Mat's Recent Activity

  1. Mat attached a file to the thread The GREATEST coin in my collection....

    Wow, a wonderful coin of Mary I. I had long been wanting one too and got an OK groat. I assume the scratch was done during her reign...

    mary.jpeg Feb 23, 2021 at 10:26 PM
  2. Mat attached a file to the thread Potosi 8 reales, 1770 JR.

    Great writeup and beautiful coin. My only pillar. [ATTACH] Ferdinand VI (1747 - 1759) Mexico AR 8 Reales O: FERDND·VI·D·G·HISPAN·ET...

    pillar.jpeg Feb 23, 2021 at 6:42 PM
  3. Mat replied to the thread Same high grade coins again and again.

    They're just common coins in the ancient coin world and most come in excellent grades at comfortable prices. As for them being slabbed,...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 9:24 AM
  4. Mat replied to the thread 1768 Russian Ruble.

    Wonderful coin, still need to get one myself someday.

    Feb 22, 2021 at 7:52 PM
  5. Mat attached a file to the thread Recent Auction Wins. Lets see..

    Wonderful coin. Congrats. Hardly posted, my regular Manuel I Trachy. [ATTACH] Manuel I, (1143-1180 A.D.) Billon Trachy O.: Christ,...

    manuel_k.jpeg Feb 21, 2021 at 8:08 PM
  6. Mat attached a file to the thread Another FTR thread - Huts.

    Some great coins, Marin. I've always preferred these over FH, not sure why. Owned many, but parted with several during a purge to pay...

    constans.jpeg Feb 21, 2021 at 10:29 AM
  7. Mat replied to the thread Two Parthian AE drachms: Why do these exist?.

    Nice write-up. I did read it all. Probably a stupid idea, but with the mints with Roman coins, sometimes one can tell just by the type...

    Feb 20, 2021 at 9:02 PM
  8. Mat replied to the thread The Riddle of the Sphinx.

    Really cool coin, David. I like this one a lot.

    Feb 19, 2021 at 10:12 AM
  9. Mat replied to the thread Today's fantastic MD walk!.

    Nice haul, hopefully you share them cleaned?

    Feb 19, 2021 at 10:12 AM
  10. Mat attached a file to the thread FEL TEMP Friday! A Fallen Horseman thread..

    [ATTACH] Constantius Gallus, (351 - 354 A.D.) Æ2 O: DN CONSTANT-IVS NOB CAES, Bare, bust draped and cuirassed right. R: FEL TEMP...

    Gallus.jpeg fh3.jpeg Feb 19, 2021 at 8:28 AM
  11. Mat attached a file to the thread ..Another Florian...and lQQkin' quite like bro...:D.

    Cool addition either way. [ATTACH] Florian (276 A.D.) Æ(S) Antoninianus O: IMP C M ANN FLORIANVS AVG, radiate and cuirassed bust...

    florian.jpg Feb 18, 2021 at 10:57 PM
  12. Mat attached a file to the thread Claudius I & his mother Antonia: only my second Roman Alexandrian before the Nerva-Antonine Dynasty.

    Great coin, Donna. [ATTACH] Claudius (41 - 54 A.D.) Egypt, Alexandria Billon Tetradrachm O: TI KLA[UDI KAIS SEBA GERMANI AUTOKR],...

    claudanto.jpeg claudcis.jpeg Feb 18, 2021 at 2:53 PM
  13. Mat attached a file to the thread Byzantine Justinian I - just arrived..

    Nice example. [ATTACH] Justinian I (527 - 565 A.D.) Æ Follis O: DN ISTINI-ANVS PP AVG Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian facing,...

    justfol.jpeg Feb 18, 2021 at 12:29 PM
  14. Mat attached a file to the thread A Steed or a Packhorse, Equines in the Ancient world.

    Great writeup, here is a few of mine. [ATTACH] Thessaly, Larissa (360 - 325 B.C.) Æ Dichalkon O: Head of Larissa facing slightly left,...

    normal_laris.jpeg athena.jpeg goatstater.jpeg athena.jpeg Feb 17, 2021