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  1. Orfew liked Pellinore's post in the thread A Puzzling Provincial of Germanicus and Drusus.

    Thanks for all the information in this fascinating thread. Probably Pollio wanted to emphasize his imperial relations. I bought a coin of...

    3105 S Pollio ct.jpg Oct 17, 2018 at 7:52 PM
  2. Orfew liked Valentinian's post in the thread I ignored one of my own rules about duplicates.

    I have the "Collection Claudius Côte" sale "Monnies de Tarente" offered by Ratto in 1929. There are many varieties of the "boy on a...

    taras.jpg Oct 17, 2018 at 6:44 PM
  3. Orfew liked David Atherton's post in the thread A Pompeii Puzzle Solved?.

    A brief word about Titus' 15th imperial acclamation which was awarded for a victory by Agricola in northern Britain (Dio 66.20.3). There is...

    T50.jpg Oct 17, 2018 at 11:39 AM
  4. Orfew liked Andres2's post in the thread A Vespasian Pegasus.

    Congrats Orfew , beautifull coin for a 12 Caesar set. I have this Vespa in my 12 Caesar set: [ATTACH] And this Greek coin has my...

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  5. Orfew liked zumbly's post in the thread MOON Show (MN) purchases.

    Nice buys! I really need to get myself one of those Zeugma coins. I don't have a Gallus with that reverse, but I picked up a Hostilian...

    3352479l Hostilian AE Temple Antioch.jpg Oct 17, 2018 at 12:08 AM
  6. Orfew liked Justin Lee's post in the thread MOON Show (MN) purchases.

    I got in early and picked up these two chunky, bronze Roman provincials. They both have really interesting, complex reverses, including...

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  7. Orfew liked David Atherton's post in the thread A Pompeii Puzzle Solved?.

    A newly unearthed inscription might date the eruption of Mount Vesuvius to late October!...

    twain pomeii.jpg T53.JPG Oct 16, 2018 at 11:23 PM
  8. Orfew replied to the thread A Vespasian Pegasus.

    Nice one! I really like the nemesis reverse.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 11:20 PM
  9. Orfew liked Ryro's post in the thread A Vespasian Pegasus.

    Stunning coin that's an amazing rarity ta boot! Any excuse to talk or post about the "country boy" who ruled the world. One of my favorite...

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  10. Orfew liked David Atherton's post in the thread Domitian's Donative.

    I will say one thing, Domitian's mint ensured this will not be an easy task!

    Oct 16, 2018 at 6:26 PM
  11. Orfew replied to the thread Domitian's Donative.

    Maybe you will write it up someday soon?

    Oct 16, 2018 at 6:15 PM
  12. Orfew liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Roman Republic Kevin Special.

    From the highest quality source of journalism, I bring you: [ATTACH]

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  13. Orfew replied to the thread Domitian's Donative.

    Congratulations David on adding this great rarity to your collection. I have been actively looking for a group 2 Domitian denarius for some...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 9:40 AM
  14. Orfew replied to the thread A Vespasian Pegasus.

    Thanks very much for the kind words @Nemo . It was in an auction held by St Paul Antiquities, London.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 9:08 PM
  15. Orfew replied to the thread A Vespasian Pegasus.

    Beautiful toning on that Augustus @zumbly That is a coin I would be proud to own.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 7:58 PM