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  1. Brian Bucklan liked Valentinian's post in the thread Post your Byzantine Coinage!.

    What a nice Christogram symbol on the bust!

    Dec 6, 2019 at 8:23 PM
  2. Brian Bucklan attached a file to the thread Post your Byzantine Coinage!.

    I've shown this Justinian decanummium from Carthage before but it's definitely my favorite Byzantine piece. [ATTACH]

    Justinian Carthage Christogram 1.jpg Dec 6, 2019 at 11:29 AM
  3. Brian Bucklan liked Shrews1994's post in the thread City of Aspendos.

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  4. Brian Bucklan liked Terence Cheesman's post in the thread The Asklepion of Kos.

    Kos Ar Tetradrachm 400-385 B.C. Obv Head of Herakles Left. Rv. Crab within dotted incuse square. HGC 1301 14.82 grms 23 mm[ATTACH]

    kos1.jpg Dec 4, 2019 at 4:19 PM
  5. Brian Bucklan attached a file to the thread The Asklepion of Kos.

    I've only had a couple of coins of Kos over the years as they are all quite scarce. Here's one of them. Kos Caria, Pseudo-Imperial Ae;...

    Cos Caria Herakles New 1.jpg Dec 4, 2019 at 9:15 AM
  6. Brian Bucklan liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread The Asklepion of Kos.

    The write-up I've been waiting for with baited breath does not disappoint! :D Nicely done, @Pavlos - and a great tetrobol. [ATTACH]...

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  7. Brian Bucklan liked TIF's post in the thread The Asklepion of Kos.

    Nice writeup and great coins! @Nvb, I'm thoroughly envious of that Pautalia Septimius Severus. Spectacular! I have his son's version....

    Dec 4, 2019 at 9:14 AM
  8. Brian Bucklan liked Pavlos's post in the thread The Asklepion of Kos.

    Kos, a Greek island at the coast of Caria, part of the Dodecanese island chain in the southeastern Aegean sea. It is the third biggest...

    Dec 4, 2019 at 8:58 AM
  9. Brian Bucklan liked Macromius's post in the thread Share your Kenneth W. Dorney Auction results.

    Ken has never been shy about pointing it out when someone posts pictures of fake coins or antiquities. (I liked that about him.) I hope...

    Dec 3, 2019 at 12:34 PM
  10. Brian Bucklan liked Valentinian's post in the thread Byzantine anonymous follis Class K, Alexius I, 1081-1118.

    It is hard to find some classes of Byzantine anonymous folles in excellent condition. I got this "Class K" as an upgrade because it had...

    SB1901ClassKAlexiusIn1983.jpg Dec 3, 2019 at 8:35 AM
  11. Brian Bucklan liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread Valentinian III Pick Bin Ae's.

    Thanks to @Brian Bucklan and @seth77 for the help with my Galla. (Yes, I will continue to call it that. :D) Some pretty sweet gold in...

    Dec 2, 2019 at 7:27 PM
  12. Brian Bucklan liked Voulgaroktonou's post in the thread Valentinian III Pick Bin Ae's.

    Some very nice write ups above. Thanks, folks! I don't have handy the descriptions of my nummi, so I will pass over them, but will show...

    au13.jpg Dec 2, 2019 at 7:27 PM
  13. Brian Bucklan liked Finn235's post in the thread Valentinian III Pick Bin Ae's.

    Very nice! Out of probably a couple thousand LRB's I have searched over the years, there was only one that was 100% attributable as...

    Valentinian iii tremissis victoria avgvstorvm.jpg Dec 2, 2019 at 10:49 AM
  14. Brian Bucklan attached a file to the thread Two uncertain, seemingly scarce greek coins..

    I'm not sure about the first but the second one is definitely Phokaia Ionia: Obv: Head of Hermes left, wearing petatos Rev: Monogram of...

    Phokaia for CT.jpg Dec 2, 2019 at 9:49 AM
  15. Brian Bucklan attached a file to the thread Valentinian III Pick Bin Ae's.

    @ValiantKnight : That is a decent piece for Placidia, they are very scarce. Hopefully I finally get to meet up with you at the FUN show...

    Galla Placidia type.jpg Dec 2, 2019 at 9:02 AM