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  1. ominus1 liked furryfrog02's post in the thread Gordian III - Plentiful, Beautiful, and Cheap.

    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...

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  2. ominus1 liked DonnaML's post in the thread Gordian III - Plentiful, Beautiful, and Cheap.

    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...

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  3. ominus1 liked Alegandron's post in the thread Gordian III - Plentiful, Beautiful, and Cheap.

    I like the Nike/Victory goddess, too. Here is his As [IMG] RI Gordian III 238-244 CE AE As 25mm Hercules S-C

    May 29, 2020 at 8:03 PM
  4. ominus1 liked Clavdivs's post in the thread Gordian III - Plentiful, Beautiful, and Cheap.

    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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  5. ominus1 liked Andres2's post in the thread Gordian III - Plentiful, Beautiful, and Cheap.

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  6. ominus1 liked furryfrog02's post in the thread Gordian III - Plentiful, Beautiful, and Cheap.

    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...

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  7. ominus1 liked Alegandron's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    Ok, I thought it was to be from the Romanoi / Byzantines. But, yeah, I have one of those NEW EMPIRE type coins: [ATTACH] Ottoman Turks...

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  8. ominus1 liked Neal's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    Severous Alexander, you beat me to it only because my phone rang first. Mehmet II. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  9. ominus1 liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    @Voulgaroktonou wins the thread for maximally relevant & amazing coins (as he is wont to do in Byzantine threads!) but here's a highly...

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  10. ominus1 liked Kentucky's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    Anastasius I [IMG] [IMG]

    May 29, 2020 at 6:08 PM
  11. ominus1 liked willieboyd2's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    Two coins from Constantinople: [IMG] Justinian AE Follis Bronze, 30 mm, 17.98 gm, Struck: AD 527-538, Sear 158 Obverse: Justinian...

    May 29, 2020 at 6:08 PM
  12. ominus1 liked Only a Poor Old Man's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    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...

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  13. ominus1 liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    I have a new Phocas that I will share again. The article I wrote is here. Attribution: Sear Byzantine 665 KYZB (Cyzicus) mint Date:...

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  14. ominus1 liked Alegandron's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    CONSTANTINOPLE Mint [ATTACH] Romanoi Manuel I Comnenus, CE 1143-1180 Aspron trachy, 35mm, 4.6g, 6h; Constantinople mint. Obv.:...

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  15. ominus1 liked dougsmit's post in the thread On this day in 1453 ....

    Focas Constantinople overstruck on Maurice Constantinople [ATTACH]

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