Chris B's Recent Activity

  1. Chris B liked John Anthony's post in the thread FH Minima - Vandalic Imitation?.

    The dealer I bought this from insisted it was a North African Vandalic imitation, but all the Vandals coins I've seen imitate later types....

    minima 600.jpg Apr 23, 2019 at 3:50 PM
  2. Chris B liked GUNNER63736's post in the thread Just bought another!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!.

    Just bought another PCGS silver coin on ebay. Paid $7.50 for it shipped. Am I wasting my money? As you know from my previous boring...

    silver 2004s quarter obv..jpg 40-s silver quarter 2004.jpg Apr 23, 2019 at 3:49 PM
  3. Chris B liked PaddyB's post in the thread George III Cartwheel Twopence, 1797.

    This is the best of mine: [ATTACH]

    1797 2D 1-horz.jpg Apr 23, 2019 at 1:54 PM
  4. Chris B liked chrsmat71's post in the thread George III Cartwheel Twopence, 1797.

    This is one of my favorite coins for sure! I picked up one recently that is pretty nice after wanting one for years. Feels great in...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 1:13 PM
  5. Chris B liked kazuma78's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    I picked these up while in Madrid on vacation. I would have liked a more clean crown, but almost all of the coins in the shops around town...

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  6. Chris B liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread My Wildman Addiction.

    I like the "antique patina" on that 1755 24-mg.

    Apr 23, 2019 at 12:06 PM
  7. Chris B liked Alegandron's post in the thread Hormisdas.

    Fantastic coin @Jochen ! I only have a couple Sassanids, but none are Hormizd II's. I do have an AE version, as I always see folks only...

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  8. Chris B liked Jochen's post in the thread Hormisdas.

    Dear Friends! Sometimes it is worth to pay attention to Rome's enemies too. Here I share a drachm of the Sassanids, because I came across...

    hormizdII_Göbl_I.1a.jpg Apr 23, 2019 at 8:49 AM
  9. Chris B liked Julius Germanicus's post in the thread My perfect 10 Roman Soldier Emperors, 235-251 AD.

    After managing to acquire both Gordian I and II and to upgrade all of the other rulers from the beginning of the Age of the Soldier...

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  10. Chris B liked Justin Lee's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    When you have more than 1 of something, you technically have a "collection", right? So back about 2 decades ago, I was at a gun show and...

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  11. Chris B liked longshot's post in the thread George III Cartwheel Twopence, 1797.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  12. Chris B liked Muzyck's post in the thread George III Cartwheel Twopence, 1797.

    Here's my beat up hockey puck.. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    Great Britain 2 pence 1797 reverse less 5.jpg Great Britain 2 pence 1797 obverse less 5.jpg Apr 23, 2019 at 6:28 AM
  13. Chris B liked coin_nut's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    You did it right! Here is a neat coin that came a couple days ago. Lord M! How you like my shilingi tano?[ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  14. Chris B liked Clio's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    [IMG] Not sure if I'm doing this right but here's one of my newest acquisitions! [IMG]

    Apr 23, 2019 at 6:27 AM
  15. Chris B liked TheFinn's post in the thread George III Cartwheel Twopence, 1797.

    I sold my 1d and 2d, so I need a new one. Historically, they are probably the most important coin since the steam press was introduced to...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 9:42 PM