Jochen's Recent Activity

  1. Jochen liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread Thoth and Hermes Trismegistos.

    Here is my copy...a bit dog-eared and worn but I got it from Shakespeare and Co. in Berkeley - a fine read. [ATTACH]

    hermes.jpg Feb 16, 2019 at 4:20 PM
  2. Jochen posted a new thread.

    Thoth and Hermes Trismegistos

    I hope here is something of interest for you: The coin: Phoenicia, Tyre, Valerian I., AD 253-260 AE 30, 15.54g, 29.87mm, 180° obv.: IMP C...

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    Forum: Ancient Coins

    Feb 16, 2019 at 1:17 PM
  3. Jochen replied to the thread Eros or Another?.

    Wing behind, should be Eros. Jochen

    Feb 16, 2019 at 12:20 PM
  4. Jochen replied to the thread My first aureus.

    A wonderful coin, congrats. I'm jealous.

    Feb 15, 2019 at 5:28 PM
  5. Jochen liked Suarez's post in the thread My first aureus.

    I started collecting coins in earnest just after 9/11. After almost 20 years I finally treated myself to a ticket into the aureus club :-)...

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  6. Jochen liked Cucumbor's post in the thread Who says provincial die engravers weren't talented?.

    Antioch : [IMG] Laodicaea : [IMG] Nicopolis : [IMG] Q

    Feb 15, 2019 at 1:37 PM
  7. Jochen attached a file to the thread Who says provincial die engravers weren't talented?.

    A wonderful provincial: Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, Macrinus, AD 217-218 AE 27, 14.01g, 27.34mm, 45° struck under governor...

    nikopolis_macrinus_HrHJ(2018)8.23.46.6.jpg Feb 15, 2019 at 4:39 AM
  8. Jochen attached a file to the thread Who says provincial die engravers weren't talented?.

    With original patina: Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, Septimius Severus, AD 193-211 AE 28, 12.83g, 27.58mm, 225° struck under...

    nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2018)8.14.14.2.jpg Feb 15, 2019 at 4:25 AM
  9. Jochen liked IdesOfMarch01's post in the thread [ancients] Post your Hadrians....

    I expanded my collection to include Hadrians in early 2016. I started with a she-wolf aureus reverse. Although this reverse type is...

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  10. Jochen liked TIF's post in the thread Trebonianus Gallus Sestertius - SALVS AVGG - The Plague of Cyprian.

    A doomed family! Nice coins, JG :) I have a few interesting provincials of ol' T-bone: [IMG] TROAS, Alexandria. Trebonianus Gallus CE...

    Feb 14, 2019 at 9:16 AM
  11. Jochen liked PeteB's post in the thread Asklepios Bronze coin.

    Severus Alexander. 222-235 A.D.; Æ 30, and of medallic style! Kotiaeon/Cotiaeum, Phrygia. Obv: M AVP CΕVΗΑΛΕΧΑΝΔΡΟ-C AVΓ. His bust left...

    SevAlexCotiaeum.jpg Feb 13, 2019 at 4:46 PM
  12. Jochen attached a file to the thread Asklepios Bronze coin.

    One of my nicest Caracalla denars: Caracalla,AD 198-217 AR - Denar, 3.30g, 20.3mm Rome, AD 215 obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate...

    caracalla_253var.jpg Feb 13, 2019 at 1:10 PM
  13. Jochen attached a file to the thread Asklepios Bronze coin.

    Mysia, Pergamon, BMC 158 AE 19, 8.31g, 18..9mm, 0° struck 200-133 BC obv. Head of Asklepios,...

    pergamon_BMC158.jpg Feb 13, 2019 at 11:15 AM
  14. Jochen attached a file to the thread Asklepios Bronze coin.

    Moesia inferior, Markianopolis, Macrinus & Diadumenian, AD 217-218 AE 28, 13.51g, 28.47mm, 30° struck under governor Furius Pontianus obv....

    markianopolis_macrinus_diadum_AMNG745.jpg Feb 13, 2019 at 10:59 AM
  15. Jochen attached a file to the thread Asklepios Bronze coin.

    Thracia, Augusta Trajana, Lucius Verus, AD 161-169 AE 19, 4.66g, 18.81mm, 225° obv. AV KAI Λ AV -...

    augusta-traiana_verus_Varbanov899.jpg Feb 13, 2019 at 10:43 AM