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  1. lordmarcovan liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Licinius.

    They are so similar in style that I have to wonder if the dies for our coins were engraved by the same artist, even though they are from...

    May 25, 2019 at 6:42 AM
  2. lordmarcovan replied to the thread Licinius.

    That huge portrait on the OP coin is really neat. That really reminds me of the one I used to have. These are not great pictures, but...

    May 25, 2019 at 4:25 AM
  3. lordmarcovan liked CircCam's post in the thread GTG - 1851 Half Cent.

    [ATTACH] Fair amount of trace luster in hand under a light source. This is a Cohen 1, the only known die pairing of 1851 half cents....

    1851 Half Cent copy.png 1851 Half Cent.png May 25, 2019 at 4:22 AM
  4. lordmarcovan replied to the thread GTG - 1851 Half Cent.

    This was my initial thought as well. 50 or 53.

    May 25, 2019 at 4:22 AM
  5. lordmarcovan replied to the thread My PCGS crossover results are in!.

    It has pretty nice surfaces. I agree with the grade. Sorry, I had initially posted a too-small picture here, and didn't realize that...

    May 25, 2019 at 4:18 AM
  6. lordmarcovan liked Michael K's post in the thread My PCGS crossover results are in!.

    I also like 20/63

    May 25, 2019 at 4:16 AM
  7. lordmarcovan liked FishyOne's post in the thread My PCGS crossover results are in!.

    15 & 62+ sounds good to me. Congratulations!

    May 25, 2019 at 4:15 AM
  8. lordmarcovan liked Paddy54's post in the thread My PCGS crossover results are in!.

    Sweet results both are both nice looking specimens. That three cent piece I've got two toned like it omg I buy all and any I see...

    May 25, 2019 at 4:15 AM
  9. lordmarcovan liked Clawcoins's post in the thread Smooshed 1982 penny, small or large?.

    @KEK52 remember, with damage it is quite unlimited. Very *unlimited* as coins can get stuck in machines, on the ground, purses .. and...

    May 25, 2019 at 4:14 AM
  10. lordmarcovan replied to the thread What's the secret handshake? Another new owl tet club member.

    I'm not so good at the subtle, but occasionally I stumble across the obvious.

    May 24, 2019 at 3:18 PM
  11. lordmarcovan liked dougsmit's post in the thread What's the secret handshake? Another new owl tet club member.

    I really feel stupid not having picked up on that obvious connection. I tip my (not as fancy as yours) hat to you for seeing the obvious...

    May 24, 2019 at 3:17 PM
  12. lordmarcovan liked Julius Germanicus's post in the thread My First Sestertius.

    Your Hadrian is at the very upper end of normal variation. 99 % of all Sestertii struck in the first two centuries weigh between 18 and 30...

    May 24, 2019 at 3:17 PM
  13. lordmarcovan liked Voulgaroktonou's post in the thread My First Sestertius.

    Decades ago a friend of mine buried a number of ancient coins in his back yard in order to re-patinate them. Years later, like Sam Pepys'...

    May 24, 2019 at 3:16 PM
  14. lordmarcovan liked BuffaloHunter's post in the thread My PCGS crossover results are in!.

    Not too shabby at all, good crossover. I love both coins, but the three cent nickel is spectacular!

    May 24, 2019 at 1:29 PM
  15. lordmarcovan replied to the thread My PCGS crossover results are in!.

    https://www.pcgs.com/shared-orders/order-details/21607288 Still eagerly anticipating the TrueViews.

    May 24, 2019 at 1:20 PM