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  1. Orielensis liked Parthicus Maximus's post in the thread Worn but in the style I wish for.

    The past month I spent a lot of time looking for Domitian coins on the internet. I am looking for coins in good style. I was actually...

    Apr 6, 2020 at 2:46 PM
  2. Orielensis liked randygeki's post in the thread OJ's Big Cat Sanctuary.

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  3. Orielensis liked Volodya's post in the thread OJ's Big Cat Sanctuary.

    There's more than one way to skin a cat. (Shhh, don't tell Biscuit or Sweet Pea I said that!) Phil Davis [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  4. Orielensis liked Broucheion's post in the thread OJ's Big Cat Sanctuary.

    Hi All, Bastet, cat goddess with her mau or miuw (ancient Egyptian word for cat), celebrating her city Bubastis...

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  5. Orielensis liked kazuma78's post in the thread COVID-19 .. Post a Coin You Are Waiting on.... if you DARE!.

    I won this coin from Roma and am waiting on it, and assume I'll be waiting awhile. I've posted it a couple other places on the site but...

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  6. Orielensis liked Collect89's post in the thread OJ's Big Cat Sanctuary.

    My favorite big cat (only 11 mm): [ATTACH] MYSIA. Kyzikos. AR Obol ca. 450-400 B.C. 0.85 grams, 11 mm Obv: Forepart of razor-back boar...

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  7. Orielensis liked Alegandron's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    I have several Horsemen... but here are a couple: AE HORSEMEN [ATTACH] SICILY, Messana. The Mamertinoi. 211-208 BCE Æ Pentonkion 27...

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  8. Orielensis liked Alegandron's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    Cool AE, @Roman Collector ! Great, succinct write-up, and hey! Maps are always good! THESSALY [ATTACH] THESSALY, Thessalian League....

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  9. Orielensis liked Bing's post in the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    [ATTACH] THESSALY, TRIKKA AR Hemidrachm OBV: Youth, petasos and cloak tied at neck, wrestling forepart of bull right REV: Forepart of...

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  10. Orielensis liked Limes's post in the thread OJ's Big Cat Sanctuary.

    Big cats seem to be quite multifunctional in ancient times. Here is one that can be used for transport. Handy for going to the family...

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  11. Orielensis liked Carl Wilmont's post in the thread OJ's Big Cat Sanctuary.

    Ionia, Miletos AR Obol. 325-475 BC [ATTACH] Phoenicia, Sidon. Sixteenth Shekel. 401-365 BC [ATTACH]

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  12. Orielensis liked Carl Wilmont's post in the thread COVID-19 .. Post a Coin You Are Waiting on.... if you DARE!.

    Speaking of lions, one of the "guests" for whom I'm awaiting their deplaning and arrival is this lion-fighting Persian king. I won't...

    Sidon Persian King Fighting Lion.jpg Apr 5, 2020 at 4:27 PM
  13. Orielensis liked Alegandron's post in the thread OJ's Big Cat Sanctuary.

    CATS [ATTACH] Mongolia 1999 1000 Tugriks 7.76g 586 gold Diamond Eyed Tiger 0.1 karat MC-001GLH0270 [ATTACH] Chersonesos AR...

    Mongolia 1999 1000 Tugriks 7.76g 586gold Diamond Eyed Tiger 0.1 karat MC-001GLH0270.JPG Chersonesos AR Hemi-Drachm - TriObol Lion X-dot amphora Seaby-Sear Vol I 1606.jpg Makedon Kassander 316-297 BCE AE15 Herakles Lion reclining SNG Cop 1140.JPG Ionia Miletos AR Tetartemorion  5.6mm 0.21g Roaring Lion Hd - Bird Klein 430 SNG Kay 941.JPG Apr 5, 2020 at 4:25 PM
  14. Orielensis liked Roerbakmix's post in the thread Added an incredible rare, die-linked sceatta to the collection..

    I have a fascination for sceatta's, and when this superbly specimen caught my attention (via @AnYangMan who found it first), I just had...

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  15. Orielensis attached a file to the thread Thessalian Horseman on an Æ 18 from Pelinna.

    In antiquity, the Thessalian cavalry and their horsemanship enjoyed a stellar reputation. In Plato's Meno, Socrates states: "Meno, of...

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