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  1. Sallent liked rrdenarius's post in the thread My first CNG win in a while - A big un..

    I won a one Roman pound, 12 uncia, one (libra) As weight from CNG last week. It arrived yesterday and it is BIG, 332 grams of bronze. The...

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  2. Sallent liked evca's post in the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    [ATTACH] Nice coin and write up, thanks. It appears to be very similar to this coin minted in Saint-Brieuc. This is the home-town of my...

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  3. Sallent replied to the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Yes, your wife's hometown is in the former territory of the Coriosolitae tribe. Thanks for confirming my ID of this coin.

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:03 PM
  4. Sallent liked randygeki's post in the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Excellent post and coin.

    Oct 17, 2017 at 10:38 AM
  5. Sallent liked zumbly's post in the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Cool pickup! That's also an excellent write-up that really brings the history of the coin to life. So much for the famed clemency of...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 10:38 AM
  6. Sallent liked Mikey Zee's post in the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Wonderful coin and a fascinating and sobering write-up!!

    Oct 17, 2017 at 10:38 AM
  7. Sallent liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Which certainly piques one's curio- ... solitae? [ATTACH]

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  8. Sallent liked John Anthony's post in the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Yeah. Human history is a procession of bloodbaths.

    Oct 16, 2017 at 10:09 PM
  9. Sallent replied to the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Well, I know you gave a date of 75 BCE to 50 BCE for when this coin was minted, but I think we can safely narrow it down to 75 BCE to 56...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 10:08 PM
  10. Sallent liked Youngcoin's post in the thread Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae.

    Wow amazing write up thank you! And man there was no mercy! And as always very nice coin! Thanks, Jacob

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:59 PM
  11. Sallent posted a new thread.

    Gaul: Celtic stater of the Cariosvelites/Coriosolitae

    Ethnic genocide is not a modern phenomenon. For the Curiosolitae (also known as the Coriosvelites) the end came swift and without mercy in...

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    Forum: Ancient Coins

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:47 PM
  12. Sallent liked gsimonel's post in the thread Diocletian Carthage mint.

    Here's my Constantine example of the OP type: [IMG] Carthage mint, A.D. 306 RIC 51c Obv: FL VAL CONSTANTINVS NOB CAES Rev: SALVIS AVGG ET...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 8:18 AM
  13. Sallent liked chrsmat71's post in the thread Diocletian Carthage mint.

    Hey, that guy is my dealer also. [ATTACH]

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  14. Sallent liked Kentucky's post in the thread Any information on this coin.

    Looks a little like Curly of the Three Stooges.

    Oct 15, 2017 at 10:40 PM
  15. Sallent attached a file to the thread Any information on this coin.

    [ATTACH] Yeah, that is a sweet reverse. Who doesn't like double Victories?

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