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  1. pprp attached a file to the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    It took me a lot of years before I got a coin of larissa. I was targeting mid to high end and always lost...I surprisingly got this at...

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  2. pprp liked Alegandron's post in the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    I am sorry, I never render authenticity opinions...I am just not qualified. However, I will post your request for Nymphs! [IMG]...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 2:34 AM
  3. pprp liked PeteB's post in the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    [ATTACH] Larissa, Thessaly; 400-334 B.C. AR drachm (19mm; 6.09 gm; 12h). Obv: Head of the nymph Larissa facing slightly left, hair in...

    LarissaDrachm.jpg Jul 11, 2020 at 2:34 AM
  4. pprp liked dougsmit's post in the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    My favorite is this fourree with plenty of problems but decent style. Larissa FO drachm 400-344 BC / youth and horse [ATTACH] AR...

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  5. pprp liked Bing's post in the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

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  6. pprp liked zumbly's post in the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    Mine with the plant. [IMG] THESSALY, Larissa AR Drachm. 5.69g, 18.1mm. THESSALY, Larissa, circa 356-342 BC. Lorber, Hoard, L-III,...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 2:33 AM
  7. pprp liked Nvb's post in the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    Nice coins All, Here’s my example, just acquired this spring [ATTACH]

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  8. pprp replied to the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    Hard to tell from the photo, but I would rather say not fake ...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 2:33 AM
  9. pprp liked Mike Margolis's post in the thread Larissa Drachm authenticity check?.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH]I usually do not purchase a coin from ebay w/o a provenance, a known dealer or guarantee but this I decided was worth...

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  10. pprp liked Nicholas Molinari's post in the thread MECHANISMS FOR THE IMITATION OF ATHENIAN COINAGE : DEKELEIA AND MERCENARIES RECONSIDERED.

    Here it is, as a downloadable PDF: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/338067863_Tesoro_con_tetradracmas_atenienses_de_Afganistan

    Jul 9, 2020 at 12:18 PM
  11. pprp replied to the thread From Lydia, Philadelphia: Dionysos and a spotted "panther".

    You might be interested in this thread :) https://www.cointalk.com/threads/pprps-top-3-for-2019.352412/

    Jul 8, 2020 at 5:37 PM
  12. pprp liked DonnaML's post in the thread From Lydia, Philadelphia: Dionysos and a spotted "panther".

    When people describe ancient coins depicting "panthers," I suspect that they don't think very much about the fact that the panther is...

    Lydia, Philadelphia AE 17 (Dionysos-Panther).jpg Old Collector's Envelope, Lydia, Philadelphia, Dionsysos-Panther.jpg jpg version BMC 22 Lydia 16, p. 189 (Lydia, Philadelphia) (Dionysos  - Panther).jpg Imhoof-Blumer (1897) pp. 114-115 No. 8 (Lydia, Philadelphia, Dionysios-Panther.jpg Mionnet IV (1809) pp. 98-99 No. 536 - Dionysos-Panther, Lydia, Philadelphia.jpg Jul 8, 2020 at 5:32 PM
  13. pprp replied to the thread MECHANISMS FOR THE IMITATION OF ATHENIAN COINAGE : DEKELEIA AND MERCENARIES RECONSIDERED.

    I would be interested as well, thank you in advance!

    Jul 8, 2020 at 10:22 AM
  14. pprp liked Nicholas Molinari's post in the thread MECHANISMS FOR THE IMITATION OF ATHENIAN COINAGE : DEKELEIA AND MERCENARIES RECONSIDERED.

    An Italian or Spanish journal I think. I’m not sure the author gave me the journal name—but I could get you the article if you’re...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 10:22 AM
  15. pprp replied to the thread MECHANISMS FOR THE IMITATION OF ATHENIAN COINAGE : DEKELEIA AND MERCENARIES RECONSIDERED.

    Notice the inclination of the shadows they leave on the table cloth...It must have been a table full of them and they photographed with...

    Jul 7, 2020 at 5:17 PM