Orfew's Recent Activity

  1. Orfew liked Curtisimo's post in the thread Exchanging Coins within the Forum.

    I've been fortunate to obtain coins from a couple of different members and all of them have a special place in my collection. One that is...

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  2. Orfew liked philologus_1's post in the thread The sceattas of early Anglo-Saxon England.

    Thank you very much for taking the time to share not just pictures, but also a thoughtful overview!!! I have only one of this genre of...

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  3. Orfew liked TIF's post in the thread Exchanging Coins within the Forum.

    Those all fit nicely with your collection. I'd love to have a metal detectorist-found coin, especially if the detectorist was a CT member!...

    May 20, 2018 at 6:35 PM
  4. Orfew liked Bing's post in the thread Exchanging Coins within the Forum.

    I was able to acquire these two Republican examples from our friend @red_spork for a very reasonable cost. It seems many of the coins new...

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  5. Orfew liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread Exchanging Coins within the Forum.

    It seems I don't do enough PMing to arrange such trades. Definitely adds value to the coin to know it came from a fellow CoinTalker!...

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  6. Orfew attached a file to the thread Not the most muscular member of the legion.

    Interesting coin. Here is my Virtvs on a very rare coin of Galba. [ATTACH]

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  7. Orfew liked TIF's post in the thread Roman Republic: silver denarius of moneyer L. Furius Brocchus; Ceres and curule chair, ca. 63 BC.

    And now you're obsessing about what we think of your coin by reposting your whole collection individually with polls asking if we like the...

    May 20, 2018 at 1:13 PM
  8. Orfew liked David Atherton's post in the thread Thoughts about value.

    I recently overpaid for a long sought after type and knew it was overpriced (even after a minor discount), but I badly wanted it and knew...

    May 19, 2018 at 9:25 AM
  9. Orfew liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Constantine I campgate GIF.

    I only recently learned how to do these short little GIF animations. They're fun. This Constantine I campgate has really nice soldering -...

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  10. Orfew liked Ryro's post in the thread Sulla 84-83 BC Denarius interpretation.

    Welcome! LOVE me some Sulla. "No man was better to his friends nor worse to his enemies." [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  11. Orfew liked Alegandron's post in the thread Sulla 84-83 BC Denarius interpretation.

    SULLA Coins... [ATTACH] RR Manlius Torquatus L. Corn Sulla 82 BCE AR den 17mm 3.7g Mil mint w Sulla. Roma - Sulla triumpl quadriga vict...

    upload_2018-5-17_17-39-54.png Athens c 87-86 BCE Time of SULLA Athena Zeus Sear Grk 2567.JPG RR Naevius Balbus 79 BCE AR Den Venus SC TRIGA Sulla S 309 Cr 382-1.jpg RR Faustus Cornelius Sulla 56 BCE AR Den Venus Signet Pompey S 386 Cr426-3.jpg May 17, 2018 at 7:43 PM
  12. Orfew attached a file to the thread Sulla 84-83 BC Denarius interpretation.

    My 2 coins related to Sulla. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  13. Orfew liked maridvnvm's post in the thread Thoughts about value.

    I may undervalue the IVST AVS because I am very familiar with the reverse die. Same die pair as yours? Just much worse condition. [IMG]...

    May 17, 2018 at 5:20 PM
  14. Orfew liked willkerrs's post in the thread L. Lucretius Trio AR Denarius with gold toning.

    Possibly my favourite Denarius: L. Lucretius Trio AR Denarius, 74 BC. (Crawford 390/1; RSC Lucretia 2) Obverse: Radiate head of Sol....

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  15. Orfew liked Ken Dorney's post in the thread Freakish Blue Patina? - Antoninus Pius Sestertius Slow Quadriga.

    The one place you can get true blue patina is in China. I am not sure what region or circumstances create it, but I have seen it on coins...

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