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PCW AN168 ROMAN Silver Figurine Circa 1st Century AD Rare
PCW AN168 ROMAN Silver Figurine Circa 1st Century AD Rare
$1,596.00
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Authentic Ancient Artifact SILVER FINGER RING 6 1 2 US 17mm 9690 DR
Authentic Ancient Artifact SILVER FINGER RING 6 1 2 US 17mm 9690 DR
$99.20
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AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 8 US 18mm 8662
AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 8 US 18mm 8662
$159.20
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Roman Eagle Fasces Mens ring sterling silver 925
Roman Eagle Fasces Mens ring sterling silver 925
$91.00
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COLLECTION Ancient ROMAN MEDIEVAL ARTIFACTS coins jewelry old antique lot silver
COLLECTION Ancient ROMAN MEDIEVAL ARTIFACTS coins jewelry old antique lot silver
$7.51
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AD195 Silver Coin Roman Emperor Septimius Severus Goddess of War Minerva Athena
AD195 Silver Coin Roman Emperor Septimius Severus Goddess of War Minerva Athena
$149.99
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Silver Roman Denarius Coin Emperor Philip the Arab Legionary Dragon AD248
Silver Roman Denarius Coin Emperor Philip the Arab Legionary Dragon AD248
$149.99
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AD238 Silver Roman Denarius Coin Caesar Emperor Gordian Goddess of Peace Pax
AD238 Silver Roman Denarius Coin Caesar Emperor Gordian Goddess of Peace Pax
$119.99
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145AD Roman Silver Denarius Coin Empress Faustina Jr Goddess of Hope Spes Flower
145AD Roman Silver Denarius Coin Empress Faustina Jr Goddess of Hope Spes Flower
$97.49
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AD220 Silver Roman Emperor Elagabalus Goddess Abundantia Syrian Sun God El Gabal
AD220 Silver Roman Emperor Elagabalus Goddess Abundantia Syrian Sun God El Gabal
$149.99
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AD249 Silver Denari Coin Roman Emperor Philip the Arab  Victory Goddess Nike
AD249 Silver Denari Coin Roman Emperor Philip the Arab Victory Goddess Nike
$104.99
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AD 243 Silver Denarius Coin Roman Teenager Emperor Gordian Victory Goddess Nike
AD 243 Silver Denarius Coin Roman Teenager Emperor Gordian Victory Goddess Nike
$134.99
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AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 5 3 4 US 1625mm 8663
AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 5 3 4 US 1625mm 8663
$159.20
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ancient roman antiquities
ancient roman antiquities
$895.00
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AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 7 US 1725mm 8644
AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 7 US 1725mm 8644
$129.00
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ANCIENT GOLD  SILVER PENDANT CEREMONIAL TEMPLE IMAGE GRK ROMAN 200BC 100AD
ANCIENT GOLD SILVER PENDANT CEREMONIAL TEMPLE IMAGE GRK ROMAN 200BC 100AD
$850.00
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AUTHENTIC Ancient Roman Empire VALERIAN I FEMALE Wreath Silvered COIN nice GRADE
AUTHENTIC Ancient Roman Empire VALERIAN I FEMALE Wreath Silvered COIN nice GRADE
$29.99
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AUTHENTIC Ancient ROMAN EMPIRE Valerian 260 AD Antoninianus APOLLO Silvered coin
AUTHENTIC Ancient ROMAN EMPIRE Valerian 260 AD Antoninianus APOLLO Silvered coin
$29.99
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APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER PHILIP I ANTONINIANUS 247 249 AD
APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER PHILIP I ANTONINIANUS 247 249 AD
$80.00
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AD221 Silver Roman Emperor Elagabalus Semitic Sun God El Gabal Sacrifices Bull
AD221 Silver Roman Emperor Elagabalus Semitic Sun God El Gabal Sacrifices Bull
$149.99
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LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE SILVER ARTIFACTS
LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE SILVER ARTIFACTS
$20.50
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LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE LEAD SILVER ARTIFACTS
LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE LEAD SILVER ARTIFACTS
$30.51
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LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE GLASS SILVER ARTIFACTS
LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE GLASS SILVER ARTIFACTS
$15.50
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LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE SILVER ARTIFACTS
LOT OF MISC ANCIENT BRONZE IRON BONE SILVER ARTIFACTS
$30.51
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AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 6 1 2 US 1675mm 8664
AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 6 1 2 US 1675mm 8664
$159.20
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Rare genuine ancient Gothic fibula brooch artifact intact 5 6 C AD bronze silver
Rare genuine ancient Gothic fibula brooch artifact intact 5 6 C AD bronze silver
$295.00
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PIANCIENT 2000 YEAR OLD ROMAN GLASS Hill Tribe SILVER Leverbacks sundance
PIANCIENT 2000 YEAR OLD ROMAN GLASS Hill Tribe SILVER Leverbacks sundance
$36.00
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SUPERB Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN war god mars SEVERUS ALEXANDER armor spear VF
SUPERB Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN war god mars SEVERUS ALEXANDER armor spear VF
$172.00
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SUPERB Ancient ROMAN SILVER KNEE BROOCH old jewelry artifact gold antique fibula
SUPERB Ancient ROMAN SILVER KNEE BROOCH old jewelry artifact gold antique fibula
$276.00
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of M CIPIUS Mf chariot biga horses Roma goddess old
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of M CIPIUS Mf chariot biga horses Roma goddess old
$140.00
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN jugate head C CENSORINUS horse rider republic denarius
