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  1. David@PCC liked robinjojo's post in the thread Two coins from a tumultuous period, the First Jewish Revolt.

    I guess the aphorism, or cliché, if you prefer, that every cloud has a silver lining, does apply to some situations, and this is one of...

    D-Camera Vespasian and Titus, tetradrachm, Antioch, Year 2, 69-70 AD, 13.4 g, 10-30-20.jpg D-Camera Jewish Revolt, Shekel, Year 2, Ponterio, 13.7 grams,  8-11-20.jpg Oct 31, 2020 at 12:13 AM
  2. David@PCC liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread Like finding coins under your couch....

    Reviving this thread because I just got a "pellet" reverse Anastasius follis from Constantinople (SB 21), and this post came up when I...

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  3. David@PCC liked maridvnvm's post in the thread Constantius II Maiorina.

    I have other mints too but won't swamp the thread. I will pick out three that are somewhat more interesting. Constantius II - Siscia -...

    Oct 30, 2020 at 8:50 AM
  4. David@PCC liked Michael Stolt's post in the thread Unexpected win at Roma XX..

    I wasn't supposed to bid at Roma XX today, but let's say my fingers slipped when I saw this beautiful Antonian cistophoric tetradrachm...

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  5. David@PCC liked JJoyner's post in the thread Constantius II Maiorina.

    My Constantius II coin. Has a wonderful obverse and reverse with an interesting green patina. Tha captives are wearing strange crested...

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  6. David@PCC liked Magnus Maximus's post in the thread Tiberius II Constantine AV Solidii.

    Being a Roman emperor after the reign of Justinian I was going to be hard; Justinian had over extended the Empire and an outbreak of...

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  7. David@PCC liked Romancollector's post in the thread Roma Purchase.

    Hey everyone, I intended to include this in my top 10 of 2020, but I just couldn't wait to share it. I was going to post it in the most...

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  8. David@PCC liked galba68's post in the thread Today Md...

    Julia Maesa, 2.9o gr..Felicitas [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  9. David@PCC liked kazuma78's post in the thread Roma XX win.

    Looks like I got 1 lot in Roma today, though I paid a bit of a premium on it. Blown away on the other. Still, this looks like a great...

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  10. David@PCC liked AncientJoe's post in the thread Not an aureus but still an Eid Mar.

    Having just received one of my latest purchases (and after waiting for Roma to resolve their technical difficulties), I finally have a...

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  11. David@PCC liked ValiantKnight's post in the thread Can these coins be cleaned up more?.

    I’d say no. They look like they are down to the bare metal surface and any further cleaning would only make them worse. The latter has...

    Oct 28, 2020 at 11:12 PM
  12. David@PCC liked Ocatarinetabellatchitchix's post in the thread He was raised Emperor and died OCTOBER 28th.

    [IMG] Le Louvre, Paris The History Marcus Aurelius Valerius Maxentius was born around 279 AD, the son of the joint Emperor Maximianus...

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  13. David@PCC liked Pavlos's post in the thread The greatest king of Cappadocia.

    By some and myself included, Ariarathes V was considered the greatest king of Cappadocia. He was an educated person and had great...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 5:53 PM
  14. David@PCC attached a file to the thread The greatest king of Cappadocia.

    That's a nice one. I only have one. [ATTACH] Ariarathes V Mint: Eusebeia-Mazaca 135 BC AR Drachm Obvs: Diademed head of Ariarathes right...

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  15. David@PCC liked NewStyleKing's post in the thread Glaux...please give a hoot!.

    I wanted one for ages, but there are lots of fakes about and I lost one in a sale by reputable dealer. So when HJB did a bid and buy I...

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