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  1. Julius Germanicus replied to the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    I´ll see a lil´old band from Texas in a couple of month that have been performing with the very same lineup for 49 years now. That is the...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 7:21 AM
  2. Julius Germanicus replied to the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    Glas dates Valerian´s capture to July, 260 and concludes that Shapur first took him to Ctesiphon, from where he distributed the captives to...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 11:02 AM
  3. Julius Germanicus liked Al Kowsky's post in the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    ancient coin hunter, If Russell Crowe played the part of Valerian, Shapur would be the foot stool helping Valerian mount his horse...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 7:54 AM
  4. Julius Germanicus liked Clavdivs's post in the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    I would start the movie with Valerian just prior to the battle of Edessa... preparing for war... I think he should be played by Vincent...

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  5. Julius Germanicus liked IdesOfMarch01's post in the thread question about Vespasian sestertius.

    A few suggestions/observations about this particular coin and type: 1. The coin looks generally authentic and appears to be within the...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 1:36 AM
  6. Julius Germanicus liked Mat's post in the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    [img] Mariniana (254 - 258 A.D.) AR Antoninianus O: DIVAE MARINIANAE, Veiled and draped bust right, set on crescent. R: CONSECRATIO,...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 5:28 PM
  7. Julius Germanicus liked Alegandron's post in the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    I have Valerian’s wife, Mariniana also... [ATTACH] RI Mariniana AR Ant 253-254 CE Crescent - On Peacock flying 21.2mm 3.1g RIC VII 6 Rome

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  8. Julius Germanicus attached a file to the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    Here are my Sestertii of unlucky Valerian and his rarely seen wife, Mariniana: [ATTACH] IMP C P LIC VALERIANVS P F AVG - Laureate, draped...

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  9. Julius Germanicus liked Gary R. Wilson's post in the thread 3 Sisters Club.

    I loved jamesicus' post of the 3 Sisters up for sale. I thought it would be nice for members who are fortunate enough to own a 3 Sisters...

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  10. Julius Germanicus liked Terence Cheesman's post in the thread Time to refocus my collection.

    About 4 years ago I made a major change in how I collect. Before I had ambitions to give my coins to a museum and so I tended to buy a...

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  11. Julius Germanicus liked Clavdivs's post in the thread Valerian - an epic story mostly lost to history.

    If I was a super rich Hollywood producer the movie I would make would make would feature Valerian .. the only Roman Emperor to be captured...

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  12. Julius Germanicus liked Pavlos's post in the thread This coin somehow attracted me.

    This coin is somewhat an impulse buy, but the coin somehow attracted me, it is not like the other Alexander tetradrachms. [IMG] Alexander...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 10:10 AM
  13. Julius Germanicus liked TIF's post in the thread Chicken & Waffles.

    [ATTACH] TROAS, Dardanos c. 450-420 BCE AR obol; 9 mm, 0.56 gm Obv: cock standing left Rev: cross-hatch pattern Ref: Nomismata 3, 303;...

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  14. Julius Germanicus liked TJC's post in the thread The greatest emperor you've never heard of: Marcus Aurelius Marius.

    Great OP Marius!! I like the portrait! Alegafndron that Laelianus is awesome! Nice Valerian I!! Did someone say blacksmith emperor? Why...

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  15. Julius Germanicus liked octavius's post in the thread Caligula “three sisters” Sestertius.

    got this from a CNG auction many yrs. ago. [ATTACH]

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