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  1. Orfew liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread A Tiny Titus.

    I'd love to snag one of those elusive early empire quinarii - nicely done! Here's one of the last ones (1.83g, not sure of the...

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  2. Orfew liked Alegandron's post in the thread She Is Such a Diva!.

    IULIA TITI [ATTACH] RI Julia Flavia Titi Diva 90-91 CE d-Titus uncle Domitian AE Sestertius 33mm 20.4g - Carpentum mules SPQR - SC r

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  3. Orfew attached a file to the thread The Roman Empire Begins.

    Very nice examples all. Here are a few of mine [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    Aug and JC.jpg AUG new.jpg Augustus and Tiberius RIC 224.jpg Augustus Cistophorous.jpg Augustus edessa.jpg Augustus combined.jpg Augustus Ric 199 new.jpg Jan 16, 2020 at 10:39 PM
  4. Orfew liked octavius's post in the thread The Roman Empire Begins.

    4 denarii of Octavian - his triumphal arch; the commemoration of regaining his lost standards ; his victory over Antony and Cleopatra in...

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  5. Orfew liked Parthicus's post in the thread The Roman Empire Begins.

    Here's an Augustus reverse type that hasn't shown up in this thread yet, part of the "Signis Receptis" series commemorating the return...

    Augustus Signis Receptis.jpg Jan 16, 2020 at 10:34 PM
  6. Orfew liked Roman Collector's post in the thread The Roman Empire Begins.

    I have a couple of favorites. This one is a favorite ... [ATTACH] Augustus, 27 BC - AD 14. Roman provincial AE 23. Macedon,...

    Augustus Amphipolis.jpg Augustus Amphipolis BMC die match.jpg Augustus ROM ET AVG as Lugdunum.jpg Jan 16, 2020 at 10:33 PM
  7. Orfew replied to the thread A Tiny Titus.

    Nice catch David! It is a lovely little piece of silver.

    Jan 15, 2020 at 11:51 PM
  8. Orfew liked 7Calbrey's post in the thread Blue Gem.

    It didn't take me long to notice that this new acquisition represents the Menorah, a sacred mysterious tree of wisdom dating back to...

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  9. Orfew posted a new thread.

    Need help with an older tag

    So I received my Titus RIC 20 denarius today. I had heard that it was once a lot in an older CNG auction. I checked the current archives...

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    Forum: Ancient Coins

    Jan 15, 2020 at 4:52 PM
  10. Orfew liked Gavin Richardson's post in the thread New to Coin Collecting.

    Welcome. Folks new to collecting may benefit from reading this Beginner's FAQ thread....

    Jan 15, 2020 at 1:11 AM
  11. Orfew liked Nemo's post in the thread A Vespasian denarius one does not see everyday.

    [ATTACH] :D

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  12. Orfew liked Nemo's post in the thread A rare Titus...it is also a RIC plate coin.

    That is an awesome acquisition, likely once in a lifetime. Congrats!

    Jan 14, 2020 at 10:08 PM
  13. Orfew replied to the thread My first exhibit - The Numismatic Legacy of Wang Mang.

    A lovely exhibit. Congrats on putting this together it is lovely. I have exhibited a few times and I know how much work it is to put...

    Jan 14, 2020 at 12:51 PM
  14. Orfew liked museumguy's post in the thread My first exhibit - The Numismatic Legacy of Wang Mang.

    Nice exhibit! It is clean, simple and easy to read. You should be proud. Being in the museum field myself (although not directly...

    Jan 14, 2020 at 12:47 PM
  15. Orfew liked Andres2's post in the thread Another rare Flavian.

    I bought this lot of 5 Manus Dei , Antioch mint, just because I like the design. [ATTACH] lot of 10 Roman Republic Janus...

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