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Forum: Roman May 25, 2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,557
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thank you Gary :D

Thank you Gary :D
Forum: Roman May 24, 2017, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,557
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Arrow Roman Denarius ID Help Needed

A friend shared this on Facebook. It looks like a Roman Imperatorial denarius. I cannot match the inscription or find a match describing the reverse. The bust looks a lot like Commodus but I could...
Forum: Attribution Help Sep 17, 2011, 04:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,586
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thank you very much for the translation. Now I...

Thank you very much for the translation. Now I found the coin I had seen that image on before thanks to your help.

http://www.alphapolitismos.gr/photos_web/collection/3915_b.jpg
Forum: Attribution Help Sep 17, 2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,586
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Question Translation?

Ok it is not a coin. A friend brought me back some currency from his tour in Afghanistan as a gift. While I looked over the currency I noticed the bank seal reminded me of an ancient coin design and...
Forum: Authenticity Jan 3, 2010, 06:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,600
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Phil you are correct that the copper color is...

Phil you are correct that the copper color is artifacts of the photo. I feel a bit better now hearing that the dies appear official. Though I think I will contact the seller and see what I can work...
Forum: Authenticity Jan 1, 2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,600
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thanks for the reply. It was sold as an original...

Thanks for the reply. It was sold as an original roman republic, but if it is a period copy I could even live with that. My real worry is about it possibly being a modern fake.
Forum: Authenticity Dec 31, 2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,600
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Authenticity Opinions Please...

Hello all,

I purchased this coin from a Vcoins dealer with a gift card I received for Christmas.
I am not sure about it. Maybe I am being paranoid about the rim? I wanted some additional opinions. I...
Forum: Attribution Help May 7, 2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,223
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thumbs up Thank you for bringing it back!

Thank you for bringing it back!
Forum: Antiquities Sep 26, 2008, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,803
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Great pictures thank you for sharing. The Set of...

Great pictures thank you for sharing. The Set of armor is amazing!
Forum: Coin Photography Sep 7, 2008, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,583
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Check out Photoshop...

Check out Photoshop commander
http://www.ps-scripts.com/bb/viewtopic.php?t=1363
It is a user interface to create scripts without learning to code java.
Forum: Publications Aug 12, 2008, 02:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,235
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thank you. This is a very nice useful attribution...

Thank you. This is a very nice useful attribution resource. I am going to share the site with all of my ancient coin collecting friends. :D
Forum: Forgery Alerts Feb 19, 2008, 12:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,682
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Google cached them but I do not know for how...

Google cached them but I do not know for how long.
Here are the links:
http://tinyurl.com/2fvqju
http://tinyurl.com/2g63am

Regards,
-Shawn
Forum: Uncleaned Sep 5, 2007, 11:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,342
Posted By TheLoneKnight
I have been pleased with the following dealers of...

I have been pleased with the following dealers of uncleaned coins. They all offer sample pictures of the coin batches to give you a good idea of the general condition of the coins you are purchasing....
Forum: Uncleaned Aug 7, 2007, 01:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 14,649
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thank you Salem. I know it is a bit of extra work...

Thank you Salem. I know it is a bit of extra work for you. it is greatly appreciated that you take the time to photograph and share your hoards and and other coins with the group. I always look...
Forum: Attribution Help Jun 7, 2007, 08:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,830
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Nice work on the site. Important FYI: You are...

Nice work on the site.

Important FYI: You are wasting a lot of bandwidth. I noticed that your coin thumbnail pictures are not thumbnails, but the actual full size pictures forced to smaller...
Forum: Roman Feb 15, 2007, 01:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,378
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Try using Google language tools it translates...

Try using Google language tools it translates things pretty rough but you should get the point across.
http://www.google.com/language_tools
Forum: Beginning Collectors Feb 11, 2007, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,596
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Here is a list of dealers I buy from regularly,...

Here is a list of dealers I buy from regularly, they are not in any order of preference. They all show decent pictures of the lots that you are buying from so you get a good feel of the quality of...
Forum: Uncleaned Feb 1, 2007, 01:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 10,599
Posted By TheLoneKnight
I am always happy with my purchases from Common...

I am always happy with my purchases from Common Bronze. If anyone has has not looked at their site yet they definitely have a variety of uncleaned coins and the pictures are representative of what...
Forum: Education Jan 30, 2007, 02:10 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 29,189
Posted By TheLoneKnight
I sent my fax last night. Tonight when I saw that...

I sent my fax last night. Tonight when I saw that we needed a lot more responses, I called on friends and family that are not in the hobby to send a fax. I hope that others are doing the same. Plus...
Forum: Attribution Help Nov 23, 2006, 06:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,339
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Not a big deal. My main goal of getting a...

Not a big deal. My main goal of getting a definitive attribution was accomplished thanks to you.

This is just the first time I had a coin from an uncleaned lot that I could not find any references...
Forum: Attribution Help Nov 23, 2006, 05:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,339
Posted By TheLoneKnight
I wouldn't want you to go through that much...

I wouldn't want you to go through that much trouble.

I was just checking if there was a lesser known online resource I was missing.

I am curious if it is a rare type though since I could not find...
Forum: Attribution Help Nov 23, 2006, 04:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,339
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thanks Lars, Wow that reply was fast. That's...

Thanks Lars,

Wow that reply was fast.

That's great this is the first coin I have found cleaning coins with Nemesis on it, I was thinking it was Nike.

Are there any online Lindgren references...
Forum: Attribution Help Nov 23, 2006, 03:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,339
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Question Tranquillina Roman Provincial Unidentified Reverse?

Hello Group,

I am more of a reader then a poster, but I figured I would come in here for
the attribution gurus to give me a hand with this coin.

I have figured out that it is a Tranquillina Roman...
Forum: Authenticity Mar 19, 2006, 11:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,672
Posted By TheLoneKnight
Thanks for the Pocket Microscope tip. I bought...

Thanks for the Pocket Microscope tip. I bought one today, Definitely worth the $10:D

P.S. The product link above did not work for me here is a new one http://tinyurl.com/ko9r8
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