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  1. kountryken liked furryfrog02's post in the thread Help with identification.

    Galerius as Augustus IMP MAXIMINVS PF AVG FIDES MILITVM AVGG ET CAESS NN Fides standing left holding standard in each hand AQP in...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 10:38 AM
  2. kountryken liked Beardigger's post in the thread 1882 $ 10 gold liberty..

    A friend of mine wants to sell me this $10 gold liberty. What do you think is a fair price? I know the melt value. But what is the...

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  3. kountryken liked GinoLR's post in the thread A small hoard in an envelope.

    When I was a kid, my father (who never was a coin-collector) had in a drawer not a loaded gun but an old brown envelope with small...

    hoard.jpg Dec 1, 2021 at 10:18 PM
  4. kountryken liked Captain Sully's post in the thread 1878 CC for the Morgan date album.

    I have a ton of Morgans. Some unc and some badly worn, but that does not detur me. Keep the Faith. Find me a CC.

    Dec 1, 2021 at 10:16 PM
  5. kountryken liked fretboard's post in the thread 1878 CC for the Morgan date album.

    Here's mine! :shame: [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. kountryken liked Skyman's post in the thread 1878 CC for the Morgan date album.

    While I prefer Peace dollars to Morgan dollars, let's face it, a big silver coin is nice to hold in one's hands. So, I decided to do a...

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  7. kountryken liked galba68's post in the thread Best way to clean ancients w/o damaging!?.

    JC, the first rule is that you must have patience...I bought a stereo microscope and gave up cleaning coins after a couple days..No...

    Nov 30, 2021 at 9:27 PM
  8. kountryken liked galba68's post in the thread Best way to clean ancients w/o damaging!?.

    I43, great post for anyone who wants to start to clean ancient bronze coins..

    Nov 30, 2021 at 9:10 PM
  9. kountryken liked Heliodromus's post in the thread Best way to clean ancients w/o damaging!?.

    Silver coins are more forgiving in terms of chemical cleaning, but for bronze mechanical cleaning (with a scapel, or sharp pin, and...

    Nov 30, 2021 at 8:44 PM
  10. kountryken liked GinoLR's post in the thread Best way to clean ancients w/o damaging!?.

    This is the work of one of my friends. Mostly mechanical cleaning... and a lot of patience ! [ATTACH] (Not my coin)

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  11. kountryken replied to the thread Before&After..III.

    Very, very impressive. Now, how? lol

    Nov 30, 2021 at 1:11 PM
  12. kountryken liked Victor_Clark's post in the thread Best way to clean ancients w/o damaging!?.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] I managed to clean this one with sodium hydroxide,

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  13. kountryken liked green18's post in the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

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  14. kountryken replied to the thread Some good finds in 2021...

    @galba68 Some good finds in 2021.. As always, you don't disappoint. I am still amazed at your "finds"! Some of them go beyond "amazed"!...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 10:58 PM
  15. kountryken liked galba68's post in the thread Some good finds in 2021...

    Donna, this part of Europe where I live has witnessed a fierce struggle between the Ottoman Empire and the Hasburg monarchy for about...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 10:52 PM