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  1. Roman Collector liked zumbly's post in the thread Hadrian portrait in classic style on a very well preserved sestertius..

    I really like this anepigraphic reverse. I only have a very worn example in silver. [IMG] HADRIAN AR Denarius. 3.12g, 18.9mm. Rome...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 1:58 AM
  2. Roman Collector liked Justin Lee's post in the thread The Many Reverses of Gallienus.

    I picked up 8 in the same sale, and like @furryfrog02, mine were delivered today as well. [IMG] MINERVA AVG // VIIC• Minerva,...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 1:56 AM
  3. Roman Collector liked dougsmit's post in the thread I Love This Type.

    I only have one of these: [ATTACH] but I don't know how many of these I have counting three mints and several minor variations: Julia...

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  4. Roman Collector replied to the thread A Plate Coin?.

    What an outstanding coin! Congratulations on your new acquisition!

    Feb 27, 2020 at 10:17 PM
  5. Roman Collector liked David Atherton's post in the thread A Plate Coin?.

    My latest addition has a lot of neat things going on with it. Firstly, it's a handsome Vespasian Fortuna sestertius with a rare variant...

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  6. Roman Collector liked Bluntflame's post in the thread Advice on uncleaned silver.

    I just soak my coins in distilled water, and take a cotton swab to it after an hour or so.

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:08 PM
  7. Roman Collector attached a file to the thread "Modern" Take on an Ancient Classic.

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    Trade Dollar.jpg Liberty head nickel.jpg Feb 27, 2020 at 9:05 PM
  8. Roman Collector liked furryfrog02's post in the thread "Modern" Take on an Ancient Classic.

    I agree with the fact that the coins were well priced. I just find the charging for shipping 3 times and only shipping one package, in...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:04 PM
  9. Roman Collector liked dougsmit's post in the thread "Modern" Take on an Ancient Classic.

    Report that to eBay and see if he violated any of their rules. He could have refused to combine shipping and sent three packages but...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:04 PM
  10. Roman Collector liked furryfrog02's post in the thread "Modern" Take on an Ancient Classic.

    Thanks. I got 3 coins from the same seller. He refused to combine shipping, saying it was "too difficult" for his shipping method. So I...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:04 PM
  11. Roman Collector replied to the thread Hadrian portrait in classic style on a very well preserved sestertius..

    Gorgeous!! This is my most recent Hadrian acquisition: [IMG] Hadrian, AD 117-138. Roman AR denarius, 3.28 g, 18.1 mm, 6 h. Rome, late...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:01 PM
  12. Roman Collector liked Justin Lee's post in the thread Hadrian portrait in classic style on a very well preserved sestertius..

    Great new sestertius and excellent portrait! I have this Hadrian As with a unique bust with bulging pecks and broad muscular shoulders,...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 8:59 PM
  13. Roman Collector replied to the thread The Many Reverses of Gallienus.

    I have several dozen coins of Gallienus, but here are a few reverse types that haven't been shown yet. [IMG] Gallienus, AD 253-268....

    Feb 27, 2020 at 8:58 PM
  14. Roman Collector liked Bing's post in the thread Follow the coin theme GAME - ancient edition - post ‘em if you got ‘em.

    [ATTACH] ANONYMOUS ROMAN REPUBLIC AR Didrachm OBVERSE: Helmeted head of Mars left, oak-sprig behind REVERSE: ROMANO on tablet below...

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