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  1. Parthicus liked Romancollector's post in the thread Mislabeled coins in a museum.

    Hey everyone!.....Just thought I’d share this. I visited the Rom today and noticed that two coins from the Roman display case were...

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  2. Parthicus liked octavius's post in the thread Let's be Fair.

    I think this coin might meet your qualifications of the reverse mirroring the obverse personality's quality traits. Nero, ever the "ham"...

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  3. Parthicus liked David Atherton's post in the thread Let's be Fair.

    When one thinks of Vespasian fairness is one attribute that comes to mind. His sense of justice and fairness was well known in...

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  4. Parthicus liked John Anthony's post in the thread My Celtic coins.

    They also issued the type in bronze... [ATTACH]

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  5. Parthicus liked John Anthony's post in the thread My Celtic coins.

    That Oscan drachm is beautiful. They are indeed scarce, and even scarcer in better grades. In my few years of being a dealer, I only...

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  6. Parthicus liked Al Kowsky's post in the thread My Celtic coins.

    oldfinecollector, Both of your Celtic coins are fine additions, the 1st coin because of the classic style & the 2nd coin because the...

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  7. Parthicus liked Roerbakmix's post in the thread My Celtic coins.

    The Osca one is a real beauty! It's on my wish list for a while. My Iberian coins: [ATTACH] CELTS, Iberocelts. Denomination: AE...

    [1166] Iberocelts - Near Castillo, Iberia (current Spain) (AE semis, 200-100 BC).jpg [11117] Annonymous - Obulco (current Porcuna, Spain) (ae semis, c 100 - 0 BC).jpg [1128] Durotriges celts - Durotriges region (AR Quarter Stater, 58 BC - AD 43).jpg [1122] Ambiani celts - Ambiani region, (current France, near Amiens) (AV stater, 58-55 BC).jpg [1124] Durotriges celts - Durotriges region (AR stater , 65 BC - 45 AD).jpg Feb 26, 2020 at 7:40 AM
  8. Parthicus liked oldfinecollector's post in the thread My Celtic coins.

    I don’t collect really Celtic coins even if I follow a art history course on Celtic art. I got only 2 Celtic coins. To tell the story...

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  9. Parthicus liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread Their Plagues, and Maybe Ours.

    What concerns me is the mystery of its sudden appearance, either something jumping from a species of animal to humans or perhaps...

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  10. Parthicus liked furryfrog02's post in the thread Their Plagues, and Maybe Ours.

    My first thought when I started reading your post was Justinian. As bad as Corona virus is, at least it isn't nearly as awful as bubonic...

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  11. Parthicus liked kevin McGonigal's post in the thread Their Plagues, and Maybe Ours.

    It must be obvious to all of us that we seem to be in danger of a serious epidemic. World markets are reacting adversely to news of an...

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  12. Parthicus liked dougsmit's post in the thread Returning to Coins.

    No. Look at the obverse legend. It begins AVTK which is the title equivalent in Greek to IMP C. Following that is the ruler name in...

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  13. Parthicus liked Old World Coins's post in the thread Returning to Coins.

    I just got back into coins recently after a long hiatus. I figured I would share a few of mine higher end pieces. I look forward to...

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