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  1. TIF liked randygeki's post in the thread Opened: a 40 year old 'slab'.

    After it was delivered to the Nashville post office 5 times, I finally got mine \(^_^)/ [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  2. TIF liked dougsmit's post in the thread Catching up on some coin photography.

    Good group. Keep working and you'll get caught up just in time to start over thinking you can do even better. That is the story of my...

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  3. TIF liked Ancientnoob's post in the thread Big Willy at Willimantic - How I Went Medieval.

    Wew..its been a while. I was convinced to go to a coin show with @Collect89 and a mutual friend not to far away in Willimantic, CT. I...

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  4. TIF liked dougsmit's post in the thread What is a good price for Tiberius Tribute Penny - VF-XF.

    Terms like VF and EF are meaningless with these coins. There are lightly worn but boldly struck, perfect surfaced and great style coins...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 9:40 PM
  5. TIF liked Pishpash's post in the thread Honorius - Three Emperors.

    Not in the best shape, a bit ragged, but I like the detail - and don't you just want to pinch that chubby cheek? [IMG] [IMG] Honorius...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 7:50 PM
  6. TIF liked zumbly's post in the thread Honorius - Three Emperors.

    Love those three little emperors on the reverse, Pish. I think I got lucky with this one. [IMG] THEODOSIUS II AE4 2.18g, 16.5mm...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 7:50 PM
  7. TIF liked Mikey Zee's post in the thread --A Four Gram Denarius of Septimius Severus?.

    To be more precise, a 3.94 gram denarius of 19/18 mm---the size within the usual range, but the weight seemingly atypical for this period....

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  8. TIF liked Deacon Ray's post in the thread The worst reason for buying a coin.

    I purchased this coin because I fell in love with her face. The coin wasn't cheap! If I buy every coin that I see with a pretty face on it...

    JULIA.jpg Mar 28, 2017 at 7:20 PM
  9. TIF liked zumbly's post in the thread Catching up on some coin photography.

    In a post I just made in another thread, I mentioned an old coin in my collection which I hadn't photographed yet. It's definitely been a...

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  10. TIF liked Evan8's post in the thread Augustus Denarius.

    Alright, so this is only my second posting in ancients and am still fairly new with them. Excuse any errors I may make. Just got this in...

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  11. TIF liked David Atherton's post in the thread Caracalla didrachm.

    Interesting style on that one! I like it. Plus, I learned a new word today - 'spoolies'!

    Mar 28, 2017 at 9:25 AM
  12. TIF liked dougsmit's post in the thread Claudius senior sestertius.

    I have never heard the terms Senior and Junior used in this way so I assume it is a convention from your country. I am accustomed to...

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  13. TIF liked Ancientnoob's post in the thread Normal relief on the obverse & inverse relief on the reverse.

    Italy, Bruttium, Kroton Anonymous Civic Coinage (BC 530-520) AR Nomos 24 mm x 7.77 grams Obverse ϘPO left field, Lion legged Tripod center...

    KrotonNomos.jpg Mar 28, 2017 at 5:20 AM
  14. TIF liked stevex6's post in the thread The worst reason for buying a coin.

    Way back in the day, I invented this thing called "SMACKDOWN" ... yah, it was on another coin-site ... anyway ... The idea was that the...

    Her Et Ant.jpg Mar 27, 2017 at 5:30 PM
  15. TIF liked medoraman's post in the thread The worst reason for buying a coin.

    I would say the only true "worst reason to buy a coin" is that you feel you have to. The mindset that someone else gets to dictate what you...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 5:16 PM