Silphium Addict's Recent Activity

  1. Silphium Addict liked David Atherton's post in the thread YN Ancients Giveaway.

    Attention all YN! If you are interested in picking up a neat Roman bronze from the late First century (one of the Twelve Caesars no...

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  2. Silphium Addict liked Kentucky's post in the thread Norm Macdonald.

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  3. Silphium Addict liked Al Kowsky's post in the thread CNG-118 any body have success?.

    John, After reviewing the auction results, there were some excellent buys in the Ancient Greek coins :happy:. It appears that the "slab...

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  4. Silphium Addict liked panzerman's post in the thread CNG-118 any body have success?.

    I had three proxy bids/ lost two/ won the third one. Empire of Trebizond EL Aspron Trachy ND Trebizond Mint 23mm. 2.17g. 6h...

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  5. Silphium Addict liked kazuma78's post in the thread CNG-118 any body have success?.

    Nice pickup! I picked this piece up at CNG. I liked all of the detail on such a small coin and the geometric pattern on the reverse....

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  6. Silphium Addict liked FrizzyAntoine's post in the thread CNG-118 any body have success?.

    Congrats @panzerman ! Prices were pretty strong across the greek section, with more than a few absurd hammers, at least for silver in...

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  7. Silphium Addict liked Heliodromus's post in the thread CoinArchives vs. ACSearch.

    I don't subscribe to either. At the free level ACSearch is obviously better since it goes back much further. If you want prices of...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 1:09 PM
  8. Silphium Addict liked Only a Poor Old Man's post in the thread The final resting place of Philip of Macedon.

    Finally after a couple of years of no travelling due to the pandemic, me and the family boarded a plane to a much sunnier destination....

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  9. Silphium Addict liked dltsrq's post in the thread Big batch of AUREII withdrawn from CNG.

    I think @dougsmit has inadvertently coined a new and useful numismatic term: millivanillification. ;)

    Sep 12, 2021 at 2:47 PM
  10. Silphium Addict liked savitale's post in the thread Big batch of AUREII withdrawn from CNG.

    Collectors have long wondered what happens when we get to the point of undetectable repairs and/or counterfeits. It appears we are now...

    Sep 11, 2021 at 8:05 PM
  11. Silphium Addict liked +VGO.DVCKS's post in the thread Bohemond IV denier.

    This just showed up. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Principality of Antioch. Bohemond IV, first reign, 1201-1216. Denier, Class K. Obv. Mailed and...

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