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN jugate head C CENSORINUS horse rider republic denarius
$168.00
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Ancient ROMAN MILITARY PHALLUS SEAL BOX LID phallic army pendant silver antique
Ancient ROMAN MILITARY PHALLUS SEAL BOX LID phallic army pendant silver antique
$212.00
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN inscribed table C COELIUS CALDUS trophies denarius old
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN inscribed table C COELIUS CALDUS trophies denarius old
$116.00
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN aequitas ANTONINUS PIUS 138 AD 161 AD denarius antique
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN aequitas ANTONINUS PIUS 138 AD 161 AD denarius antique
$128.00
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Ancient ROMAN MOLTEN ARTIFACTS bronze fibula ingot silver coin Maximinus lot
Ancient ROMAN MOLTEN ARTIFACTS bronze fibula ingot silver coin Maximinus lot
$199.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS 193 AD 211 AD
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS 193 AD 211 AD
$80.00
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Praetorian Guard Shield ring Sterling Silver Lge
Praetorian Guard Shield ring Sterling Silver Lge
$136.00
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AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 8 1 4 US 1825mm 8665
AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 8 1 4 US 1825mm 8665
$119.20
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Ancient Roman Bronze Bust of Goddess in modern Sterling Silver Mount
Ancient Roman Bronze Bust of Goddess in modern Sterling Silver Mount
$125.00
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ANCIENT SILVER SUN DISK PENDANT ASTROLOGY ZODIAC SIGN GRECO ROMAN 200 BC 100 AD
ANCIENT SILVER SUN DISK PENDANT ASTROLOGY ZODIAC SIGN GRECO ROMAN 200 BC 100 AD
$350.00
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SUPERB Ancient ROMAN SILVER  GOLD BROOCH crossbow fibula old jewelry antique
SUPERB Ancient ROMAN SILVER GOLD BROOCH crossbow fibula old jewelry antique
$316.00
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ROMAN SILVER COIN neptue L RUBRIUS DOSSENUS god of sea angel altar old mythology
ROMAN SILVER COIN neptue L RUBRIUS DOSSENUS god of sea angel altar old mythology
$120.00
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RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN trophy GALLIENUS 253 268 AD german captive old vg
RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN trophy GALLIENUS 253 268 AD german captive old vg
$172.00
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RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN priestly implements HERENNIUS ETRUSCUS antique ar
RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN priestly implements HERENNIUS ETRUSCUS antique ar
$116.00
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RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN nude god MACRINUS jupiter thunderbolt scepter old
RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN nude god MACRINUS jupiter thunderbolt scepter old
$112.00
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SCARCE Ancient ROMAN SILVER FOUREE COIN of NERVA priest tools denarius lituus
SCARCE Ancient ROMAN SILVER FOUREE COIN of NERVA priest tools denarius lituus
$236.00
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN 81 BC legionary army eagle APostumus AfSn Albinus
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN 81 BC legionary army eagle APostumus AfSn Albinus
$116.00
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AMAZING Authentic MEDIEVAL BOSUN WHISTLE silver gold boatswain pipe call antique
AMAZING Authentic MEDIEVAL BOSUN WHISTLE silver gold boatswain pipe call antique
$1,948.00
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RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN jugate heads C CENSORINUS horses rider denarius g
RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN jugate heads C CENSORINUS horses rider denarius g
$156.00
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Ancient Roman Silver Ring
Ancient Roman Silver Ring
$1,150.00
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AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 6 US 165mm 8666
AUTHENTIC ANCIENT SILVER ISLAMIC CRUSADER RING 6 US 165mm 8666
$159.20
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Roman Silver Fibula 1st 3rd Century AD
Roman Silver Fibula 1st 3rd Century AD
$79.99
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Roman Silver Bracelet 1st 3rd Century AD
Roman Silver Bracelet 1st 3rd Century AD
$100.00
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Ancient Roman Silver Artifact Repousse Pendant 2nd 3rd Centuries AD 50 x 32mm
Ancient Roman Silver Artifact Repousse Pendant 2nd 3rd Centuries AD 50 x 32mm
$475.00
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Roman Rebublic Denarius Sterling Silver Pendent
Roman Rebublic Denarius Sterling Silver Pendent
$400.00
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APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER CARACALLA DENARIUS 198 217 AD
APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER CARACALLA DENARIUS 198 217 AD
$250.00
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APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER SEVERUS ALEXANDER DENARIUS 222 235 AD
APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER SEVERUS ALEXANDER DENARIUS 222 235 AD
$200.00
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AD 238 244 Gordian III Victory Reverse Ancient Roman Silver Double Denarius XF
AD 238 244 Gordian III Victory Reverse Ancient Roman Silver Double Denarius XF
$21.50
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AD 238 244 Gordian III Ancient Roman Silver Denarius NGC MS Mint State 5 5 4 5
AD 238 244 Gordian III Ancient Roman Silver Denarius NGC MS Mint State 5 5 4 5
$45.00
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AD 222 235 Severus Alexander Ancient Roman Silver Denarius NGC MS 4 5 5 5
AD 222 235 Severus Alexander Ancient Roman Silver Denarius NGC MS 4 5 5 5
$44.00
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AD 14 37 Tiberius Ancient Roman Silver Denarius Bible Tribute Penny NGC Ch VF
AD 14 37 Tiberius Ancient Roman Silver Denarius Bible Tribute Penny NGC Ch VF
$168.50
