dadams's Recent Activity

  1. dadams replied to the thread FSR: Ancient Coin Bargain List.

    I’m probably way too late since I hadn’t seen the list and had to go look in the Junk folder to find it. He is now of course a safe...

    Apr 8, 2020 at 9:24 PM
  2. dadams liked zumbly's post in the thread Anepigraphic Hadrian (warning: possible crocodile abuse shown).

    Here's a new arrival that caught my eye in a recent Savoca auction. It has enough wear that, at a casual glance, you might think the...

    Hadrian - Anepigraphic 2801.jpg Hadrian - 294 crocodile prow.jpg Apr 4, 2020 at 10:06 PM
  3. dadams replied to the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    Nice write-up @Pavlos and a great coin too. I’ve only the one from Pontos like @Pellinore posted, but need to add more. -d

    Apr 2, 2020 at 11:31 PM
  4. dadams liked Bing's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    [ATTACH] AMISOS, PONTOS Æ17 OBVERSE: Head of Dionysos with ivy-wreath right REVERSE: AM-ISOS, Thyrsos; monogram to right Struck at...

    AMISOS PONTOS 2.jpg Apr 2, 2020 at 11:28 PM
  5. dadams liked Bing's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    [ATTACH] AMISOS, PONTOS AE 20 OBVERSE: Head of youthful Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy REVERSE: Thyrsos leaning against cista...

    AMISOS PONTOS.jpg Apr 2, 2020 at 11:28 PM
  6. dadams liked Herodotus's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    I just recently acquired a few similar to your type (portraying Zeus) minted in Amisos(modern day Samsun, Turkey). Neat coins. Here's...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 11:28 PM
  7. dadams liked Sulla80's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    @Pavlos, a nice portrait coin of Mithradates - while I don't have one of the King, I do have one of his coins from the port city of Dia...

    Greek Bithynia Zeus .jpg Dia Bithynia Akçakoca Map.jpg Apr 2, 2020 at 11:28 PM
  8. dadams liked Shea19's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    Great new addition, @Pavlos. I recently added this drachm of Mithridates’ son Ariarathes IX. [ATTACH] KINGS OF CAPPADOCIA....

    82640966-CB90-45E5-BC67-D36109A29320.jpeg Apr 2, 2020 at 11:28 PM
  9. dadams liked Pellinore's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    Then there's this type, we had a nice thread about it two years ago. [ATTACH] Pontus, incertain mint. AE, Mithridates (120-63 BC)....

    1504 comet ct.jpg Apr 2, 2020 at 11:28 PM
  10. dadams liked NewStyleKing's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    Athens New Style Tetradrachm 95/4 BC Obs : Athena Parthenos right in tri-form helmet 28.5mm 16.76 gm Thompson issue (New) 66 Thompson...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 11:27 PM
  11. dadams liked NewStyleKing's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    Athens New Style Tetradrachm 94/3 BC Obs : Athena Parthenos right in tri-form helmet 28.5mm 16.25 gm Thompson issue (New) 67 Thompson...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 11:27 PM
  12. dadams liked Alegandron's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    MITHRADATES VI [IMG] PONTOS Amisos 85-65 BCE Æ24 12.2g Mithradates VI as Perseus r Phrygian helmet Pegasos grazing l Malloy 33b HGC 7 239

    Apr 2, 2020 at 11:27 PM
  13. dadams liked Alegandron's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    SULLA at the Siege of Athens: And then he devastated the city... [IMG] Athens AE19 c 87-86 BCE Time of SULLA Athena Zeus Sear Grk 2567

    Apr 2, 2020 at 11:27 PM
  14. dadams liked Bing's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    [ATTACH] ARIOBARZANES I PHILOROMAIOS; KINGS of CAPPADOCIA AR Drachm OBVERSE: Diademed head right REVERSE: Athena Nikephoros standing...

    ARIOBARZANES I.jpg Apr 2, 2020 at 11:27 PM
  15. dadams liked Parthicus's post in the thread Welcome Mithridates to our city.

    Here's my drachm of Ariobarzanes I of Cappadocia (96-63 BC), whose predecessor was murdered to allow Mithradates VI's son to usurp the...

    Cappadocia Ariobarzanes.jpg Apr 2, 2020 at 11:27 PM