Orielensis's Recent Activity

  1. Orielensis liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Phoenicia (Arados): bronze Æ17, ca. 242-166 BC; turreted head of Tyche / Athena on ship's prow.

    Phoenicia (Arados): bronze Æ17, ca. 242-166 BC; turreted head of Tyche / Athena on ship's prow [IMG] Obverse: turreted head of Tyche...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 2:23 PM
  2. Orielensis liked Clavdivs's post in the thread Two Amazing additions to my collection!.

    These two are on the way to me from our friend @Justin Lee .. who is refocusing his collection at the moment. This gave me an...

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  3. Orielensis liked TIF's post in the thread Heads or heads or tails or tails or tails.

    I'll take tails since the odds are 3:2 :wacky: :D Yeah, this one is now added to the list :). Okay :D. A snake atop a horse... not...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 1:48 AM
  4. Orielensis liked AncientJoe's post in the thread Heads or heads or tails or tails or tails.

    Some coins are important because they depict an emperor who changed history. Others are beautiful because they were engraved by the most...

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  5. Orielensis liked curtislclay's post in the thread Macrinus denarius: Dated by Curtis Clay.

    My article attempted to divide the coinage of Macrinus and Diadumenian into issues, separated from each other by changes of reverse...

    Aug 7, 2020 at 3:20 AM
  6. Orielensis liked Alegandron's post in the thread What is your oldest coin ?.

    I find it interesting that Western Countries feel that everything was invented in Europe or The Med. I find it myopic when considering...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 5:14 PM
  7. Orielensis liked tibor's post in the thread What is your oldest coin ?.

    [ATTACH] This an Obol with the date 1204 in Roman numerals. At the time in Spain, they were using a calendar system introduced by...

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  8. Orielensis liked galba68's post in the thread The 29 stages of the Appian Way.

    I have always been fascinated by this road, and I have desire to cross this road on foot..Or more precisely, parts of the road.. I...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 10:01 AM
  9. Orielensis liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Macrinus denarius: Dated by Curtis Clay.

    I don't know anything about the Curtis Clay angle, but wow, that Macrinus is an absolute stunner! The pix deserve to be posted in...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 9:49 AM
  10. Orielensis liked Mat's post in the thread Macrinus denarius: Dated by Curtis Clay.

    That is a great example, one of the better Salus reverses I have seen. I like the weight of it too, pretty heavy for him. [IMG]...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 9:49 AM
  11. Orielensis liked Alegandron's post in the thread Macrinus denarius: Dated by Curtis Clay.

    Gorgeous coin, @larssten . MACRINUS I captured this one because of the facing quadriga. [ATTACH] RI Macrinus 217-218 AE25 CE Facing...

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  12. Orielensis replied to the thread Macrinus denarius: Dated by Curtis Clay.

    I would understand the phrase "Datierung nach" in the sense of "dated following/according to." Probably they were simply using a...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 9:49 AM
  13. Orielensis liked larssten's post in the thread Macrinus denarius: Dated by Curtis Clay.

    Hi, I recently acquired this Macrinus denarius. After finding its provenance from the 2017-auction at KÜNKER 295 LOT 972, I read in...

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  14. Orielensis liked Egry's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    I love a good day on the reef! [ATTACH] Kingfish and Cobia last weekend.

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  15. Orielensis liked svessien's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    Two weeks ago, I revisited an old hobby: Sailing. It’s been 20 years since last time I sailed with my old bandmate Jørgen. We used to do...

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