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  1. Theodosius liked Agricantus's post in the thread I Couldn't Resist.

    Here's a Domitiantus destertius that called me. Not a 'choice award' winner in the surfaces category. But I love it. I read somewhere...

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  2. Theodosius liked galba68's post in the thread MD after a long time.

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  3. Theodosius liked Inspector43's post in the thread Circulation W mint mark.

    Just as @green18 said, do your homework. I would not turn down any coin or path that is within your budget or interest until you find...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 8:37 AM
  4. Theodosius liked mikenoodle's post in the thread Circulation W mint mark.

    The best way to start is with books. And Internet forums, and coin clubs and coin shows. We all have a learning curve in this hobby,...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 8:36 AM
  5. Theodosius liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Meet LordM & Aethelred if you're in the Asheville, NC area Monday, June 24..

    I intend to spend all day in Michael Swoveland (@Aethelred's) coin shop, WNC Coins, on Monday, June 24th. [IMG] The address is:...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 7:06 AM
  6. Theodosius liked DorkNerd's post in the thread LordM & Friends Coin Giveaway, June, 2019 (5 prize lots from 3 donors! 2 gold coins!).

    Entry post: 2,1,3,4,5 I really like collecting old roman coins. I just work too much during the summer to keep up with it. Can't wait...

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  7. Theodosius liked Severus Alexander's post in the thread Finally got the Augustus denarius I wanted..

    Congrats, great coin!! And nice job spotting the rare variety. :cigar: Quinarius and denarius: [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  8. Theodosius liked Orfew's post in the thread Finally got the Augustus denarius I wanted..

    I have been looking for one of these for 2 years. It seems fitting that I landed this one on my 4 year anniversary on Cointalk. Many...

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  9. Theodosius liked johnmilton's post in the thread Why are the Irish King John pennies “common?”.

    I have been reading the book The Plantagenets by Dan Jones. In one of the chapters about King John, who ruled from 1199 to 1216, he...

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  10. Theodosius liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Can someone please help me with this?.

    Well, yes and no. I recommend this article. The coins commonly sold as "widow's mites" are these prutot (plural of prutah) of Alexander...

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  11. Theodosius liked Sallent's post in the thread Update to "Confessions of a Numismatics Sinner".

    Update : My first batch of homemade tags has been completed, including with the name of my collection on the reverse.... [ATTACH] It's...

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  12. Theodosius liked Sallent's post in the thread Update to "Confessions of a Numismatics Sinner".

    Nonsense, I've kept track of it all...so far I've put about 16 hours over a 2 week period into the whole thing, and with the coins I've...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:28 AM
  13. Theodosius liked Sallent's post in the thread Update to "Confessions of a Numismatics Sinner".

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] So far I've organized the Greek, Roman Republic, and imperial coins through the 1st Century CE. I need to get working...

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  14. Theodosius liked Johnnie Black's post in the thread Update to "Confessions of a Numismatics Sinner".

    Good thread. I enjoy seeing the different storing methods. I still use an album that holds flips but I have a small collection. I can...

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  15. Theodosius liked Sallent's post in the thread Julian: The Beard and the Bull.

    I do a little stargazing myself... [ATTACH] Though these days I find myself spending more time gazing at our own star instead with my...

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