Future numismatist in the making

Discussion in 'Ancient Coins' started by kazuma78, May 28, 2020.

  1. kazuma78

    kazuma78 Supporter! Supporter

    My wife and I have been hoping for a baby the last 18 months and after 3 miscarriages last year, we weren't sure if it was going to happen. She is now almost 28 weeks pregnant with our son and brought me these today. They were supposed to be for fathers day but she was so excited about them she couldn't help but show them to me now.
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    I've also been reading to them both at night out of the book Ancient Selfies. Getting him started early!! I just thought I would share because I was tickled by this. :)
     
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  3. Nicholas Molinari

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  4. Alegandron

    Alegandron "ΤΩΙ ΚΡΑΤΙΣΤΩΙ..." ΜΕΓΑΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΣ, June 323 BCE Supporter

    Wonderful news!
     
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  5. ancient coin hunter

    ancient coin hunter Trajan Decius

    Congrats. Great news! Cute clothing.
     
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  6. kazuma78

    kazuma78 Supporter! Supporter

    Thanks! She's due August 22nd, so I'll have to try to remember to post a picture once hes wearing them.
     
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  7. QuintupleSovereign

    QuintupleSovereign Well-Known Member

    To complement that onesie on the right, see if you can get ahold of one of those silver-dollar baby teethers :)
     
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  8. kazuma78

    kazuma78 Supporter! Supporter

    That would be cool, is that a real thing?
     
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  9. Johndakerftw

    Johndakerftw Mr. Rogers is My Hero

    Major congrats, kazuma!! All the best!!

    You’ll also need a onesie with TIF’s slab breakers.

    Erin
     
  10. Inspector43

    Inspector43 72 Year Collector

    While you are reading to "both" of them I'm sure you are inputting some subliminal messages regarding things on your bucket list.
     
  11. Ryro

    Ryro You'll never be lovelier than you are now... Supporter

    BIG CONGRATULATIONS!!! It is something special when my little 4 YO guy says things like, "What a cute little coin." or "That ones "silber".
    Aside for my pop he is the next closest person I have to talk about coins with.
     
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  12. kazuma78

    kazuma78 Supporter! Supporter

    That would be awesome!
     
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  13. QuintupleSovereign

    QuintupleSovereign Well-Known Member

    Weird as it may sound; I think I came across a picture in an old coin clinic book with a Morgan dollar bearing teeth marks. Supposedly, it was too big for a baby to swallow?
     
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  14. kazuma78

    kazuma78 Supporter! Supporter

    Absolutely. Makes it easier to use money outside of my coin budget if I can convince my wife I "Need" a coin and she knows the history of it and finds it somewhat interesting also.
     
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  15. Pishpash

    Pishpash Supporter! Supporter

    Many congratulations!
     
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  16. TIF

    TIF Always learning. Supporter

    Fantastic!! Congratulations to you both :).

    Awesome onsies :D.
     
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  17. TIF

    TIF Always learning. Supporter

    I'll see if I have enough leftover fabric :)
     
  18. AncientJoe

    AncientJoe Supporter! Supporter

    Congratulations!!
     
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  19. kazuma78

    kazuma78 Supporter! Supporter

    Oh, I didnt realize you had fabric made. That's really cool!
     
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  20. TIF

    TIF Always learning. Supporter

    There are several print-on-demand fabric suppliers. You supply the design and have it printed on raw yardage.

    I made a few shirts from the Crack 'Em Out design. I've also made a scarf with ancient coins (silk fabric), other ancient coin shirts, and a necktie. The tie turned out really well and someday I hope to get back to that project since many of you expressed interest. I had begun to accumulate coin photos of CT members who wanted a tie and I was going to make CT ancient coin neckties for interested buyers.
     
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  21. Alegandron

    Alegandron "ΤΩΙ ΚΡΑΤΙΣΤΩΙ..." ΜΕΓΑΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΣ, June 323 BCE Supporter

    Oh, wow! My second girl was born a couple days after that in TN. It was 101 that day, and all the humidity with it! Hope it is a pleasant time for you Two.
     
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