If anyone was wondering, or cared, I paid $25 for the first coin. I had seen it a week ago and it was on sale but then the seller...
I drove a 1995 Corolla for many years, and then bought a used 2005 Corolla which I drove until I moved back to Manhattan and had no...
I like the Nike/Victory goddess, too.
Here is his As
RI Gordian III 238-244 CE AE As 25mm Hercules S-C
I bought a new Corolla in 2002... at the time my wife was pregnant with our 2nd child. That child took her drivers test in that car when...
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I know a lot of people don't care too much for Gordian III coins. His coins are like the Toyota Corolla of the ancient coin world. They...
Ok, I thought it was to be from the Romanoi / Byzantines. But, yeah, I have one of those NEW EMPIRE type coins:
Severous Alexander, you beat me to it only because my phone rang first.
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@Voulgaroktonou wins the thread for maximally relevant & amazing coins (as he is wont to do in Byzantine threads!) but here's a highly...
Two coins from Constantinople:
Justinian AE Follis
Bronze, 30 mm, 17.98 gm, Struck: AD 527-538, Sear 158
It is a sad day indeed... The west would be very different if this hadn't happened. It is worth noting though that the empire was...
I have a new Phocas that I will share again. The article I wrote is here.
Attribution: Sear Byzantine 665 KYZB (Cyzicus) mint
Manuel I Comnenus,
Aspron trachy, 35mm, 4.6g, 6h;
Focas Constantinople overstruck on Maurice Constantinople
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