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Republic and Imperatorial


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Coins from the Republic and Imperatorial eras

42 files, last one added on May 12, 2017

Mark Antony


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Marcus Antonius beter known as Mark Antony was a member of the Antonia gens. Antony was born in Rome, around 83 BC. His father was Marcus Antonius Creticus, the son of the great rhetorician Marcus Antonius Orator executed by Gaius Marius' supporters in 86 BC. Through his mother, Julia Antonia, he was a distant cousin of Julius Caesar.

40 files, last one added on Apr 12, 2016

Julio-Claudians 1st Century


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early Imperial and Provincial coins from Augustus to Nero

40 files, last one added on May 05, 2017

Civil War-Flavians


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The civil war to Vespasian Titus and Domitian

87 files, last one added on Jun 24, 2017

Adoptive and Antonine Emperors of the 2nd Century


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Nerva to Commodus

15 files, last one added on May 12, 2017

Severan's to the Illyrian Emperor's of the 3rd Century


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14 files, last one added on Jan 25, 2014

Diocletian to the Byzantine Emperor's


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25 files, last one added on May 11, 2017

Italy, Greece & the rest!


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29 files, last one added on Jun 25, 2017

Places in and Around Rome


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Places of historical intrest in Rome and Pompeii. I tried to use images that gave a feel for what life might have been like at the end of the Republic and the early Imperial period.

25 files, last one added on Oct 08, 2007

Artifacts


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32 files, last one added on Jun 22, 2017

SOLD COINS


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Coins that were once mine

114 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2016

 

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Last additions - Jay GT4's Gallery
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Athens Tetradrachm27 viewsArchaic head of Athena r., with almond shaped eye, wearing crested helmet
ornamented with three olive leaves and floral scroll, wire necklace, round
earring.

ΑΘΕ right
owl standing right, head facing, erect in posture, prong tail, to left olive twig
and crescent, all within incuse square

Athens 449-413 BC

16.74g

SNG Copenhagen 31; Sear 2526

Ex-Calgary Coin
4 commentsJay GT4Jun 25, 2017
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Domitian denarius RIC 149542 viewsCAESAR AVG F DOMITIANVS
Laureate head right

FIDES PVBL
Hands clasped over caduceus, two poppies and two corn ears

Uncertain eastern "O" mint

76 AD

3.21g

RIC 1495 (R)

Ex-TC collection, Ex-Calgary Coin
8 commentsJay GT4Jun 24, 2017
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Faience Ushabti17 viewsEgyptian Faience Ushabti

Beautiful turquoise color. Some earthen deposits remain. Great features.

circa 600 BC

10.80cm

49.32g

Ex-Zurgieh

To avoid undue work in the afterlife, Egyptians had themselves buried with numerous ushabtis, figurines that were intended to answer the summons of Osiris in place of the deceased. Ushabtis were usually mummiform, but their intention to work was made clear by the hoe usually carried over their shoulders and the basket on their backs. They were commonly inscribed with the name of the deceased inserted into the sixth chapter of the Book of the Dead.
5 commentsJay GT4Jun 22, 2017
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Bruttium, The Bretti, drachm24 viewsdiademed, draped and winged bust of Nike right, at left Club and crescent

BPETTIΩN
River-god Aisaros/Dionysos standing, crowning himself, holding cloak and scepter, at right Snake and Σ.

216-214 BC

4.60g

HNItaly 1961 SNG Copenhagen

Second Punic War issue

Ex-Calgary Coin


3 commentsJay GT4Jun 03, 2017
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RIC 271 Domitian denarius22 viewsCAESAR DIVI F DOMITIANVS COS VII
Laureate head right

PRINCEPS IVVENTVTIS
Seat draped; above Corinthian helmet

Rome, 80-81 AD (after the deification of Vespasian)

3.40g

RIC 271 (C2)

Ex-Stack's, Ex-Calgary Coin
5 commentsJay GT4Jun 03, 2017
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RIC 1554 Vespasian denarius41 viewsIMP CAES VESP AVG PM COS IIII
Laureate head right

CONCORDIA AVGVSTI
Concordia seated left with patera and cornucopiae

Antioch, 72-73 AD

3.11g

RIC 1554 (R2)
7 commentsJay GT4May 18, 2017
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90 BC Calpurnius Piso25 viewsLaureate head of Apollo right

L PISO FRVGI
Naked horseman galloping to the right holding palm-branch
CXXXI ? in exergue

Rome 90 BC

3.71g

Sear 235

"This extraordinarily large and complex issue represents one of the principal war coinages of the Romans during the conflict with the Marsic Confederation. The control-Marks are legion and consist of letters, mumerals and symbols in a multitude of combinations on the obverse and reverse" SEAR Millenium Edition
3 commentsJay GT4May 12, 2017
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Juba I of Numidia denarius20 viewsREX IVBA
Diademed and draped bust right, sceptre over shoulder

Neo-punic inscription, octastyle temple

Utica, Mauretania
60-46 BC

3.34g
Mazard 85

Double stuck

New Photo
3 commentsJay GT4May 12, 2017
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Trajan's column denarius20 viewsIMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC PM TR P COS VI PP
Laureate head of Trajan right

SPQR OPTIMO PRINCIPI
Trajan's column with eagles on its base

Rome 115 AD

RSC 558

3.16g

Ex-Aegean

New Photo
1 commentsJay GT4May 12, 2017
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Constantius II Gold solidus37 viewsDN CONSTANTIVS P F AVG
Diademed head of Constantius II right.

