furryfrog02's Recent Activity

  1. furryfrog02 liked maridvnvm's post in the thread I didn't know where to start......

    In amongst the mixed batch of coins that I bought at the start of the year was a Roman Provincial. I am not very proficient with them...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 7:49 AM
  2. furryfrog02 liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread What is this?.

    It's a medal. As to what it was all about, it says it all, right there in English. (And Armenian.)

    Feb 18, 2020 at 7:47 AM
  3. furryfrog02 liked Brian Bucklan's post in the thread 2020 Raspberry Awards.

    Here's an example of a coin that someone put a heck of a lot of work into, particularly the details and the size (32mm, 25.1gms). It...

    Trajan Horse fake.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 10:06 PM
  4. furryfrog02 liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread 2020 Raspberry Awards.

    I nominate this coin for a special achievement Rasberry in the "Tooled Tool" category: [ATTACH]

    234932.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 10:04 PM
  5. furryfrog02 liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread 2020 Raspberry Awards.

    I really liked the tooling on this - the "artist" went crazy with the pearls until it looks like a snake is coiled around her head. It...

    Tooled - Faustina I Sestertius.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 10:03 PM
  6. furryfrog02 liked Suarez's post in the thread 2020 Raspberry Awards.

    In the category for least convincing fake I nominate [ATTACH] In the category for worst tool job, will the artist responsible for...

    2292408_.jpg 0.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 10:03 PM
  7. furryfrog02 liked KDD's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    Still not great pictures of the Alexander the Great, but it shows more detail than the sellers pictures including potential damage to...

    c1.jpg c2.jpg c5b.jpg c6.jpg c3.jpg c4.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 8:45 PM
  8. furryfrog02 liked KDD's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    Thanks for the pet pic and tribute to yours, and not making me feel all alone with my unconventional humor. The seller lists the coin...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 8:44 PM
  9. furryfrog02 liked Alegandron's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    But, I think this Guy was Greater... Big fan of those Philip II Bronzes: Right-Left [IMG] Right-Right [IMG] Left-Right [IMG]...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 8:43 PM
  10. furryfrog02 liked Alegandron's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    My dog Bucephalus Alexandria 30+ years ago... (Bucy). On a cason at Stones River Battlefield. [IMG] [IMG] Makedon Alexander III...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 8:43 PM
  11. furryfrog02 liked KDD's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    I don't want to take it out of the pouch right now. Kind of anxious about putting my hands on it and I was in a rush anyway. Don't know...

    IMG_20191030_060226.jpg d6.jpg d7.jpg Clipboard 1.jpg Clipboard 2b.jpg d8.jpg d9jpg.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 8:43 PM
  12. furryfrog02 liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    I think that lot has some potential - to be sure there are a few of those crusty LRB's I mention above that will probably not clean up...

    _Lot - 6 Byz Follis & J. Mamaea Sest Feb 2020 (0).jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 8:41 PM
  13. furryfrog02 liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    Welcome to CT and ancients in general. Buying unidentified lots is one of my favorite things to do - I just posted one I bought this...

    Claudisu II - Ant ANNONA Lot Feb 2020 (0).jpg Macedon - Alexander club & Bow ae Oct 2019 (0).jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 8:41 PM
  14. furryfrog02 liked KDD's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    The Claudius Gothicus one is not the first one, he has a long slender neck which matches the second one. I should have had the image...

    Clipboard 1.jpg Clipboard 4.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 8:39 PM
  15. furryfrog02 liked Roman Collector's post in the thread New to ancient coin collecting.

    Here are a couple of Claudius Gothicus antoniniani for comparison: [ATTACH] [ATTACH] And here are my Alexander III Macedonian...

    Claudius II SPES PVBLICA Antoninianus.JPG Claudius II GENIVS AVG Antoninianus.JPG Alexander III Macedonia SGI 6741.jpg Alexander III Macedonia SGI 6742.jpg Feb 17, 2020 at 8:38 PM