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  1. RomanTheRussian liked 1934 Wreath Crown's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Just won this 1884 M Sovereign (St. George) MS64....highest graded to date with a population of 1. I'm VERY pleased with the purchase...

    1884 M Sov Obv.jpg 1884 M Sov Rev.jpg Jan 15, 2017 at 9:41 PM
  2. RomanTheRussian liked Mat's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Another coin I got from H8_modern. Keep up & I will be getting all of his castoffs. Bank of Ireland 30 Pence Bit ruff but affordable,...

    Jan 15, 2017 at 9:41 PM
  3. RomanTheRussian liked Numismat's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Received this little gem today. Not a scarce coin, but I've been meaning to get a nice MS example of this one year type for a wile :)...

    Jan 15, 2017 at 9:41 PM
  4. RomanTheRussian liked silvereagle82's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Here is my latest addition for THE CROWN COLLECTION - WORLD GOLD From the Stack's-Bowers 2017 NYINC auction. Belgium - Flanders Mouton...

    Jan 15, 2017 at 1:46 AM
  5. RomanTheRussian liked Iosephus's post in the thread Virtus Collection - My New Renaissance and Baroque Medals Website.

    I've been working on a website for some time to display my medal collection, and while it's still not quite finished (and may never be), I...

    Jan 14, 2017 at 5:17 PM
  6. RomanTheRussian liked chrsmat71's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    A couple of German coins, a porcelain notgeld coin... [IMG] and this cheapie... [IMG]

    Jan 14, 2017 at 9:29 AM
  7. RomanTheRussian liked H8_modern's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Here's a couple I couldn't leave behind [IMG] [IMG]

    Jan 13, 2017 at 10:50 PM
  8. RomanTheRussian liked britannia40's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Just pulled the trigger on this 1. 1809 Spanish Mexico 8 Reales [ATTACH]

    1809.jpg Jan 13, 2017 at 10:49 PM
  9. RomanTheRussian replied to the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    NYINC pickup - Mexico 8 Reales, 1815, PCGS MS63 [IMG]

    Jan 13, 2017 at 9:48 PM
  10. RomanTheRussian replied to the thread PCGS.

    That's what my experience have been over the years, as well. To a point that often I would submit coins to NGC that received a details...

    Jan 11, 2017 at 4:17 PM
  11. RomanTheRussian replied to the thread Opinions on this message from someone that had been selling modern fakes.

    I read it as a positive response and in your position would make the call to get more information. Please post your findings here if you...

    Jan 11, 2017 at 4:15 PM
  12. RomanTheRussian replied to the thread Hard to prune the collection.

    After 10 or so years of focused collecting, my collection is ~60 coins. I did it out of necessity, since I simply was spreading myself too...

    Jan 11, 2017 at 3:58 PM
  13. RomanTheRussian replied to the thread Get ready to welcome SwamperBob to our forums!.

    It would be great to have him join these forums. His expertise in Mexico counterfeits is remarkable and the publication he authored (or...

    Jan 11, 2017 at 3:43 PM
  14. RomanTheRussian replied to the thread NEWP: 1601 Hungary. Rudolph II Double Taler - Mega Rarity.

    Congrats, Z! Worthy addition to an already amazing collection.

    Jan 11, 2017 at 10:07 AM
  15. RomanTheRussian liked iPen's post in the thread Any fans of Mexican coins?.

    Yes, I collect coins from the oldest Mint of the entire Western hemisphere. :)

    Jan 10, 2017