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  1. Gallienus liked robinjojo's post in the thread Grading disappointment - what grade do you think this is?.

    Beautiful medal! The Europeans would likely grade it an EF, for the US Choice AU? I'm not very good when assigning numbers to grades,...

    Jan 27, 2023 at 7:48 AM
  2. Gallienus liked PaddyB's post in the thread English Shilling collectors?.

    About 20 years ago I set myself the target of every GB shilling from 1662 to 1970 - all dates and all monarchs. I am missing only 8 from...

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  3. Gallienus replied to the thread Grading disappointment - what grade do you think this is?.

    I think this is a medal & not a coin. Thus grading standards may be different. Also grading by photos is difficult because surface...

    Jan 26, 2023 at 5:25 PM
  4. Gallienus liked mkivtt's post in the thread Grading disappointment - what grade do you think this is?.

    So I was revisiting some of my coins, and whenever I hold this coin I get annoyed because I feel the slab doesn't match the coin. I've...

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  5. Gallienus liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread NGC photos rec’d from some of my 2023 FUN show submissions already.

    The 1495 Frankfurt goldgulden is graded and on the way back. Pleasant surprise! AU58! I was expecting XF40-45, and just crossing my...

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  6. Gallienus liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread NGC photos rec’d from some of my 2023 FUN show submissions already.

    That was my first gorgon. ‘Twas a recent gift from @kazuma78. it’s a tiny little thing. The attribution is:

    Jan 26, 2023 at 5:18 PM
  7. Gallienus liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread NGC photos rec’d from some of my 2023 FUN show submissions already.

    With big pricetags to match! I’ve never seen one, even at a show.

    Jan 26, 2023 at 5:17 PM
  8. Gallienus liked Loong Siew's post in the thread The end of the Roman Empire!.

    Fall and End of the Roman Empire! [ATTACH] Odoacer. 476-491. King of Italy. Medialum (Milan), Italy. Silver Half siliqua. 0.76g....

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  9. Gallienus liked benhur767's post in the thread Roman Legionary coin issues.

    A legionary issue is typically understood to be a series of coins, each honoring a specific legion by including the number/name of the...

    Jan 26, 2023 at 1:00 PM
  10. Gallienus liked Volante's post in the thread A particularly heavy denarius.

    I just purchased this Geta denarius from a CNG bulk lot and was surprised to find that it weighs a whopping 4.63 grams! The flan is...

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  11. Gallienus liked Cheech9712's post in the thread Just a Friday at the office.

    I think that’s when they killed Ceasur

    Jan 26, 2023 at 12:55 PM
  12. Gallienus liked Barry Murphy's post in the thread Just a Friday at the office.

    Ho hum day. Sorry for the slightly out of focus second photo. Enjoy. Barry [ATTACH][ATTACH]

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  13. Gallienus replied to the thread NGC photos rec’d from some of my 2023 FUN show submissions already.

    You could always go for a dek. Those are big ones.

    Jan 26, 2023 at 12:53 PM
  14. Gallienus liked paddyman98's post in the thread NGC photos rec’d from some of my 2023 FUN show submissions already.

    Nice coins. I know that there are members who hate "entombed" ancients. I think they look neat either way. I saw some amazing owls at...

    Jan 26, 2023 at 12:51 PM
  15. Gallienus liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread NGC photos rec’d from some of my 2023 FUN show submissions already.

    L. Memmius Roman Republican denarius. This one had to go in on its own submission, because of the pedigree (ex-John Quincy Adams...

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