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Author Topic: Guys, here is my newest, a few I am lookin at. Straw Vote??!!  (Read 608 times)

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Guys, here is my newest, a few I am lookin at. Straw Vote??!!
« on: October 11, 2012, 08:38:38 pm »
This is what I bought today, and it is an iteresting story, but was by accident, but my accidental price was LOOOOWWWW

CAPPADOCIA CAESAREA

Marcus Aurelius, 161-180. Large bronze, 28mm. AD 170.
AE  AUTOKR KAIC M AURHL - ANT&N'INOC C'B Laureate head r.
Rev. DHMARCIK - 'OUC KD (= trib. pot. 24). Bare head r. of Zeus Ammon with beard and ram's horn.
E. A. Sydenham, The Coinage of Caesarea in Cappadocia (1933), 88, 341. SNG Cop. 245. Rare

The next 3 are ones I am about to pull the trigger on.  Love a yeah or nay!!

1.Markianopolis,Elagabalus, Bronze 26 mm
Obv.Laureate head right
Rev.Asklepios standing holding entwined staff
9.2 grm

2.Elagabalus (218-222 AD), Gabala, Syria AE 23
AT (sic) K M A AVR ANTWNIN. Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / GABA-L-EW*N, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. 23mm, 7.8 grams. SNG Cop. 317; Lindgren I, 2056

3.AUGUSTUS AE 25mm. Struck at BERYTUS, Phoenicia. Restoration issue struck during the time of TRAJAN. DIVOS AVGVSTVS, bare headed bust facing right. Reverse - COL IVL AVG BER, Founder plowing with two oxen right. 25mm, thick flan, quite heavy at 15.1g.

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Re: Guys, here is my newest, a few I am lookin at. Straw Vote??!!
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2012, 02:51:46 am »
Ave!

Thumbs up! Great buys. Wax and flip.

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