Roman Collector's Recent Activity

  1. Roman Collector liked OutsiderSubtype's post in the thread "The average age of the world's greatest civilizations has been 200 years".

    How the heck do you get 1570 as a cutoff date for the Ottomans? I could maybe see 1683. Or 1774. But isn't the real answer, you know,...

    Apr 11, 2021 at 12:54 PM
  2. Roman Collector liked ominus1's post in the thread My flight of ideas is from coins, man, not mental illness!.

    ...many here wear those hats..:D[ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  3. Roman Collector liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread "The average age of the world's greatest civilizations has been 200 years".

    The fact that the Roman civilization lasted so long has led to many of its influences even in modern society that are invisible to the...

    Apr 11, 2021 at 12:03 PM
  4. Roman Collector replied to the thread "The average age of the world's greatest civilizations has been 200 years".

    When you're talking about "civilizations," it's stupid to separate the Roman Republic from the Roman Empire and even from Byzantium....

    Apr 11, 2021 at 11:40 AM
  5. Roman Collector liked Alegandron's post in the thread Follow the coin theme GAME - ancient edition - post ‘em if you got ‘em.

    [ATTACH] Athens Attica 454-404 BCE ARr hemidrachm 16mm 2.08g Athena frontal eye - facing Owl wings closed olive branches COP 70 SG 2528...

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  6. Roman Collector liked Alegandron's post in the thread My flight of ideas is from coins, man, not mental illness!.

    AES GRAVE DISCURI [ATTACH] RR AE Aes Grave Sextans 270 BCE 37mm 55.28g Dioscuri R and L

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  7. Roman Collector liked bcuda's post in the thread Roman?.

    You got a good one ! [ATTACH] Delmatius AE4. 335-337 AD. Obv: FL IVL DELMA-TIVS NOB C laureate & cuirassed bust right Rev: GLOR-IA...

    Delmatius.JPG Apr 11, 2021 at 11:23 AM
  8. Roman Collector liked galba68's post in the thread Today's MD finding II.

    M.Aurelius denar, 3.3o gr., Vaspasianus as, small bronze.. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  9. Roman Collector liked Robert Ransom's post in the thread NewStyle: Dioscuri.

    I was not into Ancients until recently. I do not buy coins, but you and others are tempting me by the photos you post. Love the coins!

    Apr 11, 2021 at 10:35 AM
  10. Roman Collector liked NewStyleKing's post in the thread NewStyle: Dioscuri.

    In the silver NewStyle there are three representations of these two and I have all three! Two are represented by their caps with stars...

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  11. Roman Collector liked jdmKY's post in the thread My flight of ideas is from coins, man, not mental illness!.

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  12. Roman Collector liked eparch's post in the thread Augustus “the cracked” Standing Bull Type RIC 475.

    Here is mine [ATTACH] Like the others, the depiction of the head is poor, and there is an indentation on the animal's flank which one...

    upload_2021-4-11_11-39-32.png Apr 11, 2021 at 8:25 AM
  13. Roman Collector liked Orange Julius's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    That's an interesting coin! I have my hands full with normally struck coins but I've always wanted some examples of flip strikes and...

    AurelianSisciaRICV192T.JPG Apr 11, 2021 at 8:11 AM
  14. Roman Collector liked gogili1977's post in the thread Greek Stater of Gortyna: Europa and Bull.

    Beautiful coins and a very informative text. Macedonia - Amphipolis: Artemis and Augustus [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Viminacium - Gordian III,...

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  15. Roman Collector liked zumbly's post in the thread Greek Stater of Gortyna: Europa and Bull.

    Brilliant article, Curtis! I think your pic of the coin is excellent. Also, wonderful photo of the view from Lato! I really love...

    CRETE Gortyna - AR Stater Europa Bull 3981 new.jpg Crete Gortyna - Stater 1877.jpg Valerian - Phoenicia Tyre - Thebes Cadmus.jpg Apr 11, 2021 at 8:10 AM