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Forum: Roman Sep 6, 2011, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,602
Posted By esnible
The catalog can be downloaded in three...

The catalog can be downloaded in three parts.
http://www.arsclassicacoins.com/pdf/NAC61-1.pdf Catalogue 61/1 (PDF, 20 MB)
http://www.arsclassicacoins.com/pdf/NAC61-2.pdf Catalogue 61/2 (PDF, 20...
Forum: Technology Aug 1, 2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 130,083
Posted By esnible
3D printers will not produce images with the...

3D printers will not produce images with the necessary resolution to do coins at this time. However, combined with a Janvier die-engraving pantograph one could make excellent dies and use them to...
Forum: Greek Feb 13, 2011, 06:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 18,386
Posted By esnible
More on the countermark:...

More on the countermark: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vergina_Sun
Forum: Greek Feb 11, 2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 18,386
Posted By esnible
Calciati's _Pegasi_ is pretty amazing. He...

Calciati's _Pegasi_ is pretty amazing. He illustrates symbols that have not appeared at auction in many years.

Do you know about the ANA library? After joining the ANA ($28 w/o the magazine) they...
Forum: Greek Feb 10, 2011, 10:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 18,386
Posted By esnible
Do you have the BCD auction catalogs? I'm...

Do you have the BCD auction catalogs? I'm thinking of Numismatik Lanz, Münzen von Korinth: Sammlung BCD. Auction 105, 26 November 2001 and Münzen & Medaillen (Deutschland). Sammlung BCD : Akarnanien...
Forum: Attribution Help May 27, 2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,045
Posted By esnible
The middle one is from Selge in Pisidia. ...

The middle one is from Selge in Pisidia. Gorgoneion / Athena, knucklebone behind.
Forum: Roman Provincial Feb 14, 2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,629
Posted By esnible
Great find, John! Who is that seated on the...

Great find, John!

Who is that seated on the back, sacrificing with the patera? Tyche? The Emperor?

The books you looked in, I am not familiar with any of them! Are these useful books I should...
Forum: Greek Nov 29, 2009, 04:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 13,223
Posted By esnible
O: Apollo r. R:...

O: Apollo r.
R: [ΠΑ]Ν-ΤΙΚΑ [ΠΑ]Ι-ΤΩΝ; Thyrsus leaning against tripod, symbols to l and r.
AE21, 8.22g.

SNG Black Sea 939....
Forum: Greek Nov 29, 2009, 10:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 13,223
Posted By esnible
I only have one overstrike in my collection, a...

I only have one overstrike in my collection, a Pantikapion bronze Apollo/Tripod on Amisos Aegis/Nike. There was a nice photo of it in Elsen's auction 68 Dec 2001 lot 231... I can't find the image I...
Forum: Roman Provincial Nov 26, 2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,632
Posted By esnible
A copy of von Aulock's book recently auctioned...

A copy of von Aulock's book recently auctioned for 80 francs (about US$80).
http://sixbid.com/nav.php?p=viewlot&sid=179&lot=2078

The ANS should be able to photocopy the pages and plates of Derbe for...
Forum: Roman Sep 23, 2009, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,977
Posted By esnible
There is a footnote in Crawford, p. 603, that...

There is a footnote in Crawford, p. 603, that says "L. Minucius perhaps belonged to the same family as L. Minucius Basilus, who died in Greece and presumably had interests there [ here Crawford cites...
Forum: Attribution Help Aug 20, 2009, 12:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,011
Posted By esnible
I believe that 3D campgate was posted by gb29400...

I believe that 3D campgate was posted by gb29400 on FORVM. The background looks familiar, perhaps from eBay or Yahoo auctions?

Threads discussing...
Forum: Coin Photography Mar 10, 2009, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 146,964
Posted By esnible
I use a flatbed scanner. They are cheap and work...

I use a flatbed scanner. They are cheap and work well for coins.

I had trouble using a camera -- my hands were not steady. I bought a copy stand and special lighting but still had trouble getting...
Forum: Uncleaned Mar 8, 2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,101
Posted By esnible
This reminds me of Macedonian coins depicting...

This reminds me of Macedonian coins depicting Perseus and an Eagle, struck by King Perseus.

http://www.coinarchives.com/a/lotviewer.php?LotID=208587&AucID=285&Lot=1222
Forum: Roman Mar 2, 2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,472
Posted By esnible
The one in the BMC actually allows you to see the...

The one in the BMC actually allows you to see the word "Noah", in Greek, written on the box:
http://www.snible.org/coins/hn/phrygia.html#667
Forum: Site Announcements Feb 25, 2009, 08:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,290
Posted By esnible
Thumbs down @#%#@$%@#$%@#$%#@$%@#%@#$%@#%! :eek:

@#%#@$%@#$%@#$%#@$%@#%@#$%@#%!
:eek:
Forum: Greek Feb 25, 2009, 04:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,861
Posted By esnible
What is wrong with Phoenix21's second coin? It's...

What is wrong with Phoenix21's second coin?

It's fabric resembles this example published in 1892.
http://books.google.com/books?id=ar0tAAAAYAAJ&pg=PT42
(#6 on that page).
Forum: Off-topic Conversations Feb 16, 2009, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,340
Posted By esnible
I really like worn coins. I also like having...

I really like worn coins. I also like having coins in every condition. A collection where every coin was VG would be awful.

I am a big fan of great rarities in low grades, especially if the...
Forum: Forgery Alerts Feb 9, 2009, 08:58 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 42,478
Posted By esnible
Robert Matthew quotes a HJB representative as...

Robert Matthew quotes a HJB representative as saying "... we had a number of fellow IAPN members look at the coin. Most, about eighty percent thought it was genuine but not...
Forum: Publications Jan 20, 2009, 09:07 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 30,768
Posted By esnible
Reid, why do you hate me so much? I thought we...

Reid, why do you hate me so much? I thought we were friends?!?

If anyone wants to contact Weidauer's publisher the web site is http://www.numisuisse.ch/11543/index.html

I mention foreign cases and...
Forum: Publications Jan 19, 2009, 08:22 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 30,768
Posted By esnible
I apologize for lacking an obols worth of...

I apologize for lacking an obols worth of expertise.

I can't find a direct quote from a reputable IP law scholar. Sorry. Here's what I have:

The Japanese Research and Information Center says [...
Forum: Publications Jan 19, 2009, 04:10 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 30,768
Posted By esnible
It's unlikely that I can find case-law between a...

It's unlikely that I can find case-law between a private translation and the publisher of an out-of-print book! How would the publisher even find out? It is incredibly expensive to bring suit and...
Forum: Publications Jan 18, 2009, 10:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 30,768
Posted By esnible
I wonder if a free Wiki-type project would be...

I wonder if a free Wiki-type project would be able to translate Mueller into English? Google has the three volume set. It's pretty easy to ask Google for the 'plain text mode', copy the text into...
Forum: Publications Jan 17, 2009, 02:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 30,768
Posted By esnible
Copyright isn't about money and fairness. I wish...

Copyright isn't about money and fairness. I wish the things you say were true but they aren't! These things are nearly true of Patents, wich must have Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory...
Forum: Publications Jan 16, 2009, 01:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 30,768
Posted By esnible
You are completely wrong on copyright as...

You are completely wrong on copyright as usual.

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/entertainment/2003827190_webpotter08.html

I have suggested to Tsvi Rogin that he ask Ms. Weidauer and her...
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