Claudius_Gothicus's Recent Activity

  1. Claudius_Gothicus liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread "Felder leicht geglättet" (Fields lightly smoothed) or genuine RIC 1624?.

    Here's RIC 1620 (with torch)... [ATTACH] Faustina II Æ Sestertius (161- 176 A.D.) Rome Mint FAVSTINA AVGVSTA, draped bust...

    Faustina II - Sestertius Ceres seated Mar 2020 (1).jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 10:42 AM
  2. Claudius_Gothicus liked akeady's post in the thread Any ideas what this denarius/quinarius is?.

    Actually, it's Crawford 408/1 - a denarius. The obverse has Apollo and the reverse has the youth on horseback right....

    lg_Cr408_1b_Obv_2.jpg lg_Cr408_1b_Rev_2.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 10:41 AM
  3. Claudius_Gothicus liked Ocatarinetabellatchitchix's post in the thread "Felder leicht geglättet" (Fields lightly smoothed) or genuine RIC 1624?.

    Unsold last October at 300€, now on Vcoins for 450€...hurry up RC, it should reach the 600-700€ zone before next summer...

    Mar 2, 2021 at 10:41 AM
  4. Claudius_Gothicus liked Nicholas Molinari's post in the thread "Felder leicht geglättet" (Fields lightly smoothed) or genuine RIC 1624?.

    I believe you have justified purchasing it for your collection, lol!

    Mar 2, 2021 at 10:40 AM
  5. Claudius_Gothicus liked Roman Collector's post in the thread "Felder leicht geglättet" (Fields lightly smoothed) or genuine RIC 1624?.

    The coin appeared last year in a Kunker sale. So, UP UNTIL @shanxi posted the other two examples, I was going to say that it appeared...

    Faustina Jr CERES S C sestertius without torch Kunker.jpg 3926002.jpg 4642229.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 10:40 AM
  6. Claudius_Gothicus liked Roman Collector's post in the thread "Felder leicht geglättet" (Fields lightly smoothed) or genuine RIC 1624?.

    It looks the same as it did when it was sold in 1914. See below. At first -- before @shanxi posted the other examples while I was...

    Capture 2.JPG Faustina Jr CERES S C sestertius without torch Dupriez.JPG Capture 1.JPG 20210302_055317.jpg 20210302_060019.jpg 20210302_060146.jpg 20210302_060057.jpg 20210302_060227.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 10:40 AM
  7. Claudius_Gothicus liked shanxi's post in the thread Follow the coin theme GAME - ancient edition - post ‘em if you got ‘em.

    [ATTACH] Thessaly, Lamia AR Hemidrachm, 400-344 BC Obv.: Wreathed head of young Dionysos left . Rev.: ΛΑΜΙΕ-ΩΝ, Amphora; ivy leaf...

    Lamia_1.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 10:38 AM
  8. Claudius_Gothicus liked dougsmit's post in the thread Follow the coin theme GAME - ancient edition - post ‘em if you got ‘em.

    Aegina obol 8mm diameter 4mm thick [ATTACH] Next: Another reticulated silver coin

    g41010rp0086.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 10:38 AM
  9. Claudius_Gothicus liked Harry G's post in the thread Jotapian?.

    Ok, I have an update in case anyone's interested. They've replied: Dear [My name] Thank you very much for your email to Roma...

    Mar 2, 2021 at 8:07 AM
  10. Claudius_Gothicus liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread Arcadius VOT V.

    A Heraclea version: [ATTACH] I like the cute little portraits on these. Arcadius was only 5 years old when he was raised to the rank...

    arcadius vot v.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 8:06 AM
  11. Claudius_Gothicus liked Inspector43's post in the thread Arcadius VOT V.

    I am almost finished with this Arcadius. It is very rough. I have some smoothing to do after I am sure of the ID. I think it is Arcadius...

    Arcadius VOT V.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 8:06 AM
  12. Claudius_Gothicus liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread "Felder leicht geglättet" (Fields lightly smoothed) or genuine RIC 1624?.

    Interesting example of tooling. I find these posts instructive, although sometimes I feel the more tooling I see the more confused I...

    Antoninus Pius - Sest. Salus std. Feb 2021 (0A).jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 8:05 AM
  13. Claudius_Gothicus liked Roman Collector's post in the thread "Felder leicht geglättet" (Fields lightly smoothed) or genuine RIC 1624?.

    Caveat emptor! I looked at this listing on V-Coins and thought to myself, "What a weird variety, where Ceres doesn't hold a short,...

    8wnBTw6z5GqbYdY2eq9W4bELMDc7m3.jpg canvas.png Mar 2, 2021 at 8:05 AM
  14. Claudius_Gothicus liked JayAg47's post in the thread Follow the coin theme GAME - ancient edition - post ‘em if you got ‘em.

    New theme, Kongu Cheras, 1200s-1400s. Bow and arrow, with a stylized goddess. [ATTACH] Next, a tiny coin with a chunky flan (almost a...

    chera.jpg Mar 2, 2021 at 8:04 AM
  15. Claudius_Gothicus liked IMP Shogun's post in the thread Coin #4 - Guess the CTer 2021.

    Make sure that next one is a Parthian or my ballot crumbles

    Mar 2, 2021 at 8:03 AM