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  1. rrdenarius liked panzerman's post in the thread Byzantine addition from Rauch.....

    Just picked this "unsold" lot up from Rauch Auctions. AV Solidus ND Constantinople Mint Emperor Nicephorus II 963-69AD When Romanus II...

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  2. rrdenarius liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Busy mail-carrier.

    Four coins from three different auction firms arrived simultaneously. Thankfully, my wife was home to sign for them! [ATTACH]

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  3. rrdenarius liked Sallent's post in the thread Secret Santa gift.

    So the other day I remembered I had a package that I had set aside a few months back and never really opened, so I opened it and there...

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  4. rrdenarius liked Ryro's post in the thread Otho in pieces.

    Broken or not, that is a dang good looking Otho portrait in the op post. Here's some busted beauties of mine. An augmented Augustus/cut...

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  5. rrdenarius liked Eduard's post in the thread Otho in pieces.

    I liked it better when it was whole... [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. rrdenarius liked Bing's post in the thread Otho in pieces.

    I have no problem with "not in perfect condition" coins. In fact, I have several. My only requirement is that the devices are not...

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  7. rrdenarius liked Justin Lee's post in the thread Otho in pieces.

    My Augustus denarius is broken on one little side, but I love it still! [IMG] Augustus, Ruled 27 BC-14 AD AR Denarius, Lugdunum Mint,...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 12:00 AM
  8. rrdenarius liked Marsman's post in the thread Otho in pieces.

    No, this is not my fault. Didn't drop the coin. I bought this Otho denarius in this poor condition. Broken but repaired. I paid only...

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  9. rrdenarius liked Alegandron's post in the thread Surprise win in Frank Robinson auction (Sabina denarius).

    Here is a FSR win some time ago: (I have always been fascinated by the Oath Ceremony in Italic culture. This represents the main...

    Marsic Confederation denarius 90-88 BCE Italia-Corfinium Oath Ceremony over pig Sear 227 SCARCE.jpg Jun 13, 2019 at 3:58 PM
  10. rrdenarius attached a file to the thread Otho in pieces.

    My first, and only, Julius Caesar portrait coin was cut many years ago. I have several that were broken or cut. Some of them use when I...

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  11. rrdenarius liked Volodya's post in the thread Collecting Philosophy.

    A couple of days ago I had occasion to note that my posts here almost always reflect my activities as a collector, not as a dealer. So...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 3:49 PM
  12. rrdenarius liked Andrew McCabe's post in the thread Pocket change.

    Love those huge cast bronzes. For bronzes, flips are potentially gonna do a lot more damage than hands. Chlorine in PVC > hydrochloric...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 1:28 PM
  13. rrdenarius liked Sallent's post in the thread What are your very favorite Ancient Coin auction houses?.

    Probably the best answer of the whole entire thread. @VirginiaMan Some auction houses like CNG don't really cater to budget collectors,...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 1:22 PM
  14. rrdenarius liked IdesOfMarch01's post in the thread What are your very favorite Ancient Coin auction houses?.

    VirginiaMan, this suggestion is well worth heeding. If you're looking for a certain price range, or types of coins (Greek silver, Roman...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 1:22 PM
  15. rrdenarius liked Terence Cheesman's post in the thread What are your very favorite Ancient Coin auction houses?.

    I like CNG, NAC, Roma, Kuenker, and Gorny& Mosch. Some others include Leu and Nomos. I think any of these firms are good. I agree with...

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