Valentinian's Recent Activity

  1. Valentinian attached a file to the thread rarest lucius verus denarius/ merry christmas.

    [ATTACH] @ro1974 shows this type with TRP II instead of III. RIC says they are both common.

    LuciusVerusPROVDEOR.jpg Feb 22, 2019 at 11:01 PM
  2. Valentinian replied to the thread Name that Person.

    I agree.

    Feb 22, 2019 at 10:53 PM
  3. Valentinian attached a file to the thread Haimos - the Mountain God.

    Here is one like the one @PeteB showed. [ATTACH] This one is 27 mm and 11.55 grams. As @Jochen wrote: obv. AVT Λ CEΠT. - CEVHP ΠEP rev....

    SeptimiusSeverus3provNicopolis0544.jpg Feb 22, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  4. Valentinian liked Julius Germanicus's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    I have only five coins that I spent a "significant amount" of money on (for me, that would be more than 500 Euros, a sum that would be...

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  5. Valentinian liked Alegandron's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    Love those early and tough to find early Post-Reform Denarii / Quinarii: [ATTACH] RR AR Denarius 214-208 BCE Roma R X behind - Dioscuri R...

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  6. Valentinian liked Fugio1's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    This topic has been in my mind recently. In my collection area, Early Roman silver, for me to pay a premium, the coin generally needs to...

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  7. Valentinian liked Terence Cheesman's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    This coin is a drachm of Septimius Severus minted at the city of Petra. It is unique. Not only that it is part of a series that is known...

    petra6d1.jpg Feb 22, 2019 at 6:03 PM
  8. Valentinian liked Alegandron's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    Poll: None of the above. My motivation is History. Some of my collection satisfy my needs for niche coinage representing some...

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  9. Valentinian liked TypeCoin971793's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    I would, naturally, pay more for coins with these attributes, like for this Fiorino. I could have gotten a lesser/later style for half as...

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  10. Valentinian liked Finn235's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    Doesn't have to be strictly Roman; they just make the best examples because many of the categories don't apply to Greek or non-classical...

    imgonline-com-ua-twotoone-PJpMTvGrCWX778t.jpg 20171205_Cherronesos-Diobol.jpg Aiolis kyme trihemiobol eagle incuse.jpg Cyprus Pnytos hemiobol.jpg imgonline-com-ua-twotoone-TkCp2ZLXAJ.jpg Kelenderis obol mule.jpg Cilicia uncertain obol head right eagle on lion.jpg Feb 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM
  11. Valentinian liked TIF's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    Based on your poll and post, I'm guessing your context is within the Roman Imperial milieu. I like it when a coin I've bought is regarded...

    Feb 22, 2019 at 5:59 PM
  12. Valentinian liked Finn235's post in the thread Rarity: What makes you pay more?.

    Yesterday on ebay I was watching a coin as a potential upgrade/addition to my collection. It went above my bid, and I wasn't interested in...

    Didius julianus denarius concord militvm.jpg Julia Maesa AE As Pudicitia RIC 419.jpg Clodius albinus augustus genio lugdunum.jpg Claudius II FIDES EXERCITI.jpg Feb 22, 2019 at 5:58 PM
  13. Valentinian liked TIF's post in the thread Aspendus Stater has Hoplite and Triskeles !.

    Yes... yes it does :D. I'll toss in another coin with a more prominent triskeles and, for extra credit, a nude hoplite :D. The triskeles...

    Feb 22, 2019 at 11:30 AM
  14. Valentinian liked Victor_Clark's post in the thread Fake seller thread.

    Who are you? Do you have an axe to grind? I am a Vcoins dealer and to issue such a broad statement about avoiding Vcoins is wrong. Vcoins...

    Feb 22, 2019 at 11:28 AM
  15. Valentinian liked galba68's post in the thread Yesterday Md finds.

    A.Pius dupondius, fortuna obsequens, Trajan as, two nikea bronze of A.Severus, antoninianii, small bronze and Bela IV.. [ATTACH]

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