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN goddess Roma HADRIAN 117 AD denarius treasure ar rome
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN goddess Roma HADRIAN 117 AD denarius treasure ar rome
$156.00
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RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN grain ear fasces caduceus C NORBANUS tools VENUS
RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN grain ear fasces caduceus C NORBANUS tools VENUS
$132.00
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RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN concordia JULIA PAULA 219 AD scarce old denarius
RARE Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN concordia JULIA PAULA 219 AD scarce old denarius
$148.00
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of GALLIENUS 253 AD virtus spear shield treasure old
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of GALLIENUS 253 AD virtus spear shield treasure old
$132.00
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Ancient Roman Empire 1st 3rd c AD Silver Fertility Phalic Pendant
Ancient Roman Empire 1st 3rd c AD Silver Fertility Phalic Pendant
$165.00
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Roman SEAL RING Sterling Silver Ancient 100 200 BC
Roman SEAL RING Sterling Silver Ancient 100 200 BC
$470.00
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Ancient ROME SILVER Legion EAGLE of Military Standard German Site 100BC AD
Ancient ROME SILVER Legion EAGLE of Military Standard German Site 100BC AD
$229.00
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Ancient Roman 4 Beads 1 silver and 3 glass rare 500bc 500ad A
Ancient Roman 4 Beads 1 silver and 3 glass rare 500bc 500ad A
$20.00
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APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER PENDANT
APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER PENDANT
$1,800.00
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN eagle altar ANTONINUS PIUS denarius marcus aurelius
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN eagle altar ANTONINUS PIUS denarius marcus aurelius
$319.99
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Authentic Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN goddess FAUSTINA JR drum mother Cybele lion
Authentic Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN goddess FAUSTINA JR drum mother Cybele lion
$289.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER FOUREE DENARIUS COIN of DOMITIAN 69 AD 96 AD goddess of war
Ancient ROMAN SILVER FOUREE DENARIUS COIN of DOMITIAN 69 AD 96 AD goddess of war
$849.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN snake altar HADRIAN 117 AD 138 AD goddess Salus rare
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN snake altar HADRIAN 117 AD 138 AD goddess Salus rare
$299.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS 193 AD 211 AD veiled priest altar
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN of SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS 193 AD 211 AD veiled priest altar
$389.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN medical tool ANTONINUS PIUS clasped hands grain ears
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN medical tool ANTONINUS PIUS clasped hands grain ears
$379.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN juno JULIA DOMNA 193 AD 211 AD patera scepter denarius
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN juno JULIA DOMNA 193 AD 211 AD patera scepter denarius
$269.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN hercules SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS 193 AD 211 AD bow club lion
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN hercules SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS 193 AD 211 AD bow club lion
$469.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN club altar ELAGABALUS 218 AD 222 AD sacrifice denarius
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN club altar ELAGABALUS 218 AD 222 AD sacrifice denarius
$389.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN children JULIA DOMNA cheerful joy palm denarius child
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN children JULIA DOMNA cheerful joy palm denarius child
$249.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN apollo GORDIAN III seat branch antoninianus throne old
Ancient ROMAN SILVER COIN apollo GORDIAN III seat branch antoninianus throne old
$329.99
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RARE ANCIENT ROMAN BRONZE SIGNET SEAL RING DETAILED BEZEL NOBLE SEAL DOCUMENTS
RARE ANCIENT ROMAN BRONZE SIGNET SEAL RING DETAILED BEZEL NOBLE SEAL DOCUMENTS
$134.96
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Ancient ROMAN ARTIFACT COLLECTION coin silver ring jewelry brooch stamp old lot
Ancient ROMAN ARTIFACT COLLECTION coin silver ring jewelry brooch stamp old lot
$0.99
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THEATRE MASKS Ancient ROMAN SILVER RING 400 AD muse drama jewelry old theater
THEATRE MASKS Ancient ROMAN SILVER RING 400 AD muse drama jewelry old theater
$1.25
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FABULOUS Ancient ROMAN MOUNT 400 AD silver inlay ornate pattern jewelry old rare
FABULOUS Ancient ROMAN MOUNT 400 AD silver inlay ornate pattern jewelry old rare
$4.25
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Authentic Ancient ROMAN COIN military soldiers CONSTANTIUS II 324 361 AD silver
Authentic Ancient ROMAN COIN military soldiers CONSTANTIUS II 324 361 AD silver
$0.99
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Ancient ROMAN SILVER INGOT 9 grams cut from thick heavy wire old treasure money
Ancient ROMAN SILVER INGOT 9 grams cut from thick heavy wire old treasure money
$0.99
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SILVERED ROMAN BRONZE FIBULA 200 300 AD COMPLETE VERY FINE CONDITION
SILVERED ROMAN BRONZE FIBULA 200 300 AD COMPLETE VERY FINE CONDITION
$59.00
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Ancient Roman Empire Silvered zoomorphic bronze ring with a flamingo on the bez
Ancient Roman Empire Silvered zoomorphic bronze ring with a flamingo on the bez
$125.00
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APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER JULIA DOMNA DENARIUS 190 220 AD
APHRODITE ANCIENT ROMAN SILVER JULIA DOMNA DENARIUS 190 220 AD
$100.00
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Roman Silver

