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The Members' Gallery / Re: Quadrans's gallery, new addition:
« Last post by quadrans on Today at 02:21:35 am »
Thank you, Jay,  👍


Joe
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Identification Help / Thelosphorus
« Last post by Waldemar S on Today at 01:33:09 am »
Hello gentlemen
I have a problem with this provincial , is it Commodus of Hadrianeia ?










































































































































 
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Identification Help / Re: Unknown Greek with Poseidon
« Last post by Libanus93 on Today at 12:47:07 am »
Thank you Sir!

Byzantion showed up on some of my searches, but nothing of this type.  I can see the Magistrate's name now-- :Greek_Pi: :Greek_Upsilon: :Greek_Theta_2: :Greek_Omicron: :Greek_Delta: :Greek_Omega: and perhaps  :Greek_Pi: :Greek_Iota: (a date?) to the right of the prow?  Interesting!  I will do a bit more research this week.
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Ancient Coin Forum / Re: Meepzorp's coin website
« Last post by Meepzorp on Today at 12:24:56 am »
Hi folks,

Today, I swapped out 5 sub-par (blurry) Greek Sicily photos (Syracuse).

I finished swapping out my blurry Greek Sicily photos. Some photos need to be re-cropped at a later date.

Meepzorp
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Roman Coins / Re: A Couple of Rare Domitian Coins ...
« Last post by Jay GT4 on Yesterday at 11:28:51 pm »
Of course you would Andrew!  :)

Great additions as always David
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Identification Help / Re: Unknown Greek with Poseidon
« Last post by Mark Fox on Yesterday at 10:21:45 pm »
Dear Libanus93 and Board,

This is a Greek bronze issue of Byzantium struck under the magistrate Pytho[...]:

https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/coins/1543

What is neat about your piece are the extra letters which seem to extend both the ethnic and magistrate's name.  I am a little busy at the moment, but this would make an excellent research project! 


Best regards,

Mark Fox
Michigan
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Oil Lamps / Re: Oil Lamps identification
« Last post by Joe Sermarini on Yesterday at 09:44:38 pm »
I hate to say, but I suspect they are modern replicas.
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Roman Coins / Re: A Couple of Rare Domitian Coins ...
« Last post by orfew on Yesterday at 09:15:26 pm »
Great acquisitions David. I especially love the portrait on the denarius.
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The Members' Gallery / Re: Quadrans's gallery, new addition:
« Last post by Jay GT4 on Yesterday at 09:15:01 pm »
Nice rarity
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Identification Help / Unknown Greek with Poseidon
« Last post by Libanus93 on Yesterday at 06:01:39 pm »
Hi all,

Been a while since I've posted here.

I have been trying to ID this Greek bronze for a few days now.  FB forums helped in identifying the deity, but I'm still working on it.

20mm

Obv:  Poseidon facing left with trident behind head.
Rev:  Prow left,  :Greek_epsilon: to left,  :Greek_Lambda: :Greek_epsilon: :Greek_Omicron: :Greek_Delta: :Greek_Omega: below,  :Greek_Lambda: II to right.

Thank you for your help.
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