Finn235's Recent Activity

  1. Finn235 liked Restitutor's post in the thread Recent Acquisitions from CNG Auction!.

    Hi Everyone! After finally learning how to add images on here I wanted to share my two recent acquisitions :snaphappy: The first is an...

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  2. Finn235 liked Bing's post in the thread JULIAN II Siliqua.

    When Frank Robinson's auction closed, I thought I was the winning bid on two coins. However, when the package arrived, there was only...

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  3. Finn235 replied to the thread latest from Roma on shipping.

    I got the same this morning - exciting news since I'm waiting on probably 400+ coins from three separate auctions (a handful of...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 3:00 PM
  4. Finn235 replied to the thread A numismatic dream from ancient Egypt.

    I've always found it particularly fascinating how history has captured the content of a particular king's dream on a specific date,...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 2:14 PM
  5. Finn235 liked hotwheelsearl's post in the thread Roman Emperors in Foreign Art.

    Inspired by a recent post about Valerian, I thought I'd bring up ne of the most interesting sculptures I've ever seen. There is the...

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  6. Finn235 liked Justin Lee's post in the thread A handful of new coins... Some needed "work"..

    I've got a handful of new coins that I'd love to share with you all. One of them needed to have a little bit of dusting off and another...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 10:14 AM
  7. Finn235 replied to the thread Stages of an auction.

    This was one of the lots that I knew from the start I wouldn't win, but felt like I had to try: https://leunumismatik.com/en/lot/21/416...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 10:13 AM
  8. Finn235 liked Herodotus's post in the thread Stages of an auction.

    Nice wins. I had my eye on that first one too. Most of my estimates were about 60%-80% of the final hammer price on the group lots...

    May 31, 2020 at 10:30 PM
  9. Finn235 attached a file to the thread Stages of an auction.

    I placed probably over $7,000 worth of bids on a few dozen lots, got blown out of the water and unfortunately couldn't watch the lots I...

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  10. Finn235 liked Nathan B.'s post in the thread A numismatic dream from ancient Egypt.

    Did you ever wonder what those ancient Ptolemies, the millionaire rulers of Ancient Egypt, dreamed about? I got this little jewel from...

    May 31, 2020 at 12:08 PM
  11. Finn235 liked medoraman's post in the thread Stages of an auction.

    I am wondering if this sounds familiar to others: 30 days out - OMG, I am going to buy SO much. I wonder if the mailman will get a...

    May 31, 2020 at 10:10 AM
  12. Finn235 liked Alegandron's post in the thread Bracing for an Alexandrian Bidding War.

    What a great capture, @Sulla80 ! Great history write-up. I am really starting to appreciate these Egyptian Tets... interesting coins....

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  13. Finn235 liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Bracing for an Alexandrian Bidding War.

    Wow, @Sulla80 , that's quite a pick-up! Kudos! A tet of Gallienus. Let's just say I didn't purchase it for the reverse ... [ATTACH]

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  14. Finn235 liked Mat's post in the thread Bracing for an Alexandrian Bidding War.

    Congrats on the win, they're all nice coins. I have many coins of Gallienus, here's the Tets. My Macrianus is the last coin. [IMG]...

    May 30, 2020 at 9:51 PM
  15. Finn235 liked Sulla80's post in the thread Bracing for an Alexandrian Bidding War.

    [ATTACH] The Humiliation of Valerian by Shapur I, French 15th Century Digital image courtesy of the Getty's Open Content Program When I...

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