Roman Collector's Recent Activity

  1. Roman Collector replied to the thread Guess Who's on the Obverse (Alexandrian tet Edition).

    Then C is Gallienus and Severina must be the empress.

    Nov 20, 2019 at 2:05 AM
  2. Roman Collector replied to the thread Guess Who's on the Obverse (Alexandrian tet Edition).

    C is Salonina, Dattari 5304, Homonoia standing l., r. hand raised, holding double cornucopiae in l.

    Nov 19, 2019 at 10:51 PM
  3. Roman Collector liked Ed Snible's post in the thread ID help.

    Arados (?) Zeus/Prow, like https://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=260392 There are a huge number of dates and variations of Greek...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 10:08 PM
  4. Roman Collector liked dougsmit's post in the thread "By law of the council of the number one greatest, most beautiful city of Tarsus.".

    Thanks. I thought I had one but I was wrong. I have two. Too many coins... [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  5. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    Another Constans. This is not exactly a Chi-rho, but a I-X for Iesus Xristus. VICTORIA AVGG, Victory walking left, head right, holding...

    Screenshot 2019-11-19 at 22.32.52.png Nov 19, 2019 at 6:56 PM
  6. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    And a follis of Constans VICTORIA AVGG, Victory advancing left, head left, holding wreath and palm chi-rho in field left Mint: Siscia...

    Screenshot 2019-11-19 at 22.20.55.png Nov 19, 2019 at 6:56 PM
  7. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    Here is a somewhat strange variant of the VRBS ROMA. It may just be a die flaw or break or something, but I think it is possible, that...

    Screenshot 2019-11-19 at 22.04.24.png Nov 19, 2019 at 6:55 PM
  8. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    And another one from my collection. Follis from the time of Constantine I Obverse: VRBS ROMA, Roma helmeted and wearing imperial mantle...

    Screenshot 2019-11-18 at 21.39.12.png Nov 19, 2019 at 6:54 PM
  9. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    Another coin from my collection. Follis of the time of Constantine I Obverse: CONSTANTINOPOLIS, Constantinopolis helmeted left No...

    Screenshot 2019-11-18 at 21.25.59.png Nov 19, 2019 at 6:54 PM
  10. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    And another Constantine I with Chi-Rho Obvers: CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS, two soldiers and one standard with...

    Screenshot 2019-11-18 at 21.16.49.png Nov 19, 2019 at 6:53 PM
  11. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    Here is a nice follis of Constantine I with Chi-Rho on the reverse from my collection. Obvers: CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Reverse: GLORIA...

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  12. Roman Collector liked Tejas's post in the thread The CHI-RHO monogram challenge.

    Here is another one from my collection. The style of the Chi-Rho is quite different: The X has no serifs. [ATTACH]

    Screenshot 2019-11-18 at 21.09.06.png Nov 19, 2019 at 6:53 PM
  13. Roman Collector liked Collect89's post in the thread 440-404 BC proof coin of Athens.

    Modern proof coins are made with specially prepared planchets and are often struck twice by freshly polished dies. The term proof is a...

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  14. Roman Collector liked Alegandron's post in the thread Public health in Ancient Rome.

    Hmmm... Ancients did not have graphic war and violence TV and movies that our masses "enjoy" everyday. Same with all the video games....

    Nov 19, 2019 at 5:38 PM
  15. Roman Collector liked Archeocultura's post in the thread Public health in Ancient Rome.

    I like this thread very much ; thank you . 'Salute!'[ATTACH]

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