Roman coins were holed for many reasons; including use as jewelry. Often they were holed to string together so they would not get lost. I have...
Of course there have been ancient coins found in the New World. I was specifically talking about ancients brought to the New World for use as stop...
but where is the proof of all these 4th century LRB's found in the New World?
I do have two LRB's used in Spain in the 1600's that were...
Where in the paper you uploaded does it talk about this?
The top coin looks like an unofficial FEL TEMP REPARATIO fallen horseman.
here's is an official example; but yours is much smaller and...
your second coin reminds me of the coin below; but a reverse image would help.
Sikyonia. Sikyon Æ12 / Dove
Date: 330-270 BC
Your first coin is Licinius II
like the coin below
DN VAL LICIN LICINIVS NOB...
That is a standard function on Vcoins. Not every dealer uses it; but I bet most do. After your search in a store, there is a middle box on the...
I have a Gallienus and Constantine I coin, each countermarked as a 4 maravedis (crown over IIII) in the 1600's under King Philip IV of Spain....
It is the only known example.
I must have made up the bit about DiMarzio...the author is actually Ken Elks. Here is a link to his website--...
There are plenty of Constantine coins I would rather have than a denarius. I will give two shiny denarii for examples of the Constantine coin...
the article said “All the coins were in an excellent and rare state of preservation”
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