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  1. ro1974 liked Okidoki's post in the thread [ancients] Post your Hadrians....

    Hadrian Dupondius 117 AD Concordia Reference. RIC 538b; C. 260; BMC 1107; Strack 502 Obv. IMP CAES DIVI TRAIAN AVG F TRAIAN HADRIAN OPT...

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  2. ro1974 replied to the thread Ancient Identifications Pt. 5.

    7 Claudia dupondius constania

    Jan 17, 2017 at 11:14 AM
  3. ro1974 liked Ken Dorney's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    That is a lovely coin. Many years ago there was a LV sestertius on auction. I looked at it and said, "that's a $1,500 coin". I missed the...

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  4. ro1974 liked Cyrrhus's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    B[ATTACH] [ATTACH] oth on one coin.

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  5. ro1974 liked dougsmit's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    [ATTACH] Hadrian originally intended his successor to be Aelius Caesar (on an as above), who predeceased him leaving a young son Lucius...

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  6. ro1974 liked ancientone's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    That's a beauty Eduard! Awesome portrait. Here's a really rough but rare Verus from Corinth and a couple from Elaea and Selge. [ATTACH]...

    Corinth.jpg ElaeaVerus.jpg normal_VerusSelge.jpg Jan 17, 2017 at 9:01 AM
  7. ro1974 liked Valentinian's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    Here is a Commodus, son of Marcus: [ATTACH] 33 mm. Sestertius. Struck Jan. - Dec. 9 181. BMC 453, page 772. RIC 310, page 404. TRP VI...

    CommodusSest.jpg Jan 17, 2017 at 9:01 AM
  8. ro1974 liked stevex6's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    Atta-boy, Eduard ... that is a great OP-addition and I absolutely "love" your new marble statues!! (very cool) ;) I only have one example...

    Lucius Verus Want.jpg Jan 17, 2017 at 9:01 AM
  9. ro1974 liked Alegandron's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    @Eduard that is a wonderful Sestertius! Mine are rather pedestrian, but fill my Roman Ruler Portraits... [ATTACH] RI Lucius Verus...

    RI Lucius Verus 161-169 CE AE 24mm Mars w Trophy Obv-Rev.jpg RI Lucius Verus 161-169 CE AR Denarius Providentia glob cornucopiae RIC 253 Obv-Rev.jpg Jan 17, 2017 at 9:01 AM
  10. ro1974 liked Mat's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    Fantastic bronze, love the portrait. [IMG] Lucius Verus (161 - 169) AR Denarius O: L VERVS AVG ARM PARTH MAX Laureate head right. R:TR P...

    Jan 17, 2017 at 9:01 AM
  11. ro1974 liked zumbly's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    What an excellent acquisition, Eduard... that bust is really outstanding! Here are three issues of Verus that I like very much - one...

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  12. ro1974 liked Bing's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    That's a wonderful coin @Eduard. [ATTACH] LUCIUS VERUS AR Denarius OBVERSE: L VERVS AVG ARMENICACVS, laureate head right REVERSE: TR P...

    Lucius Verus 2.jpg Lucius Verus 1.jpg Jan 17, 2017 at 9:01 AM
  13. ro1974 liked gsimonel's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    Gasp! That's a real eye-popper. Here's what I have, mid-reign: [IMG] Bronze As Rome mint, A.D. 164-165 Obv: L VERVS AVG ARMENIACVS Rev:...

    Jan 17, 2017 at 9:01 AM
  14. ro1974 liked Eduard's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    On the death of Antonius Pius 161 A.D, Lucius Verus became co-emperor with his adoptive brother Marcus Aurelius. Marcus was Hadrian's great...

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  15. ro1974 liked Eduard's post in the thread Lucius Aurelius Verus - Emperor 161 - 169..

    @steve, @Valentinian, @ancientone, those are all great examples and thanks for posting them! Another L. Verus sestertius. Lucius...

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