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  1. TIF liked Nemo's post in the thread An Ordinary Average Denarius.

    Great pickup David. We all appreciate the specialists like you and Doug, who add the extra to the ordinary. Here is one of my most special...

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  2. TIF liked Mikey Zee's post in the thread An Ordinary Average Denarius.

    I LOVE all the 'average' coins posted!! Hmm, is that because more than half of my collection falls into that 'category'?? Shifting gears,...

    sev Alex asclepius.jpg Aug 16, 2017 at 10:48 AM
  3. TIF liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread An Ordinary Average Denarius.

    I like it! (I like Joe Walsh, too.) Here was my example of that type, from my old 12 Caesars set. It was a nice bright coin. [IMG]

    Aug 16, 2017 at 10:47 AM
  4. TIF liked dougsmit's post in the thread An Ordinary Average Denarius.

    Relatively few of us collect ancients 'by date'. Your coin is only ordinary if you ignore the dates on it making it what a US collector...

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  5. TIF liked Sallent's post in the thread An Ordinary Average Denarius.

    That is a nice Domitian. Nothing wrong with being "average". Here is my only Domitian, which I believe was struck in 87 AD. [ATTACH]

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  6. TIF liked zumbly's post in the thread Deities and Personifications A-Z.

    Is it "O" day? I'm still looking for an Ops, but for now I have an Oceanus... [ATTACH] HADRIAN AR Denarius. 2.98g, 19.1mm. Rome mint, AD...

    Hadrian - Den Oceanus.jpg Aug 16, 2017 at 10:21 AM
  7. TIF liked zumbly's post in the thread Roman Provincial Coin Cities-- How many can we cover?.

    ODESSUS [ATTACH] SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS Posthumous Issue. AE25. 7.75g, 24.7mm, THRACE, Odessus, struck after AD 211 under Caracalla & Geta....

    Septimius Severus - Odessos.jpg Aug 16, 2017 at 10:20 AM
  8. TIF replied to the thread Roman Provincial Coin Cities-- How many can we cover?.

    Anyone have an O city?

    Aug 16, 2017 at 10:03 AM
  9. TIF liked Deacon Ray's post in the thread Demetrios I.

    I think these Seleucid Kings bottle cap coins are really cool! I wanted this one because it's so large. The portrait is very beautiful...

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  10. TIF liked zumbly's post in the thread Looking For A Reputable Dealer In Ancients?.

    I'll add a link to Brian Bucklan's store. He's a member here and he'll have a ton of interesting coins that fall within your budget range:...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:40 AM
  11. TIF liked randygeki's post in the thread Caracalla on Horseback.

    This was a long time wish list coin that popped up at my local shop recently. If I remember correctly, is signifies the invasion of...

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  12. TIF liked randygeki's post in the thread Hadrian Sestertius in Upcoming Auction.

    In some cases, it's kinda like telling the difference in style between morgans, and silver rounds. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  13. TIF liked Andres2's post in the thread An Ordinary Average Denarius.

    My Average ,ordinary, 13 in a dozen Domitian Minerva denarius: [ATTACH]

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  14. TIF liked David Atherton's post in the thread An Ordinary Average Denarius.

    I suppose this coin is not anything too exciting. However, I did have it saved in my eBay favourites for 2 years(!) before noticing last...

    D688a.JPG Aug 16, 2017 at 6:37 AM
  15. TIF liked ancientone's post in the thread Deities and Personifications A-Z.

    Is it just me or does Doug's Septimius look like him? Late M: An unknown figure that RPC has ID'd as "Man naked running l. to altar,...

    Patras.jpg Aug 16, 2017 at 1:43 AM