Manuel I Comnenus, CE 1143-1180 Aspron trachy, 35mm, 4.6g, 6h; Constantinople mint. Obv.:...

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  5. Ajax liked dougsmit's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    Focas Constantinople overstruck on Maurice Constantinople [ATTACH]

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  6. Ajax liked Al Kowsky's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    Two of my favorites :D. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  7. Ajax liked Roman Collector's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    On this day, 29 May, 1453, Constantinople fell to the Turks under Muhammad II, ending the Byzantine Empire. Post your Byzantine coins...

    May 29, 2020 at 7:43 PM
  8. Ajax liked Roman Collector's post in the thread I'll take it, flan crack and all!.

    This one is a new acquisition and I'm quite pleased with it. I like it, not despite its squarish flan, flan crack, and encrustations,...

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  9. Ajax liked TheRed's post in the thread I can't resist a pretty denier.

    One of my collecting areas is Anglo-Gallic coins, especially those of the early Plantagenet kings. By far the most prolific ruler of...

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  10. Ajax liked kazuma78's post in the thread Future numismatist in the making.

    My wife and I have been hoping for a baby the last 18 months and after 3 miscarriages last year, we weren't sure if it was going to...

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  11. Ajax liked Mat's post in the thread Domitia Cistophoric.

    It's been a long while since I added a new Empress I didn't have & Domitia is one I needed. An affordable Vcoins dealer had freshly...

    May 28, 2020 at 6:25 PM