curtislclay's Recent Activity

  1. curtislclay replied to the thread A trio of middle bronzes at auctions today.

    The two MATRI MAGNAE asses seem to be from the same rev. die.

    Oct 19, 2020 at 2:29 PM
  2. curtislclay replied to the thread The Coin I Have Owned the Longest.

    Two interesting details on Joe's splendid Romulus aureus: Romulus' spear has points on both ends, a feature I have also noticed on some...

    Oct 19, 2020 at 2:14 PM
  3. curtislclay liked Theoderic's post in the thread Should I keep this deal (spanish shipwreck?).

    I agree with others that these are not Spanish wreck coins and that, since the seller has still not shipped or even replied two weeks...

    Oct 18, 2020 at 5:06 PM
  4. curtislclay replied to the thread Faustina Friday -- Salus Edition.

    An interesting coin, particularly as there seem to be no corresponding sestertii, aurei, or denarii. Nor is SALVTI AVGVSTAE standing a...

    Oct 16, 2020 at 7:04 PM
  5. curtislclay replied to the thread your lightest sestertius.

    I have a sest. of Max. Thrax, rev. TR P III Emperor with standards, which I fished out of a junk bowl because of its light weight:...

    Oct 16, 2020 at 1:00 PM
  6. curtislclay replied to the thread Denarius ID Help.

    An ancient imitation of some sort, I would suppose. Others will hopefully know more!

    Oct 15, 2020 at 8:23 PM
  7. curtislclay replied to the thread Denarius ID Help.

    Apparently a hybrid of some sort, for the reverse is of the Republican moneyer L. Memmius Galeria, Roman Silver Coins Memmia 2; Crawford...

    Oct 15, 2020 at 7:59 PM
  8. curtislclay replied to the thread The Three Trajans.

    Singig's rare DACICVS As of Trajan, though not in RIC, seems to be described by Strack 349 (Budapest, Florence) and Woytek 137c (aegis...

    Oct 15, 2020 at 12:47 PM
  9. curtislclay replied to the thread Divvs Vespasianus.

    Not a Judaean victory type, however, but a tensa, as RIC states, that is a wagon in the circus parade for bringing symbols of the gods...

    Oct 13, 2020