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1 Ounce of Silver was Worth $1218 in the Ancient Roman World

What are Commemorative Coins?

With so much information and beauty contained in so small a package, it is
no surprise that coin collecting has been a hobby nearly as long as the
concept of coins themselves.

The history of gold coins dates as far back as 2,700 years ago. The first
gold coins in the world were issued in Lydia around 640 B.C. certain
internet websites will provide you with a lot of information about the
history of gold coins.

The value of gold coins is usually higher than the value of their weight in
gold bullion, making them a better investment than the gold market
alone.

This guide will help you recognize a few exceptional American rare coins
that you just might have lying around your house, shoved in a change jar,
or tucked away into a pocket.

Avoid touching the coin unnecessarily, as dirt and grease from your fingers
will tarnish the finish over time. Exposure to air oxidizes metal, changing its
colour.

Many collect coins to commemorate great events in their lives, a child's
graduation, a new baby¡­or to mark historical events such as the Queen's
Golden Jubilee.

There are various reasons to collect coins. Some people collect coins from
a specific period of time, some collect coins based on perceived future
value, some collect coins based on type of metal, some for historical value.
Commemorative coins are a popular form of collection, as are rare minted
coins like those which had an error in their stamping. If a certain set of
coins doesn¡¯t interest you, it won¡¯t be any fun at all to become a
collector.

If you have a long-term relationship, however, the margin does not need
to be as high for the coin dealer to make a good profit.

What are Commemorative Coins?

