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« on: August 10, 2019, 03:03:13 pm »

I really love acquiring coins that have a hint of mystery. My latest is one such piece. http://www.forumancientcoins.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pos=-157335

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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2019, 03:25:47 pm »

That reverse is very interesting David, but I find myself attracted to these radiate portraits of Domitian.
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« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2019, 09:57:09 pm »

Very nice rarity.  I was gonna bid but got tied up with other things and then forgot.  Glad you got it!
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2019, 02:03:40 am »

Wow, interesting, reverse and interpretation,  Wink

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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2019, 02:05:37 am »

Very interesting reverse

similar with my Hadrian's

http://www.forumancientcoins.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pos=-116684

http://www.forumancientcoins.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pos=-154078



 
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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2019, 03:57:28 am »

Thanks everyone for the kind comments.

Quote from: okidoki on August 11, 2019, 02:05:37 am

I love seeing how Flavian reverse types were continued in later reigns. Excellent coins!
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« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2019, 09:03:13 pm »

Sweet => man, those are great examples, David & Oki (thanks for posting)

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« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2019, 06:54:26 am »

Sweet => man, those are great examples, David & Oki (thanks for posting)

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