My only Spanish coin.
Ptolemy of Numidia, Minted In Spain, Carthago Nova, after 21 CE (see comments)
Size: 20x21 mm...
Hi @JJ Walker,
Like the rest of us ;).
Thank you for educating me! I did not know that. I’ve never slabbed anything, just bought a few slabs and coins that were...
Hi @Gam3rBlake (and @Barry Murphy),
I also have some slabbed coins with no weight shown. If I contacted NGC with the number, could I find out the...
Here is a lead monetiform object with types of Berenice II, possibly a trial strike or decadrachm coin weight
I assume that one gets a jumbo holder. How large a coin can fit in an NGC holder?
[Good, no one suspects how envious I am of that...
For the Ptolemies see The silver...
I’ve been collecting for about 40 years. At the 20 year mark (i.e., no longer a novice) I thought I’d investigate cleaning. I soon...
One of my favorite small coins.
Ar Quarter Obol
Size: 6x7 mm
Weight: 0.17 g
Die Axis: 02:00
Obv: Ptolemy I head facing right,...
So, how many are you keeping?
I recently posted a Constantius coin from the last year of regular Alexandrian coinage....
Next another Egyptian coin of one of Valerian's family members...
Here is some more information on the distinct staffs of these two gods
The rearing cobra on Alexandrian coins is very often associated with poppies, as on this coin.
ex Numismatic Naumann Gmbh...
My first thought was
But I think I can get over it and say
Separate names with a comma.