Limes's Recent Activity

  1. Limes liked Alegandron's post in the thread The Most Expensive Denarii.

    More favorites of mine... [IMG] Marsic Confederation AR Denarius Bovianum(?) mint, 89 BCE. 3.93g, 20mm, 3h Obv: Laureate head of Italia...

    Sep 21, 2020 at 12:29 AM
  2. Limes replied to the thread Added two sceatta's - Series B and R.

    I completely forgot about that fair! :( Nice coins, but im no help with these...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 4:48 PM
  3. Limes liked Roerbakmix's post in the thread Added two sceatta's - Series B and R.

    Yesterday, together with @AnYangMan, I visited the largest coin fair in the Netherlands. I came home with these two lovely coins, both...

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  4. Limes liked Victor_Clark's post in the thread Diocletian campgates.

    Here are two of the new additions to my collection. the first one is a VICTORIAE SARMATICAE with eagles on the turrets [ATTACH]...

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  5. Limes liked maridvnvm's post in the thread Victories with wreaths - Lugdunum.

    This is a very common (C4 according to RIC) AE4 from Lugdunum so nothing to shout about but I didn't have one of this type in my...

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  6. Limes replied to the thread Happy Birthday!.

    Happy birthday! Best wishes and findings!

    Sep 20, 2020 at 3:13 PM
  7. Limes liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread Team Off Flan strikes again!.

    Off-center ancients don't bother me at all, thought I don't know why this is. Porous flans bother me much more. But off-center coins...

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  8. Limes liked Sulla80's post in the thread Team Off Flan strikes again!.

    Both nice coins in my view and yes, I certainly purchase off-center coins. Overall I am glad that the ancient Romans recognized the...

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  9. Limes liked gsimonel's post in the thread Team Off Flan strikes again!.

    Sunrise!

    Sep 20, 2020 at 2:11 PM
  10. Limes liked Edessa's post in the thread Team Off Flan strikes again!.

    Have to be this one, although the presentation is still nice. Helios is peaking over the edge of the coin. Caria. Pseudo-Rhodes. Circa...

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  11. Limes liked Orielensis's post in the thread Team Off Flan strikes again!.

    That's an attractive Volteius! The reverse of your denarius is centered enough to not impact the general design. The obverse of the...

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  12. Limes liked David Atherton's post in the thread After War Comes Peace.

    Anyone with even a passing awareness of Flavian coinage (whether it be in silver or bronze) will know the importance of Pax as a reverse...

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  13. Limes liked DonnaML's post in the thread ANTONINVS PIVS.

    I have only two Antoninus Pius coins (I'm actually expecting another one, but don't want to post about it until it arrives!). I bought...

    Ant. Pius Obv. 2.jpg Ant. Pius Rev..jpg Divus Ant. Pius Obv.jpg Divus Ant. Pius Rev. 3.jpg Sep 19, 2020 at 5:12 PM
  14. Limes liked DonnaML's post in the thread EMPEROR NERVA.

    I have only one Nerva. What I said a little while ago about my Antoninus Pius coins applies here as well: I bought it quite a few years...

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  15. Limes liked Cucumbor's post in the thread EMPEROR NERVA.

    His portraits are so distinctive, even a 5 YO could recognize them [IMG] Nerva, Dupondius - Rome mint, AD 97 IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M...

    Sep 19, 2020 at 5:06 PM