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  1. thejewk liked Sulla80's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    I'll hide the attribution for anyone who wants to guess: which emperor? [ATTACH] [SPOILER]

    Maximinus Argenteus Virtus Militum.jpg Jan 16, 2021 at 4:54 PM
  2. thejewk liked Bradley Trotter's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    As for me, I haven't bought much in the way of ancient coins recently. Among the few coins that I have acquired recently was this...

    Claudius Gothicus Antoninianus.jpg Jan 16, 2021 at 4:54 PM
  3. thejewk liked Matthew Kruse's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    When I first saw this coin I thought that was a picture of Medusa! Very nice coin! [IMG]

    Jan 16, 2021 at 4:54 PM
  4. thejewk liked Mat's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    Since Parthians aren't a big draw in their own threads, here is a new purchase that too took a while to arrive. [img] Sinatrukes...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 4:53 PM
  5. thejewk liked svessien's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    No matter what the number is, that’s a great looking denarius, and a good photo by Mr. Hansen, as always. I’ve been taking a lot of...

    Justinian I Half follis.jpg Maurice Tiberius Follis.jpg Romanus IV Half follis.jpg Jan 16, 2021 at 4:53 PM
  6. thejewk liked Terence Cheesman's post in the thread Saturday Night Free For All.

    I finally decided to change the RIC numbers of the coins of Hadrian that I own. Last January in New York I purchased the new RIC ll part...

    hadriand54.jpg Jan 16, 2021 at 4:53 PM
  7. thejewk replied to the thread Faustina Friday -- Like Mother Like Daughter Edition.

    The funeral pyre on your Faustina I is unlike the ones I've seen before, less like a wedding cake, more elaborate and interesting.

    Jan 15, 2021 at 12:12 PM
  8. thejewk replied to the thread Rare Imitation of Diocletian from London.

    That's a charming little coin, particularly the reverse figure.

    Jan 14, 2021 at 8:30 AM
  9. thejewk liked gsimonel's post in the thread Rare Imitation of Diocletian from London.

    I do not know much about this coin other than the general consensus that it is barbarous. It is definitely unofficial, though: [ATTACH]...

    Pietas2.jpg Jan 14, 2021 at 7:17 AM
  10. thejewk liked DonnaML's post in the thread Another Tyche/Orontes Provincial from Antioch.

    @thejewk, @Jochen1, and @Limes, thanks to all of you for your help!

    Jan 14, 2021 at 5:40 AM
  11. thejewk liked Orfew's post in the thread Flavian Grail Acquired!.

    @David Atherton I am very glad it arrived and that it is now part of your very important Flavian collection. I knew that you would...

    B103E6CE-3840-47FE-AD4B-96C42DB9F7CD.JPG Jan 14, 2021 at 2:47 AM
  12. thejewk replied to the thread Rare Imitation of Diocletian from London.

    @Valentinian I wonder if the weight and marks in the fields mean it was contemporaneous with the T/F//PLN coins that had I/I in the...

    Jan 13, 2021 at 4:03 PM
  13. thejewk liked John Conduitt's post in the thread Rare Imitation of Diocletian from London.

    Very nice. Yes I guess so many coins suddenly started coming out of the London mint (after Carausius set it up) the main reason for all...

    upload_2021-1-13_19-59-37.png Jan 13, 2021 at 3:56 PM
  14. thejewk liked Valentinian's post in the thread Rare Imitation of Diocletian from London.

    I have an ancient imitation of a London follis of Diocletian. [ATTACH] 26 mm. 4.87 grams. (Notice how light it is.) IMP C DIOCLETIANVS...

    Diocletian1GPRmmNoneImit8823.jpg Jan 13, 2021 at 3:19 PM
  15. thejewk replied to the thread Another Tyche/Orontes Provincial from Antioch.

    Nothing of consequence to add Donna other than to say that the club resembles that shown on Commodus' coinage, which would suggest the...

    Jan 13, 2021 at 3:16 PM