A recent pickup with attractive patina and wear ...
Hmmm... I guess I thought I was missing something - but it really is that simple.
Thanks for the reply.. I will give this a try.
My photos are terrible generally.. after reading a few threads I decided to try the iPhone (again).
I purchased an App called "iPhone Camera...
Just a couple of dollars in that condition.. but neat to have!
I can't read any of the legends due to photo (and the coin's damage) to confirm it...
Here is my sestertius of Trajan..... Victory erecting trophy..
The whole mission is obviously very special. But it was far from the first rocket to lift off... accomplishing the landing - kind of the biggest deal.
Saturday is the big anniversary!
@Justin Lee - I love looking at those auctions - great wins!... can you please tell us what the end price was? Shipping, currency conversion, etc....
I love your site @Valentinian and use it often.
Reading what @Severus Alexander added.. it's very interesting. I never collected modern coins and...
My three have passed through many hands.... sestertius, provincial and As...
Well I heard back from the seller... the coin is in fact 2.83g..
He is 100% sure it is authentic (for whatever that is worth) BUT he did assure me...
Really nice coin! I am not worried about the price.. it was what I could afford.
I have sent the seller a note asking him to re-weigh the coin....
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