Ocatarinetabellatchitchix's Recent Activity

  1. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked TIF's post in the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    @Alegandron and @Roman Collector... thank you very much for the compliments :shy:. It made me feel so good :). Recycled Byzantines are...

    Jan 19, 2020 at 9:20 PM
  2. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked Gavin Richardson's post in the thread Getting tired of auction houses.

    Sorry for the fine print, but I keep a few charts like these to help me gauge my bidding on the few auctions I participate in. They...

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  3. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread The Most Ironic LRB, or: How to represent the Sack of Rome in your collection.

    [IMG] Alaric Enters Rome: 19th century engraving, after a drawing by Hermann Knackfuss ** This is a pretty long post, but it’s divided...

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  4. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked panzerman's post in the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    Coins are the most recycled commodity on this planet. Even that FDC aureus probably was made from melted down older aurei/ or Celtic AV...

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  5. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked Nap's post in the thread NYINC show report.

    Headed home now after a nice show. I have been coming to NYINC for about 7 years now. This was my longest trip. Usually go for 2 days....

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  6. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix replied to the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    Sorry to disappoint you, but no jokes here. Only and always serious stuff on CT.

    Jan 19, 2020 at 6:34 PM
  7. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked Alegandron's post in the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    I went back through my Carthage coins, and realized that I have the Undertype to my Overstruck Mercernary / Libyan coin I showed...

    Jan 19, 2020 at 6:30 PM
  8. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked dougsmit's post in the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    While I hope the idea of recycling coins by overstriking was in any way ecology was posted as a joke, I do favor recycled coins although...

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  9. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked gsimonel's post in the thread Time Heals All Coins.

    I started out collecting ancients by buying small lots of uncleaned coins--mostly LRBs, lots of slugs. I found that if I used a green 3M...

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  10. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked Broucheion's post in the thread The mystery of ACHILLEUS, the Corrector.

    Hi @Severus Alexander, @dougsmit, Thank you for making me review the references to understand what's really going on here. It reminds...

    Jan 19, 2020 at 1:25 PM
  11. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix replied to the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    Watch out guys. We are approaching the limit of the rule “no political discussion here”...:muted::muted::muted:

    Jan 19, 2020 at 1:13 PM
  12. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix replied to the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    Fortunately, states and rulers of the past have realized that there are other ways of obtaining the metal necessary for minting: 1) war....

    Jan 19, 2020 at 12:59 PM
  13. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked Alegandron's post in the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/05/rise-and-fall-roman-empire-exposed-greenland-ice-samples First paragraph of the article: Rise...

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  14. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix replied to the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    Elementary, my dear Watson!

    Jan 19, 2020 at 11:55 AM
  15. Ocatarinetabellatchitchix liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Ancient coinage and environment.

    Here's a recycled denarius of Faustina struck over a previous issue. [IMG] Faustina Sr, AD 138-141 Roman AR denarius; 3.83 g, 18.2 mm...

    Jan 19, 2020 at 11:52 AM