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  1. TIF liked Alegandron's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    I was always captivated by these 3 ladies of Capua. During the occupation of Capua, Hannibal promised the Magistrates that should he...

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  2. TIF liked Justin Lee's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    Truly beautiful silver Sabina, Ken! I, like you, tend to have a greater affinity for the bronze, but I wouldn't have passed that coin up...

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  3. TIF liked thejewk's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    My Faustina Jr [ATTACH]

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  4. TIF liked Ken Dorney's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    The only other non-mythological ladies in my collection (apparently they are grossly under-represented): [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  5. TIF liked benhur767's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    [ATTACH] Otacilia Severa (wife of Philip I, mother of Philip II). AR antoninianus, Rome, 249 CE; 21mm, 3.69g, 12h. RIC IV 125c, RSC 4....

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  6. TIF liked Finn235's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    A few ladies who I don't feel get quite as much credit as they deserve Salonina [ATTACH] Galeria Valeria [ATTACH] Fausta [ATTACH]...

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  7. TIF liked Orielensis's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    [ATTACH] Faustina the Younger, Roman Empire, sestertius, ca. 161–164 AD, Rome mint. Obv: [F]AVSTINA AVGV[STA], diademed portrait right....

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  8. TIF liked zumbly's post in the thread Some notes on river gods.

    Wow, both of those provincials are incredible, Jochen. I especially love the composition of the Philippopolis's reverse. I have to say,...

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  9. TIF liked Jochen's post in the thread Some notes on river gods.

    Dear Friends of ancient mythology! I once had a time when I was hunting for coins with river gods. The following coins originate from this...

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  10. TIF liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread Some notes on river gods.

    Hadrian (117-138 A.D.) Alexandria Year 127-128 Type: AE Drachm, 32mm 24.42 grams Obverse: AVT KAI TPAI AAPIA CEB, Laureate draped and...

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  11. TIF liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

    Queen Philistis of Syracuse is probably idealized in this portrait, but if not, she was very glamorous. [ATTACH]

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  12. TIF liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Lovely Ladies.

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  13. TIF liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    This one has a disco dance party going on the pediment: [IMG] Maxentius as Augustus, AD 307-312. Roman billon follis, 6.53 g, 24.6 mm, 10...

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  14. TIF liked zumbly's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    Very nice, AA! The reverse is wonderfully detailed and the she-wolf and twins look very cosy in that pediment. :) [ATTACH]

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  15. TIF liked dougsmit's post in the thread Busy Temple.

    Despite its doubling and flat spots, the wolf pediment is my favorite Maxentius. It is AQP. [ATTACH] There are several others that have...

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