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  1. AncientJoe replied to the thread My top ten for 2020.

    Your Ephesus #4 is my favorite. The portrait is absolutely superb.

    Nov 30, 2020 at 3:08 PM
  2. AncientJoe replied to the thread Top Ten 2020.

    Your Siglos #2 has an incredibly artistic obverse die and is a standout favorite of mine (I admit to knowing little/nothing about your...

    Nov 30, 2020 at 3:07 PM
  3. AncientJoe replied to the thread rg3's top "10" from 2020.

    My favorites are your Augustus and a tossup between the Gela/signed Syracuse. All are beautiful examples - congratulations!

    Nov 29, 2020 at 11:00 AM
  4. AncientJoe liked Parthicus's post in the thread Parthicus presents: Top 10 of 2020.

    I still have a couple of outstanding bids in Frank Robinson's next auction, but it looks like I'm mostly finished with my coin purchases...

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  5. AncientJoe replied to the thread Zumbly's Top 10 Coins of 2020.

    Your Gortyna is a truly superb example with phenomenal eye appeal. It's an incredibly challenging type to find in any decent condition,...

    Nov 29, 2020 at 10:58 AM
  6. AncientJoe replied to the thread My favorite ancient coin from 2019, and my favorite non-Republican coins from 2020.

    Your Corinth and Galba jump out as favorites to me. I'm looking forward to seeing the rest of your lists, and maybe a group shot if you...

    Nov 28, 2020 at 12:36 AM
  7. AncientJoe liked DonnaML's post in the thread My favorite ancient coin from 2019, and my favorite non-Republican coins from 2020.

    Because I didn't join CT until the end of January of this year, of course I didn't post a "favorite coins of 2019" thread. So I thought...

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  8. AncientJoe replied to the thread My first paper now on Academia.

    Well done, Jordan. An excellent read!

    Nov 26, 2020 at 9:35 AM
  9. AncientJoe replied to the thread Kazuma78 Top 10 Coins for 2020.

    My favorites are your #7 and #2 for their great eye appeal. They're both coins that jump out of the tray/off the screen and will make...

    Nov 25, 2020 at 9:41 PM
  10. AncientJoe liked red_spork's post in the thread My first paper now on Academia.

    My 2018 paper "A Doubted Variety of M. Aemilius Scaurus and P. Plautius Hypsaeus Vindicated", co-authored with Richard Schaefer, is now...

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  11. AncientJoe replied to the thread JayAg47's Top 10 Coins of 2020.

    Your Nerva is my favorite with its beautiful toning and nice portrait style. Congrats!

    Nov 25, 2020 at 3:08 PM
  12. AncientJoe liked JayAg47's post in the thread JayAg47's Top 10 Coins of 2020.

    This is my first year of posting a top 10 as I only got deep into the ancients since June, so here they are! 10) Dancing Krishna, this...

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  13. AncientJoe replied to the thread [Ancients] Top 10 Index.

    A top 10 of the decade would be a fun list to put together (I enjoy playing favorites with my coin children), especially if everyone...

    Nov 25, 2020 at 1:40 PM
  14. AncientJoe replied to the thread (Sulla80) Top 10 Coins for 2020.

    As seems to be the common theme, I also rated your coin #10 as my favorite: it's a wonderful piece. Congrats!

    Nov 24, 2020 at 10:20 PM
  15. AncientJoe liked Alegandron's post in the thread Odyssey 2020 - Monolith in Utah.

    Approx 12' / 3.6M Metal Monolith found in Utah... [ATTACH]...

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