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  1. Orfew replied to the thread Caius (Caligula) Sestertius - new purchase.

    Wonderful coin. Well worth waiting for.

    Aug 16, 2018 at 10:37 PM
  2. Orfew liked TIF's post in the thread please,help!!!.

    Are you sure it is bronze? It looks silver in your photos. It does not appear to be a copy of the coin shown by arnoldoe... it appears to...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 5:10 PM
  3. Orfew liked Cucumbor's post in the thread [Poll-17] #15 Jay GT4 vs #31 TypeCoin (Round 2) CIT 2018.

    A Lepidus like that would be welcomed in my collection. Here's the one I already have [IMG] Lepidus and Octavian, Denarius Dminted in...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 2:02 PM
  4. Orfew liked Deacon Ray's post in the thread I Come in Pax.

    Thanks for the interesting post, David! If I had to pick the Roman Emperor who interests me the most it would have to be Vespasian. I have...

    VESPASIAN_POST_IT.jpg Aug 16, 2018 at 10:37 AM
  5. Orfew liked Cucumbor's post in the thread [Ancients] It’s Time! The Second Annual Coin Imperator Tournament (2018).

    I'm so sorry to read that @Orfew. Hope it's nothing serious and looking forward to seeing you cheering [IMG] Q

    Aug 16, 2018 at 8:51 AM
  6. Orfew liked David Atherton's post in the thread I Come in Pax.

    If it's any consolation, my RIC 1312 is not on solid ground either. Given to me by Harry Sneh and examined by Ian Carradice, both thought...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 8:23 AM
  7. Orfew attached a file to the thread I Come in Pax.

    Thanks for the interesting writeup @David Atherton Here is one... [ATTACH] Though I refer to this as RIC 1312, there is some question...

    vesp 1312.jpg Aug 16, 2018 at 12:44 AM
  8. Orfew replied to the thread [Ancients] It’s Time! The Second Annual Coin Imperator Tournament (2018).

    I am withdrawing from the tournament. @Curtisimo knows the reasons. Best of luck to all of those remaining in the tournament. I will be...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 10:04 PM
  9. Orfew liked TIF's post in the thread Ancient Coin Surprises.

    Wonderful! I love that Hadrian tet. I have many plate coins-- Dattari, Dattari-Savio, Lindgren-- but the only "discovery" was that this...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 9:26 PM
  10. Orfew liked Valentinian's post in the thread Domitian AE with CERES AVGVST.

    When Vespasian died his sons Titus and Domitian issued coins with legends noting that they were sons of the deified Vespasian. Here is one...

    DomitianCERESAVGVST1868.jpg Aug 14, 2018 at 10:48 PM
  11. Orfew liked AnYangMan's post in the thread Need confirmation on this John penny.

    That is a valid point. In my initial post I mentioned that it was struck off-flan, but I agree that it rises too sharply to have a...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 7:03 PM
  12. Orfew replied to the thread Need confirmation on this John penny.

    Thanks @TheRed for your input. Class 7b does have curls with no pellets but also has a squared off A. The A on my reverse is angled. The...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 6:54 PM
  13. Orfew replied to the thread Need confirmation on this John penny.

    The "A" on my coin is not correct for class 7b. The "A" on the reverse is definitely angled and not squared off.

    Aug 14, 2018 at 11:13 AM
  14. Orfew liked ancientcoinguru's post in the thread Henry VI penny.

    Nice price for that penny @Orfew! I really like his smile on the obverse:)

    Aug 14, 2018 at 11:09 AM
  15. Orfew liked Aethelred's post in the thread Henry VI penny.

    Yes sir, this coin belonged to Archbishop Sharp of York, who died in 1714.

    Aug 14, 2018 at 9:55 AM