Valentinian's Recent Activity

  1. Valentinian replied to the thread AVCV375 Tiberius Coin.

    @DominicP , maybe still another assertion that it is a fake will remove any doubts you have. It is a definitely a poor fake.

    Apr 25, 2019 at 8:23 PM
  2. Valentinian liked Alegandron's post in the thread My perfect 10 Roman Soldier Emperors, 235-251 AD.

    FANTASTIC @Julius Germanicus ! Your specialty in Sestertii is specatacular! Well done. Here is my incomplete rag-tag Team paraphrasing...

    RI Maximinus Thrax 235-238 CE AR Denarius Victory stndg.jpg RI Maximinus Thrax JUNIOR 236-238 AE Sestertius Rome mint priestly emblems.jpg RI Pupienus AR denarius bust r Concordia throne patera dbl cornucopiae Seaby 6.JPG upload_2019-4-23_9-47-25.png RI Gordian III 238-244 CE AE As 25mm Hercules S-C.jpg RI Philip I 244-249 CE AR Ant radiate zoo Antelope SAECVLARES 1000 yr anniv Rome.jpg RI Philip II 244-249 Nisibis Mesopotamia-farthest EAST Temple sinister left.jpg RI Trajan Decius 249-251 CE AR Ant Dacia draco standard.jpg Apr 25, 2019 at 4:16 PM
  3. Valentinian liked Marsyas Mike's post in the thread My perfect 10 Roman Soldier Emperors, 235-251 AD.

    Wow. I really like sestertii from this era and these are just splendid. In order to provide comic relief for the Perfect 10 ideal, here...

    Lot - Trajan Dec & T Bon Sest Mar 2019 (0).jpg Apr 25, 2019 at 11:43 AM
  4. Valentinian liked Julius Germanicus's post in the thread My perfect 10 Roman Soldier Emperors, 235-251 AD.

    After managing to acquire both Gordian I and II and to upgrade all of the other rulers from the beginning of the Age of the Soldier...

    Bildschirmfoto 2019-04-22 um 00.19.48.jpg Bildschirmfoto 2019-04-22 um 00.54.50.jpg Apr 25, 2019 at 11:43 AM
  5. Valentinian liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread Rarity of Ancient Coins..

    This is me, pretty much. I collect what I like, and am not really hung up on relative rarity, though that information is always nice to...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 9:33 AM
  6. Valentinian liked EWC3's post in the thread Rarity of Ancient Coins..

    Ha! Yes! In the late 19th century British collectors in India were keen and sophisticated. But later, their collections seemed often...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 9:33 AM
  7. Valentinian liked Terence Cheesman's post in the thread Rarity of Ancient Coins..

    I won this coin which was in Kuenker Auction 318 and it finally arrived on Thursday[ATTACH] So I look up the coin in the new RIC and find...

    Lot 1149.jpg Apr 24, 2019 at 5:14 PM
  8. Valentinian liked dougsmit's post in the thread Constantine VII replaces Romanus I (Byzantine).

    This legend is ἐν τούτῳ νίκα In This Conquer, the Greek version of In Hoc Signo Vinces. Constans II SB1000. Sear says they were dated at...

    rz0370bb0333.jpg Apr 24, 2019 at 1:39 PM
  9. Valentinian liked Alegandron's post in the thread Common Medieval Coins: Info Thread.

    Here is a cool one from the Late Middle Ages that defines present day ridiculous ju-ju about Friday the 13th: :) [ATTACH] FRANCE...

    upload_2019-4-24_8-37-56.png Apr 24, 2019 at 10:42 AM
  10. Valentinian liked Orfew's post in the thread Common Medieval Coins: Info Thread.

    When I first started collection mediaeval coins my focus was on historical figures I recognized and was interested in. This included Edward...

    Edward I.png Apr 24, 2019 at 10:41 AM
  11. Valentinian liked Orielensis's post in the thread Common Medieval Coins: Info Thread.

    What: “Hand heller” (German: Händleinheller, Händelheller, Handheller) Who, where, and when: Holy Roman Empire, imperial mint at...

    MA – Heller 1.png MA – Heller 1.png MA – Heller 2.png Sachsenspiegel (detail).png 800px-Wappen_Schwaebisch_Hall.svg.png Apr 24, 2019 at 10:40 AM
  12. Valentinian liked Orielensis's post in the thread Common Medieval Coins: Info Thread.

    Medieval numismatics can feel a bit like a swamp to novice collectors: impossible to navigate, easy to get stuck in, full of alligators and...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 10:40 AM
  13. Valentinian liked Roman Collector's post in the thread Rarity of Ancient Coins..

    That, my friend, is for you and @maridvnvm to write. @Valentinian nailed it exactly, didn't he?!

    Apr 24, 2019 at 10:23 AM
  14. Valentinian liked TIF's post in the thread Rarity of Ancient Coins..

    Warren, that page is one of my favorites among the multitude of useful topics on your website :). In addition to the hilarious and...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 10:23 AM
  15. Valentinian liked arnoldoe's post in the thread Constantine VII replaces Romanus I (Byzantine).

    Here are my bronzes from Constantine VII / Romanus [ATTACH] 1 Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus with Zoe. Struck 914-919. SB 1758. 2:...

    upload_2019-4-24_1-36-9.png Apr 24, 2019 at 10:21 AM