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  1. David Atherton liked octavius's post in the thread A Rare GERMAN Domitian.

    Here is "the original" Mr. G,though never an emperor. First under Claudius, second under Caligula. [ATTACH][ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  2. David Atherton liked Andres2's post in the thread Rare Titus denarius.

    Congrats Orfew, another 2 dark Titus coins: [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Beautifull coins , octavius

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  3. David Atherton liked Jay GT4's post in the thread A Rare GERMAN Domitian.

    Here's a very sought after coin for Flavian collectors. [ATTACH] IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERMAN P M TR P VIII Laureate head right IMP XIIII...

    Domitian IMP XIIII.jpg Mar 22, 2019 at 6:35 PM
  4. David Atherton attached a file to the thread A Rare GERMAN Domitian.

    Congrats Jay! Domitian's 'GERMAN' denarii are extra special. Here's my example of the type. I think yours has nicer toning. [ATTACH]

    D573.jpg Mar 22, 2019 at 6:35 PM
  5. David Atherton replied to the thread Busy Temple.

    Fantastic example with lots of eye appeal. Congrats!

    Mar 22, 2019 at 8:21 AM
  6. David Atherton liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    This one has a disco dance party going on the pediment: [IMG] Maxentius as Augustus, AD 307-312. Roman billon follis, 6.53 g, 24.6 mm, 10...

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  7. David Atherton liked zumbly's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    Very nice, AA! The reverse is wonderfully detailed and the she-wolf and twins look very cosy in that pediment. :) [ATTACH]

    Maxentius - Temple AQP 1276.jpg Mar 22, 2019 at 8:20 AM
  8. David Atherton liked dougsmit's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    Despite its doubling and flat spots, the wolf pediment is my favorite Maxentius. It is AQP. [ATTACH] There are several others that have...

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  9. David Atherton liked Topcat7's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    @Ancient Aussie I DO like your Maxentius, very much, (esp. the silvering). Here is one of mine that has a Temple on it. MAXENTIUS BILLION...

    MAXENTIUS BILLION FOLLIS RIC VI. Rome 202a (3).jpg MAXENTIUS Rome RIC 210.jpg Mar 22, 2019 at 8:19 AM
  10. David Atherton liked Ancient Aussie's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    Picked up this Maxentius temple coin at the recent Leu Auction 7, as a few of you probably noticed I have been busy with late Roman...

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  11. David Atherton liked randygeki's post in the thread A neat FH.

    Thanks! Not counting shape/size, I have 6 (counting this one) different patterns. I have a variety of horse rumps as well lol [ATTACH]

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  12. David Atherton replied to the thread A neat FH.

    The desert patina really brings out the reverse's dramatic action. Superb coin!

    Mar 22, 2019 at 3:20 AM
  13. David Atherton liked randygeki's post in the thread A neat FH.

    Found another interesting and unlisted horseman. It has an interesting shield design as well. [ATTACH] Constantius II Antioch 23mm 4.5g...

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  14. David Atherton liked Alegandron's post in the thread Judaean War Coins.

    I posted this in another thread, but it may illustrate the Romans warring on the Judaeans... also probly struck during /circa Iesus’ birth...

    Mar 21, 2019 at 6:14 PM
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    Mar 21, 2019 at 7:20 AM