Roman Collector's Recent Activity

  1. Roman Collector liked Terence Cheesman's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    Today i was looking at this guy. Datames Ar Stater [ATTACH] Obv. BaalTars seated right. Rv. Ana and Datames facing each other SNG Fr...

    datames2.png Jul 11, 2020 at 10:28 PM
  2. Roman Collector liked Sulla80's post in the thread The price was right.

    A nice bargain @bcuda! I'm in the @Alegandron camp on this...here's one I had no intention of buying, but the price was right and I...

    Macrinus Capricorn.jpg Jul 11, 2020 at 10:04 PM
  3. Roman Collector liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread The price was right.

    I do love a bargain thread. Some great stuff here. Justin's Philip I sestertius in particular got me to a'drooling. I've been buying...

    _Lot Sest Aelius & Faustina I France Jun 2020  (0).jpg Jul 11, 2020 at 10:04 PM
  4. Roman Collector replied to the thread From Lydia, Philadelphia: Dionysos and a spotted "panther".

    Since leopard literally means "spotted lion" in Greek, the term in ancient times referred to spotted big cats in particular. The Greeks...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 9:52 PM
  5. Roman Collector liked Justin Lee's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    Well, Saturday. :smuggrin: and I hope you get it soon!

    Jul 11, 2020 at 9:38 PM
  6. Roman Collector liked Ocatarinetabellatchitchix's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    Nice coin and I love the patina. They delivered on Sundays in Minneapolis ??? Lucky you ! I have a certain Macrinus stocked in JAMAICA...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 9:38 PM
  7. Roman Collector liked Justin Lee's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    This evening I'll be playing a bit with this new Carus Alexandrian tet that was delivered this afternoon. It has Dikaiosyne on reverse,...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 9:38 PM
  8. Roman Collector liked Sulla80's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    Here are two more examples with slight differences in the altars and the legends RESTITVTO-RI and RESTITVTOR [ATTACH] Septimius...

    Severus Restitvtor.jpg Jul 11, 2020 at 9:38 PM
  9. Roman Collector liked seth77's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    This Saturday, I'm residing in the early 350s, one of the most interesting periods in the history of the Late Empire. - Early 350,...

    gallus.jpg gallus fel.JPG mag fel.JPG POEM2.JPG Jul 11, 2020 at 9:37 PM
  10. Roman Collector liked kaparthy's post in the thread Any collectors of ancients?.

    I just updated my About profile on a different site entirely where my username is Hermes. Here is my new avatar there. [ATTACH] From...

    NAC Hermes Obv.jpg NAC_Hermes.jpg Jul 11, 2020 at 9:19 PM
  11. Roman Collector liked dougsmit's post in the thread Septimius Severus - CERERI VRVG.

    Around the world, officials are debating whether to send kids back to school which might be dangerous to their physical health or to...

    rg1620bb1453.jpg rg1610bb1654.jpg rg0860b01227lg.JPG Jul 11, 2020 at 7:14 PM
  12. Roman Collector liked Pellinore's post in the thread Follow the coin theme GAME - ancient edition - post ‘em if you got ‘em.

    By the way, here are two Silk Road beauties. Or quirkies. Alegandron asked for Silk Road Beauties half a day ago, these are especially...

    5685 SO ct.jpg 5687 Sh-K 183-5 ct.jpg Jul 11, 2020 at 4:41 PM
  13. Roman Collector liked dougsmit's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    RIC VII, page 419 discusses the five marks including this one but has a dedicated type face for each and does not use a name when...

    rw5700b02070lg.jpg Jul 11, 2020 at 4:40 PM
  14. Roman Collector replied to the thread Septimius Severus - CERERI VRVG.

    That's interesting. The "misspelling" suggests the initial V in VRVG was pronounced as a voiced labial fricative V (the unvoiced being...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 4:38 PM
  15. Roman Collector liked maridvnvm's post in the thread Septimius Severus - CERERI VRVG.

    Another new addition. I don't tend to buy many COS II coins any more. I couldn't walk past this one. Septimius Severus denarius Obv:–...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 4:31 PM