Larissa with naked boy wrestling the Bull:
5.94 grams, 20 mm
Obv: Naked youth with short cloak...
480 - 475 B.C.
17.18 gms, 25-26 mm
Obv: Charioteer driving walking biga
right, Nike flying above,...
This jail bird broke out of the NGC prison (Numismatic Guaranty Coop).
I initially had trouble deciphering the date. The Roman numerals displayed in Gothic text really perplexed my feeble brain.
Here it is...
Here is another India coin:
Our CT member @spock1k sent it to me in 2010.
It's got it all. It has a tiger, stripes, palm tree, and is...
pre-denarius Roman coin:
Quadrigatus from the city state known as Rome.
Next is a coin from another Italian city state.
@alurid - Thanks for posting my favorite Model Penny the great polar bear. Also, the great web links are appreciated. I'll tell you, the Model...
I’ve always been a fan of the Great Britain bi-metal Model Penny so it was no surprise when this coin spoke to me. Have you seen one of these...
THRACE, Apollonia Pontika
Obv: Ancient Anchor with crayfish left and A right
The 1906 luster appears to be broken in the fields and there is apparently wear/rub on the high points.
Here is a sliver of a tunny fish:
ca. 450-400 B.C.
0.85 grams, 11 mm
Obv: Forepart of razor-back boar left,...
it was the same for me with your top 10. I remember liking your Septimus Severus because of the Elephant wearing cuirass. Each of your coins had...
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