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  1. jb_depew replied to the thread The horse of Erichthonius on coins of Alexandria Troas.

    I have a couple of earlier issues that seem to be different denominations, though BMC doesn't differentiate between the two: [IMG]...

    Dec 15, 2019 at 7:26 PM
  2. jb_depew liked TIF's post in the thread Direct printing on 2x2 paper envelopes.

    @Deacon Ray, a graphics whiz, came up with a beautiful solution for storing coins in paper envelopes (see this thread). One of the...

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  3. jb_depew liked Curtisimo's post in the thread Jeremy's top 10 of 2019.

    Great coins @jb_depew , My favorites: Herion II - One of these is on my want list. Yours is well centered and great style. Thasos...

    Dec 14, 2019 at 1:31 PM
  4. jb_depew liked Al Kowsky's post in the thread Jeremy's top 10 of 2019.

    jb_depew, You scored some beauties this year :D! The two Sicilian bronze coins are my favorites, especially the one of Hieron II. You...

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  5. jb_depew liked Sulla80's post in the thread Jeremy's top 10 of 2019.

    All great looking coins - the "persecution issue" is unusually sharp - the two AEs from Syracuse and the Commodus denarius at the top of...

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  6. jb_depew liked Okidoki's post in the thread Seven Wonders of the World - The Pharos Lighthouse Hadrian.

    EGYPT, Alexandria. Hadrian Hemidrachm 136-37 AD Pharos lighthouse Reference. Dattari-Savio Pl. 95, 1935 (this coin). RPC 6233/; Emmett...

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  7. jb_depew liked galba68's post in the thread Great Md day...

    A.Pius sestertius, 28 gr., Titus as, A.Pius dupondius, Philippus I Viminacium and small bronze coins... [ATTACH]

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  8. jb_depew liked Bing's post in the thread Jeremy's top 10 of 2019.

    Fantastic coins all. But, like Doug, it's hard to beat that persecution 1/4 follis of Maximinus II. Here is my best one which does not...

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  9. jb_depew replied to the thread Jeremy's top 10 of 2019.

    I could definitely see myself collecting more of the type, @dougsmit - at the very least one of the "workshop of death." Yours is quite...

    Dec 14, 2019 at 9:49 AM
  10. jb_depew liked dougsmit's post in the thread Jeremy's top 10 of 2019.

    They are all great coins but the Anonymous "persecution" coin stands out as my favorite despite it's little problem with the mintmark....

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  11. jb_depew liked Alegandron's post in the thread Jeremy's top 10 of 2019.

    Excellent coins! Very very nice. Tyche is an interesting coin! I really like your approach!!! It is the approach I enjoy also.

    Dec 14, 2019 at 9:38 AM
  12. jb_depew posted a new thread.

    Jeremy's top 10 of 2019

    Here are my top 10 coins of 2019, presented in no particular order. As you can see, I'm a bit of a generalist… I buy anything that...

    Forum: Ancient Coins

    Dec 13, 2019 at 11:56 PM
  13. jb_depew replied to the thread Marcus Aurelius looking youthful.

    Here is a denarius of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar and Antoninus Pius as Augustus. Ref: RIC III 411a, struck in 139 AD. Above Antoninus...

    Dec 13, 2019 at 9:15 PM
  14. jb_depew liked Parthicus Maximus's post in the thread Marcus Aurelius looking youthful.

    Nice addition! I also love the coins of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar. They remind me of one of my favorite antique correspondences...

    Dec 13, 2019 at 8:56 PM
  15. jb_depew liked TypeCoin971793's post in the thread My graduation gift: An Athenian Owl Tetradrachm.

    As some of you know, I am currently in college, but I graduate in just a few days. I have one final left, but I will literally pass the...

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