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Forum: Commercial Sales Oct 3, 2016, 10:38 PM
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Posted By dltcoins
Save 20% to 40% Through October 9!

This week, David L Tranbarger Rare Coins LLC is excited to offer a 20% discount on every item in our VCoins inventory, including new purchases. Old stock previously discounted has been further...
Forum: Commercial Sales Jul 29, 2016, 03:06 PM
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Views: 5,987
Posted By dltcoins
3 Days Only! Our Entire Inventory Discounted 20%!

This weekend we are excited to offer a 20% discount on every item in our VCoins inventory. We have many quality coins available. Please have a look and take advantage of this unique opportunity....
Forum: Commercial Sales Apr 28, 2016, 11:15 PM
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Views: 7,467
Posted By dltcoins
3 Days Only! Save 20% on total purchase.

This weekend we are excited to offer a 20% discount on every item in our VCoins inventory. We have many quality coins available. Please have a look and take advantage of this unique opportunity....
Forum: Commercial Sales Apr 24, 2015, 11:30 AM
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Views: 31,396
Posted By dltcoins
3 days Only: 20% Discount on Everything!

This weekend we are excited to offer a 20% discount on every item in our VCoins inventory. We have many quality coins available. Please have a look and take advantage of this unique opportunity....
Forum: Commercial Sales Mar 25, 2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 7,373
Posted By dltcoins
Save 15% on Better Islamic

Hello all,

Some of you may have noticed that over the last several months, I have added a number of Umayyad and 'Abbasid fulus to my VCoins store. These pieces are my personal collection built over...
Forum: Greek Jun 3, 2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,604
Posted By dltcoins
Here is another example of the same type (11mm,...

Here is another example of the same type (11mm, 2.68gm), which I selected from a hoard of Indo-Parthian drachms several years ago. I have never been able nail down a precise attribution. However, the...
Forum: Roman Oct 21, 2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,916
Posted By dltcoins
I will venture C PIV ESV PIVS TETRICV. I suspect...

I will venture C PIV ESV PIVS TETRICV. I suspect the final "II" is an attempt at V, as in "PIII" (PIV), "ESII" (ESV) and "PIIIS" (PIVS). The engraver seems to have run out of room (shoulder to tip)...
Forum: Roman Oct 21, 2011, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,270
Posted By dltcoins
The "Worcestershie Hoard" has now been...

The "Worcestershie Hoard" has now been unveiled. Not a big pile of gold after all but still a large find of great importance:

http://finds.org.uk/news/stories/article/id/219
Forum: Roman Oct 16, 2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,270
Posted By dltcoins
"Biggest" Romano-British gold coin hoard reported

An enormous hoard of Roman gold coins "worth millions" is reported to have been discovered by a metal detectorist near Bredon Hill in Worcestershire.

Sunday Mercury News:...
Forum: Attribution Help Oct 15, 2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,942
Posted By dltcoins
The inscription in Arabic letters above (read...

The inscription in Arabic letters above (read right to left) is "D A-F-Gh-A-N-S-T-A-N B-A-N-K".
Forum: Roman Oct 13, 2011, 09:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,916
Posted By dltcoins
The obverse of imitations from this period are...

The obverse of imitations from this period are often ambiguous. Thus, they are usually classed by reverse type.

There is probably little point (or hope!) in giving more thought to the inscription...
Forum: Archeology Aug 30, 2010, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,102
Posted By dltcoins
The Van Gogh was no doubt returned to France by a...

The Van Gogh was no doubt returned to France by a conscientious Egyptian who understands "cultural patrimony".
Forum: Beginning Collectors May 27, 2010, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,956
Posted By dltcoins
http://www.zeno.ru is the primary database site...

http://www.zeno.ru is the primary database site for Islamic and other oriental coins. The Arab-Byzantine coins are listed under the broader category of Islamic "pre-reform" issues.
Forum: Online Sales Apr 5, 2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,258
Posted By dltcoins
Special eBay Liquidation

Hello all,

To liquidate old stock, I have listed 28 lots on eBay, all unreserved and each opening at only 99 cents regardless of value. Included are some of the better items in my current inventory....
Forum: Advanced Topics Feb 27, 2010, 09:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,580
Posted By dltcoins
UK woman convicted of failing to report coin find.

For the first time, a citizen of the UK has been convicted of failure to report treasure (a single 14th century coin). The conviction was hailed as a "landmark" by authorities at the British...
Forum: Roman Provincial Dec 9, 2009, 06:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,014
Posted By dltcoins
Thanks very much! Dave

Thanks very much!

Dave
Forum: Roman Provincial Dec 6, 2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,014
Posted By dltcoins
Reference needed: Pisidia, Antioch, Gordian III

Hello all,

I would much appreciate a reference (Krzyzanowska, SNG, etc.) for this coin of Gordian III. It's 35mm and 25.41gm. It's not in BMC and I couldn't find a specific match with the usual...
Forum: Off-topic Conversations Nov 10, 2009, 07:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,568
Posted By dltcoins
British Museum hiring Keeper of Coins

This may just be the world's coolest job opening...

British Museum Keeper of the Department of Coins and Medals (http://www.museumjobs.com/jobdetails.php?JobID=5929)
Forum: Celtic Nov 4, 2009, 07:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 13,983
Posted By dltcoins
From today's Times Online: 1m golden hoard...

From today's Times Online:

1m golden hoard rewrites history of ancient Scotland (http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/scotland/article6901879.ece)
Forum: Celtic Nov 3, 2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 13,983
Posted By dltcoins
Detectorist finds 1M hoard of Celtic gold torcs!

Breaking news: Man finds treasure estimated to be worth of 1 million (http://bit.ly/HsCeE)
Forum: Archeology Sep 28, 2009, 12:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,572
Posted By dltcoins
When the Romans withdrew from Britain at the...

When the Romans withdrew from Britain at the beginning of the 5th century, the Britons were left to look after their own defense. The Britons were Romanized Celts living south of Hadrian's wall. In...
Forum: Archeology Sep 24, 2009, 05:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,572
Posted By dltcoins
The official website has crashed due to heavy...

The official website has crashed due to heavy demand and is expected to be down the rest of the day. Here's a short BBC News video:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/8272075.stm

and...
Forum: Archeology Sep 24, 2009, 01:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,572
Posted By dltcoins
Breaking: Anglo-Saxon Gold Hoard Discovered. Bigger than Sutton-Hoo!

The Staffordshire Hoard was unearthed in July but only made public now. The hoard was declared Treasure earlier this morning and is now property of the Crown. Next comes the valuation phase. The...
Forum: Archeology Sep 10, 2009, 06:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,090
Posted By dltcoins
"Largest-Ever" Hoard of Jewish Bar-Kokhba Coins Found

From Science Daily: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/09/090909095100.htm

Interesting two-part audio presentation on the find from Israel National...
Forum: Roman Sep 7, 2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,499
Posted By dltcoins
Another view of the hoard and vessel:...

Another view of the hoard and vessel: http://www.flickr.com/photos/finds/3896781376/ (http://www.flickr.com/photos/finds/3896781376/)
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