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  1. Curtisimo liked Gary R. Wilson's post in the thread Lovely Livia, Julia Augusta/ My new black beauty is no black widow.

    [ATTACH] Tiberius (Augustus) Coin: Brass Sestertius S P Q R IVLIAE AVGVST - Carpentum, ornamented with Victories and other figures,...

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  2. Curtisimo liked Bing's post in the thread Lovely Livia, Julia Augusta/ My new black beauty is no black widow.

    [ATTACH] LIVIA AE Dupondius OBVERSE: IVSTITIA, draped bust of Livia as Justitia right, wearing stephane REVERSE: IMP T CAES DIVI VESP...

    Livia.png Apr 5, 2020 at 10:00 PM
  3. Curtisimo liked Sulla80's post in the thread Lovely Livia, Julia Augusta/ My new black beauty is no black widow.

    Congrats on the good looking Livia - I only have a Livia (as Pax) seated on the reverse of a denarius: [ATTACH] Tiberius, 14-37 AD, AR...

    Tiberius tribute.jpg Apr 5, 2020 at 9:59 PM
  4. Curtisimo liked panzerman's post in the thread Just won this from Naumann Auction.

    Byzantine Empire AV Solidus ND Constantinople Mint 20mm. 4.42g. Constantine IV Pogonatus with Heraclius/ Tiberius Diademed/ helmeted/...

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  5. Curtisimo liked Sulla80's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    An interesting coin and post. If you take a two day's hike, or perhaps a day ride on horseback, to the northwest you come to the town...

    Thessaly Phalanna Nymph 4thC.jpg upload_2020-4-5_20-24-13.png Apr 5, 2020 at 9:58 PM
  6. Curtisimo liked Alegandron's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    I have several Horsemen... but here are a couple: AE HORSEMEN [ATTACH] SICILY, Messana. The Mamertinoi. 211-208 BCE Æ Pentonkion 27...

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  7. Curtisimo liked Alegandron's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    Cool AE, @Roman Collector ! Great, succinct write-up, and hey! Maps are always good! THESSALY [ATTACH] THESSALY, Thessalian League....

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  8. Curtisimo liked Bing's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    [ATTACH] THESSALY, TRIKKA AR Hemidrachm OBV: Youth, petasos and cloak tied at neck, wrestling forepart of bull right REV: Forepart of...

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  9. Curtisimo liked Orielensis's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    In antiquity, the Thessalian cavalry and their horsemanship enjoyed a stellar reputation. In Plato's Meno, Socrates states: "Meno, of...

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  10. Curtisimo liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    Pelinna (Πέλιννα), also known as Pelinnaeum (Greek: Πελινναῖον), was a polis located in the district of Histiaeotis in central Thessaly,...

    Thessaly.jpg Pellina Thessalian Horseman.jpg Apr 5, 2020 at 9:58 PM
  11. Curtisimo liked Julius Germanicus's post in the thread New Sestertius of Vitellius - MARS.

    Before reading on you must excuse me for the low grade of the coin I am about to show you - I promise there is some eye candy at the end...

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  12. Curtisimo liked Valentinian's post in the thread Tiberius II Follis.

    There are some ancient coins that are more impressive in hand than in photos. Large coins cannot have their sizes adequately conveyed by...

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  13. Curtisimo liked Edessa's post in the thread Tiberius II Follis.

    [ATTACH] Picked this one up recently as my first Tiberius II: TIBERIUS II CONSTANTINE (578-582). 3/4 Follis or 30 Nummi....

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  14. Curtisimo liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Tiberius II Follis.

    Nice full-faced example, @Mat ! I only have one coin of this ruler: [ATTACH] Tiberius II Constantine AD 574-582 and Anastasia....

    Tiberius II and Anastasia half follis Thessalonica.jpg Apr 5, 2020 at 2:52 PM
  15. Curtisimo liked Mat's post in the thread Tiberius II Follis.

    I have been in the market for a Tiberius II Follis for a few years now. Most of the time what kept me away from getting one was the...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 2:52 PM