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  1. dlhill132 liked Alegandron's post in the thread Tasty little Greek treat (Pisidia silver Obol).

    @Sallent , that is a gorgeous small Greek AR! Nice job finding that little guy. I have several small Greek coins: I find Tetartemorions...

    upload_2018-2-21_7-11-59.png Ionia Miletos AR Tetartemorion 5.6mm 0.21g Roaring Lion Hd - Bird Klein 430 SNG Kay 941.JPG Aeolis Elaia AR Tetartemorion 460 BCE Athena L - Olive Wreath 7.8mm 0.16g SNG Cop 166.JPG upload_2018-2-21_7-14-32.png upload_2018-2-21_7-14-58.png upload_2018-2-21_7-15-26.png Mysia Kyzikos AR Hemiobol 480-450 BCE 0.4g Boar-Lion Sear 3850.JPG upload_2018-2-21_7-19-12.png upload_2018-2-21_7-19-54.png upload_2018-2-21_7-20-56.png Feb 22, 2018 at 1:43 AM
  2. dlhill132 liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Tasty little Greek treat (Pisidia silver Obol).

    A few others I used to have... Calabria, Taras- silver obol, ca. 250 BC. Obverse- kantharos, surrounded by (five) pellets. Reverse-...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 1:43 AM
  3. dlhill132 liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Tasty little Greek treat (Pisidia silver Obol).

    Here's another 9mm tiny with a cool design which I also acquired from @Ken Dorney recently. :) [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] And then...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 1:43 AM
  4. dlhill132 liked Sallent's post in the thread Tasty little Greek treat (Pisidia silver Obol).

    I've always loved tiny Greek silver coins. In fact, I have quite a collection of tiny Greek silver coins (sub-10mm). And yet, I can't...

    9i9BRF4w3bWGnQ8x7pZEmS2zM6yjeK.jpg Feb 22, 2018 at 1:42 AM
  5. dlhill132 liked THCoins's post in the thread Ancient Indian Jital.

    A rabbit hole indeed it is. As this is not a Mahipala Jital, but a Jital of the early Kangra Rajas. As the legend is missing, it can not be...

    KapaChandra.jpg MahiPala.jpg Feb 22, 2018 at 1:41 AM
  6. dlhill132 liked Mike Margolis's post in the thread Ancient Indian Jital.

    Special artistic rendition on those! More like coin impressionism vs. realism. I just bought this recently.(need to take a my own better...

    coinboughtindiasilverpunch.jpg upload_2018-2-20_20-8-43.png Feb 22, 2018 at 1:41 AM
  7. dlhill132 liked Deacon Ray's post in the thread Ancient Indian Jital.

    I received this beautiful gift... ...from a good CTAF friend last week. I've been carrying it with me in my jacket pocket and I take it...

    INDIAN.jpg Feb 22, 2018 at 1:40 AM
  8. dlhill132 liked Victor_Clark's post in the thread What's in a "nummus"?.

    to muddy it further, perhaps LRB's should be called argentiferous bronze coins, since they usually have carefully measured amounts of...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 1:21 AM
  9. dlhill132 liked Gavin Richardson's post in the thread What's in a "nummus"?.

    What a generous reply from @lehmansterms! For my cataloguing, though, I’m now experiencing option paralysis. Victor’s elegant solution–just...

    Screenshot 2018-02-21 16.05.38.png Feb 22, 2018 at 1:18 AM
  10. dlhill132 liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread What's in a "nummus"?.

    Since nobody's posted it: AE1 >25mm AE2 21-25mm AE3 17-21mm AE4 <17mm I agree with Doug that this traditional system (give or take, where...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 11:06 PM
  11. dlhill132 liked Ken Dorney's post in the thread What's in a "nummus"?.

    Well, they are fairly common as they go, but the large AE1 denomination is fairly rare in relation to the smaller coins. Even the AE2's...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 11:04 PM
  12. dlhill132 liked Alegandron's post in the thread What's in a "nummus"?.

    I am confused... I have an AE1, but I always thought that it was pretty common. I apologize for ignorance of Later Roman Empire... I spend...

    upload_2018-2-21_12-52-46.png Feb 21, 2018 at 11:04 PM
  13. dlhill132 liked dougsmit's post in the thread What's in a "nummus"?.

    I prefer the AE1 to AE4 system since you can avoid people thinking they have something different when their 17mm coin is cataloged AE16....

    Feb 21, 2018 at 11:03 PM
  14. dlhill132 liked Victor_Clark's post in the thread What's in a "nummus"?.

    there is some reference to nummus in contemporary sources. Below is a reference and the coin which was reduced to half (note the right...

    ConstantineINicomedia43.jpeg Feb 21, 2018 at 11:00 PM
  15. dlhill132 liked zumbly's post in the thread "Totally Does Not Look Like" thread.

    Emperor Leo I on the obverse and Empress Question Mark Face on the reverse? [ATTACH] Magnus Maximus AE4 with Antoni Gaudi style campgate....

    leo verina.jpg magnus maximus400.jpg Feb 21, 2018 at 10:52 PM