Mariniana (254 - 258 A.D.)
O: DIVAE MARINIANAE, Veiled and draped bust right, set on crescent.
R: CONSECRATIO, Apotheosis of...
Sasanian Kingdom, Shapur I (241-272 A.D.)
O: Bust of Shapur I right, wearing diadem and decorated tiara terminating in eagle head.
Neat coin, Seth, thanks for sharing it.
I noticed you seemed to focus more on minute detail differences as of late on coins, @Orfew, maybe in a couple of yours you will leave ancients and...
Neat find and a great coin to find too.
Just his story was one of the small embers that got me continuing into ancients when I got into them.
Valerian I (253 - 260 A.D.)
Great addition, Randy.
Basil II & Constantine VIII, (976-1028 A.D.)
Æ “Anonymous” Follis
O: EMMANOVHΛ, Nimbate bust of Christ facing, wearing pallium and...
Nice writeup, thanks for the post.
That is a neat little gold.
Nice additions, Martin.
Tacitus (275 - 276 A.D.)
O: IMP C M CL TACITVS AVG, Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
A great coin with a great portrait and love the reverse. Congrats.
Probably a hoard.
I noticed it too but I don't think much of it since both are common coins, to begin with.
Same with Richard I "Lionheart"....
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