GLORIA REI PVBLICAE
Roma and Constantinopolis enthroned, facing each other, supporting wreath inscribed VOT XXXX, ANTΘ in exergue.

Antioch, 9th officina, ca. AD 355-361

3.96g

RIC VIII 172; Depeyrot 12/1.

Freed from an NGC holder! Quite a lovely coin in hand.

SOLD to Calgary Coin June 2017

4 commentsJay GT4May 11, 2017
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RIC 1496 Domitian denarius58 viewsCAESAR AVG F DOMITIANVS
laureate head right, small 'o' below neck truncation

PON MAX TR P COS IIII
winged caduceus.

Uncertain eastern "O" mint
76 AD

3.24g

RIC II 1496 (R2); BMCRE II, 489; RSC II, 369; RPC II, 1469.

Apart from the COS IIII, these titles are appropriate for Vespasian, not Domitian as Caesar

7 commentsJay GT4May 10, 2017
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Augustus denarius60 viewsAVGVSTVS DIVI F
Bare head of Augustus right

IMP XII
Bull butting left

3.72g

Lugdunum 15 - 13 BC

RIC I, 189a

Rare bull butting left

Ex-ANE
3 commentsJay GT4May 05, 2017
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89 BC Sabinus16 viewsSABIN, T/A as monogram
Bearded head of king Tatius right

L.TITVRI
Two Roman soldiers each carrying away a Sabinian woman

Rome 89 BC

3.71g

Ex-William McDonald collection

Crawford 344/1a: Sydenham 698; Tituria 1
1 commentsJay GT4May 05, 2017
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137 BC Sextus Pompeius22 viewsHelmeted head of Roma right, X below chin, jug behind

FOSTLVS SEX POM
ROMA in Ex.
She-wolf standing rightsuckling the twins Romulus and Remus, fig tree in background with three birds, the shepherd Faustulus standing right behind

Rome 137 BC
Sear 112
CRR 461

ex-ANE

This moneyer was the husband of Lucilia (sister of the poet C. Lucilius) and father to Cn. Pompeius Sex. f Strabo, and grandfather of Pompeius Magnus (Pompey the Great). He may also have been praetor in 119 BC.
2 commentsJay GT4May 05, 2017
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110 BC Ap Claudius Pulcher, T Mallius and Q Urbinius17 viewsHead of Roma right quadrangular device containing circle behind

Rev. Victory in triga right
AP CL T MAL Q VR
MAL and VR in monogram)

Sear 176
Rome 11/110 BC

This coin depicts the rare three horse chariot the triga. The only other example being on a serrated denarii of C. Naevius Balbus in the time of Sulla
1 commentsJay GT4May 05, 2017
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RIC 244 Vespasian AE Sestertius.21 viewsIMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG PM TR PPP COS III
Laureate head of Vespasian right

ROMA
Roma standing left holding Victory and spear

Rome 71 AD

23.61g

RIC II 244 (C2); Sear 2331

From the Enrico collection
2 commentsJay GT4May 05, 2017

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Lucania, Thourioi Stater79 viewsHead of Athena right wearing Attic helmet decorated with Skylla holding trident

ΘΟΥΡΙΩΝ
Bull butting right, solid exurgal line below HR monogram above

c. 420-400 BC

6.74g

SNG ANS-1041-2 var


Ex Superior, 30 May 1995, lot 7072 (Lewis Egnew Collection), ex-HJB
4 commentsJay GT4
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RIC 776 Vespasian Cista Mystica denarius18 viewsIMP CAESAR VESPASIANVS AVG.
Laureate head right.

PON MAX TR P COS VI.
Victory standing left upon cista mystica, holding wreath and palm frond; coiled serpent to left and right.

Rome 75 AD

2.93g

RIC≤ 776 (R).


Minted in Rome but likely intended for circulation in the East. The reverse copies the earlier quinarii of Augustus and the Cistophoric tetradrachms of Ephesus.
1 commentsJay GT4
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Julian II40 viewsDN FL C IVLIANVS P F AVG
pearl-diademed, draped, & cuirassed bust right

SECVRITAS REIPVB
bull standing right; palm branch-TESA-palm branch in ex.

8.37g

Thessalonica
360-363 A.D.

RIC 225

New Photo
1 commentsJay GT4
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Valentinian 1103 viewsDN VALENTINANVS PF AV

GLORIA ROMANORVM
Emperor walking right holding labarum and dragging captive

364-375 A.D.
Titus Pullo