John Conduitt's Recent Activity

  1. John Conduitt attached a file to the thread Faustina Friday – Brockage edition.

    Very interesting. I only have one brockage and I wondered what the people using it at the time thought of it. Clearly, they spent it...

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  2. John Conduitt liked Ocatarinetabellatchitchix's post in the thread Someone got their Dremel out......

    Personally I believe that the Dremel tooler is an artist, a master. His works on those coins definitely improved the appearance of the...

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  3. John Conduitt liked robinjojo's post in the thread Two more owls arrived today, one countermarked in the Levant and the other likely from Philistia.

    Two more tetradrachms came in today, one long overdue from Germany and the other very rapidly from Tennessee. The owl from Germany is a...

    upload_2021-5-13_14-36-41.png D-Camera Athens tetradrachm with Paleo-Hebrew waw counterstamp obv. 17.3g  5-13-21.jpg upload_2021-5-13_14-42-57.png D-Camera Athens Philistia imitation owl, Aramaic nun obv. test cuts 17.2g fine 5-13-21.jpg upload_2021-5-13_22-17-24.png May 13, 2021 at 6:22 PM
  4. John Conduitt liked maridvnvm's post in the thread New cast fakes arriving on ebay.

    Three more. Claudius II Gothicus - Consecratio [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Probus - RIC 911 [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Maximinus II Daia - VIRTVS...

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  5. John Conduitt liked Keevan's post in the thread Question on sovereign variability in dimensions.

    I got a batch of A-22 air-tites in today and started putting some gold sovereigns inside, and I noticed that one of them (1911) would...

    May 13, 2021 at 12:08 PM
  6. John Conduitt liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread Isis Riding a Dog Drachm, or Not? Adventures in Low-Grade Ancients.

    There hasn't been many trashy threads lately, so I thought I'd bring down the Coin Talk neighborhood real estate values with some...

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  7. John Conduitt liked gsimonel's post in the thread #3(RA-BR) - SNG Stancomb 154.

    Here's another coin that I received in the lot of coins from the William Stancomb Collection that I won in a recent Roma auction:...

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  8. John Conduitt liked gsimonel's post in the thread DN for Dominus Noster.

    Am I understanding your question correctly? Coins with DN in the legend are quite common by around A.D. 320. [ATTACH] Licinius II...

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  9. John Conduitt liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread DN for Dominus Noster.

    DN on Diocletian abdication issue. Alexandria mint. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  10. John Conduitt liked Gavin Richardson's post in the thread DN for Dominus Noster.

    I love Warren Esty threads. This coin is a bit quirky--a Constantine SOLI INVICTO coin with the DN on the reverse--presumably expanded...

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  11. John Conduitt liked Valentinian's post in the thread DN for Dominus Noster.

    Late Roman AE coins of the mid fourth century and later commonly have obverse legend which begins with the title "DN" for "Dominus...

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  12. John Conduitt attached a file to the thread DN for Dominus Noster.

    Very interesting. I have one of Diocletian's retirement issue: Diocletian AE1, 305-307 [ATTACH] London. Bronze, 27mm, 10.51g. D N...

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  13. John Conduitt liked Aleph's post in the thread What is the story with this ‘quadrans’ of Severus?.

    This piece has been at auction at 3 times in the last 2 years, Naville, Roma, and now Leu (recent history oddly omitted). Is this just...

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  14. John Conduitt liked tibor's post in the thread Migration Period Monday - Siliqua Fractionals - Vandals + Gepids - The History - Fall of Rome.

    @John Conduitt Really likin' that Essex/East Anglia piece. The condition is amazing. Wow!!

    May 11, 2021 at 2:45 AM
  15. John Conduitt attached a file to the thread Migration Period Monday - Siliqua Fractionals - Vandals + Gepids - The History - Fall of Rome.

    Nice write up. My only coins from this period are from the Angles and Saxons. It was such a turbulent time in Britain that records are...

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