Discussion in 'Ancient Coins' started by ancient times, Oct 16, 2019.
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Sorry, I thought people could click on the pictures and make them bigger, I will start posting them full size, thanks for the reply
@ancient times .
Here is one of my favorites:
RI Trajan AR Denarius 98-117 Riding Horse
Oops, he must had fallen off his camel...
RI Trajan CE 98-117 AR drachm Struck CE 114-116 Arabia Petraea Bostra - Camel SNG ANS 1158
Nice, I really like the camel one!
..i can ..nice one!...i have a Nerva from the place for 'the good'emperors in bronze..i always thought Antioch made purdy coins
Some of my favorite Roman coins are sestertii of Trajan. RIC 642 Woytek 590v3 Obv. Bust of Trajan right laureate and draped Rv. Emperor standing right flanked by the personifications of Mesopotania to left and the Tigris and Euphrates to right 116-117 A.D. 28.37 grms 34mm
Trajan. A.D. 98-117.
Roman orichalcum as, 8.49 g, 23.5 mm, 6 h.
Struck in Rome for circulation in Syria (?); Struck in Antioch (?), AD 115/16.
Obv: IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GERM, radiate and draped bust right; c/m: bucranium within incuse punch.
Rev: DAC PARTHICO P M TR POT XX COS VI P P around laurel wreath enclosing large SC.
Refs: RIC 647; BMCRE 1094; Cohen 123; RCV 3243; Woytek 937v; McAlee 509; Strack 479; BN 953-5. For c/m: Pangerl 63; Howgego 294.
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