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  1. nicholasz219 liked johnmilton's post in the thread Same coin, $17,000 difference in holders.

    Here is another early half cent. NGC graded this one MS-61, Brown. The biggest negative to this piece is that the date is weak, which an...

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  2. nicholasz219 replied to the thread Questionable Domna(?).

    Thanks @Roman Collector. I don’t know enough about the coinage of Thessalonica from this period and resources are limited. The weights...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 11:55 PM
  3. nicholasz219 posted a new thread.

    Questionable Domna(?)

    Hi All, I purchased this coin from a seller on eBay with over 1,000 feedback ratings at 100%. I did not ask for a picture of the edge...

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    Forum: Ancient Coins

    Jul 5, 2020 at 11:48 PM
  4. nicholasz219 liked Alegandron's post in the thread AR Horse & Rider & A Kneeling Goat Stater.

    That is just a TOO-COOL Stater, @Mat ! Great coin! This is from @Bing , and I really like it. One of my favorites. [ATTACH]...

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  5. nicholasz219 liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread AR Horse & Rider & A Kneeling Goat Stater.

    Those Aigai of nicholasz219's reminded me that I have a countermarked goat from that place (the countermark is faint - it is a lyre...

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  6. nicholasz219 attached a file to the thread AR Horse & Rider & A Kneeling Goat Stater.

    My wife loves goats and I guess it has rubbed off. [ATTACH] Aiolis, Aigai, AE10, Head of Goat, NO LEGEND AE10 Aiolis, Aigai Greece...

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  7. nicholasz219 liked Co1ns's post in the thread AR Horse & Rider & A Kneeling Goat Stater.

    Hmmm it's an awfully large goat, noticeably bulkier than the horse. Are we sure? Edit: Ahhh after looking at other examples of this...

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  8. nicholasz219 liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread AR Horse & Rider & A Kneeling Goat Stater.

    Now I have goat fever (er, not to be confused with COVID-19, I hope). Two more, from Macedon: Goats kneeling (or "recumbent"):...

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  9. nicholasz219 liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread AR Horse & Rider & A Kneeling Goat Stater.

    Nice looking goat, Mat. I've scooped up a few AE goats over the past year or so and they are becoming on of my favorite types. Here's...

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  10. nicholasz219 liked Mat's post in the thread AR Horse & Rider & A Kneeling Goat Stater.

    Here is a new Greek Stater I acquired. This one presented itself during my usual new listings check up & I ended up buying it not too...

    Jul 4, 2020 at 11:56 PM
  11. nicholasz219 liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread 1792 France Ecu.

    Nice ecus, everybody. Here are a couple of them that wound up in Berne Switzerland c. 1816 to get counterstamped as 40 Batzen pieces -...

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  12. nicholasz219 liked Ryro's post in the thread Any winners at Savoca 80th Blue Auction ?.

    These Savoca blue auctions are where I cut my teeth with ancient auctions. So, I count myself lucky that they were so affordable at that...

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  13. nicholasz219 liked Andres2's post in the thread Any winners at Savoca 80th Blue Auction ?.

    Bargain days are indeed over with Savoca , bid on 10 coins, only won 3 :( [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  14. nicholasz219 liked Orielensis's post in the thread Any winners at Savoca 80th Blue Auction ?.

    My first auction since I moved to the Old World – suddenly, Savoca's shipping fees are much lower! I agree with @Severus Alexander : a...

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  15. nicholasz219 liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Any winners at Savoca 80th Blue Auction ?.

    Picked up two: [ATTACH] Gordian III, AD 238-244, with Tranquillina. Roman provincial Ӕ Tetrassarion; 11.05 g, 25.5 mm, 7 h. Thrace,...

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