AussieCollector's Recent Activity

  1. AussieCollector replied to the thread Byzantine Gold Coins, Fouree or Authentic.

    Yes, I do @Obone Great job

    Jan 18, 2019 at 5:01 PM
  2. AussieCollector liked VDB's post in the thread Augustus denarius.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Picked up this beauty at the 2019 New York International Numismatic Convention in Manhattan. It’s my first of the Twele...

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  3. AussieCollector attached a file to the thread Ancient silver coins - specific gravities.

    Thought I'd share this chart I stumbled across. Of interest to me was that the Pius and the Domna denarius' are of lower silver content...

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  4. AussieCollector replied to the thread Byzantine Gold Coins, Fouree or Authentic.

    Do a specific gravity test if you're worried. It won't rule out fouree completely, but it's another tick.

    Jan 18, 2019 at 12:06 AM
  5. AussieCollector liked Collecting Nut's post in the thread Romulus and Remus.

    I believe this is Gallienus. Please let me know if I'm mistaken. The obverse is porous and the reverse is much better. I can't make out the...

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  6. AussieCollector liked Al Kowsky's post in the thread Buy the Coin & not the Slab.

    Yesterday afternoon I watched the Heritage E-auction because there were several ancient coins I was interested in. One coin that caught my...

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  7. AussieCollector liked Michael Stolt's post in the thread Fresh arrival.

    Just wanted to share this beautiful anonymous Republican denarius I got home in the mail the other day. I already own a specimen of the...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 8:13 PM
  8. AussieCollector liked Orfew's post in the thread A nice rare variant of a common Vespasian denarius.

    I am very happy to acquire one of these. Until a few minutes ago I was unaware that this variant existed. My sincere thanks go out to...

    Vesp ric 980.jpg Jan 15, 2019 at 8:12 PM
  9. AussieCollector replied to the thread Question re Centenionalis.

    A very educational thread, I may have even learned something! :D Thank you all for the information and suggestions

    Jan 15, 2019 at 3:12 PM
  10. AussieCollector liked dougsmit's post in the thread Question re Centenionalis.

    Is there evidence that there was a fixed exchange between the metals rather than a market that traded on an ever changing basis? Coins...

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