Sallent's Recent Activity

  1. Sallent liked Orfew's post in the thread Flan cracks.

    Here is one with a crack, but it was definitely not a budget coin. The crack almost looks strategically placed to avoid major elements of...

    vespasian ric 544.jpg Feb 20, 2017 at 11:11 AM
  2. Sallent liked Alegandron's post in the thread Flan cracks.

    I really do not pay a lot of attention to cracks. I really do not have any that I can see that are problems. I have a few splits and...

    Samnium Aesernia AE21 263-240 BCE HN Italy 430 Vulcan - Biga Obv-Rev.JPG Feb 20, 2017 at 11:11 AM
  3. Sallent attached a file to the thread Flan cracks.

    As long as the cracks are minor and stable, I don't care [ATTACH] This coin was test cut and has a tiny crack by the cut, but it's very...

    apollonia_k.jpg Feb 20, 2017 at 11:10 AM
  4. Sallent replied to the thread What does META stand for in Thracian diobol?.

    Interesting, I always assumed the designer meant to spell MEAT but due to his extreme hunger couldn't concentrate and wrote META instead. ;)

    Feb 19, 2017 at 7:14 PM
  5. Sallent liked panzerman's post in the thread Severus Alexander.

    Thanks Sallent:)! If, you ever come up to Canada and your going to Toronto/Montreal....I would be in close proximity. I love have you come...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 5:37 PM
  6. Sallent replied to the thread Severus Alexander.

    I'll keep that in mind. You never know. I've not been to Canada yet, so that's definitely in the long term plans. Plus I'd love to catch...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 5:37 PM
  7. Sallent liked Bing's post in the thread Severus Alexander.

    Yeah, he's got a quality collection, but $100 just to see it. Hmmm, to many ambulances me thinks.

    Feb 19, 2017 at 5:27 PM
  8. Sallent liked alde's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    I wasn't sure if this was politically correct to post this here but this is my other expensive hobby. I collect Smith & Wesson revolvers...

    Collection safe.jpg Feb 19, 2017 at 5:25 PM
  9. Sallent replied to the thread Severus Alexander.

    You know @panzerman , if you lived near me and had a one day "Examine my Collection" event where you charged admissions to see your...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 5:17 PM
  10. Sallent replied to the thread Grading Ancient Coins with David Vagi.

    The problem is that once a coin is in a slab, double checking the authentication becomes that much harder. You can't see the edges well,...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 4:23 PM
  11. Sallent attached a file to the thread Severus Alexander.

    My one A. Severus is a little overcleaned, but nothing a little natural toning over the next few years can't fix. [ATTACH]

    Alexander Severus denarius.jpg Feb 19, 2017 at 1:13 PM
  12. Sallent liked Bing's post in the thread Snake Biga.

    I recall TIF and I believe Steve have examples of this coin, and when they showed their examples I told myself I had to have one. Of...

    M Volteius.jpg Feb 19, 2017 at 1:11 PM
  13. Sallent liked John Anthony's post in the thread Advice on Cleaning Project, Please....

    So I was intrigued with the suggestion by @Roman Collector to use an enzymatic solution, but evidently those things aren't as common as...

    DSCN2165.JPG compare 1 k.jpg Feb 18, 2017 at 10:58 AM
  14. Sallent liked Orfew's post in the thread Louis IX Gros Tournois.

    I have been looking for a decent price on one of these for a few months. When this one appeared I jumped at the chance. If my research is...

    Screen Shot 2017-02-18 at 9.44.46 AM.png Feb 18, 2017 at 10:56 AM
  15. Sallent liked Victor_Clark's post in the thread Advice on Cleaning Project, Please....

    Your first coin is actually from London, it is RIC VI London 277 and the second coin is not a mule, it is a regular issue. Below is another...

    Secvritas.JPG Feb 18, 2017 at 8:34 AM