Commemorative coins have become very popular. Many people want to
have different kinds of coins in their collections or for souvenirs. Many
times they are used as traditional gifts for special occasions. These coins
are not considered to be practical gifts, bur are commemorative items
that can be kept for years as special souvenirs when received by a special
friend or loved one.

There is a strong demand for these coins among people who are
collectors as they may have significant meaning to them. Others will want
them to remember an important day or occasion. The mint date and the
event celebrated by the coin could be one factor people consider them
collectible items. Since the 1970s, the individual coins were available in the
market every year, but are now available as sets in packages or in special
displays. Many collectors say that one reason they are marketed this way
was the depreciation of their value starting in 1971. The introduction of
the euro may also be a factor.

There are countries that have produce commemorative coins and used
these coins for propaganda. There were monarchs who issued coins to
commemorate past or current events and/or celebrations that recognized
their authority.

The half dollar was produced in 1892 to commemorate the Columbian
Exposition in Chicago. This was a celebration to mark the 400th
anniversary of the expedition of Christopher Columbus and his discoveries
in the world.

During the following year, the first quarter dollar commemorative was
introduced to signify the Exposition as well, but it also gave honor to
queen Isabella of Spain. She was the one who ¡°back-pedaled¡± the political
agendas on Women Rights. The first commemorative coins that were
made of silver were introduced in the 1900s. The coins were minted in
honor of Lafayette and George Washington. In the following years, the
half dollar coin was denominated, and the legal tender commemorative
coins were created to mark celebrations rather than historical events.
These coins are recognized today as classical sets of special coins of
historical events between the years1892 - 1954.

But as time goes by, the number of these coins go down. Some get lost
and some are damaged beyond recognition.

Another common oversight is when the mint mark, the tiny letter on
most American coins that indicates which mint created the coin, is missing
or incorrect.

The Augustus Saint-Gauden Double Eagle is widely considered to be one
of the most beautiful coins America has ever produced.

Coin Collection in Renaissance Times Modern coin collecting, where the
coins are viewed as a work of art as well as a collection of valuable legal
tender, is widely thought to have begun with Francesco Petrarca, or
Petrarch, who is often called the father of the Renaissance. For most gold
coin collectors, there are the highly coveted rare gold coins and a lot of
gold coin collectors are interested in these rare gold coins that they will
offer high bids just to be able to get their hands on these.

Three basic rules here: buy what you like, buy what you can afford, and
buy at a reasonable price. Follow this advice and you'll enjoy your coins
more, you won't pay too much for them and you won't go bankrupt.

The mintmark of the coin can usually be found near the date and on
newer coins the mintmarks are as follows: "P" Philadelphia, "D" Denver,
"S" San Francisco,"W" West Point New York. Older coins may show the
following mintmarks: "C" Charlotte North Carolina, "CC" Carson City
Nevada, "D" Dahlonega Georgia, "O" New Orleans.

Coin collecting for investment purposes can be a tricky endeavor.

All too often, new coin collectors who try to go it on their own without
professional help end up being scammed out of hundreds or thousands of
dollars.

It was in 1932 that the Washington quarter dollar was released as the
United States¡¯ second commemorative coin in its denomination. It was
issued for the 200th birth anniversary of George Washington. The coin
also continues its circulation as a commemorative coin because of its
popularity.

It was uncharacteristic to circulate a commemorative coin of the 1892 -
1954 era in the United States because the government had not
intentionally put them into circulation, (they were not legally approved by
the government for public use) so collectors will not pay the premium
costs of these coins that are still in the market.

In 1975, that the Bicentennial quarter was introduced. It became the
second circulating commemorative coin in the country, while the silver
dollars and half dollars (1776 ¨C 1976) were reissued as a special collector¡¯s
edition.

Many collectors have different agendas when collecting these coins. Some
prefer commemorative coins from 1892 - 1954 while most collectors
choose the modern editions. They know that these coins have different
values depending on the series and/or editions. Although there have
been different series released, a proposal was submitted to congress that
would mark the Lincoln cent for his birth anniversary. No one knows
whether or not the 1-cent denomination commemorative coin will be
minted.

The confusing part of these commemoratives that are circulating is the
pattern of the denomination. The 1776-1976 commemoratives half-dollar
and silver dollar may not be included in collections because of their
scarcity. Most of the coins that are circulating are the quarter dollar coins.
It should be an interesting development for the proposed circulation of
the one cent commemorative coin.

The collection of ancient, commemorative, and rare coins is a fun and
exacting hobby, and opens up a realm of history that most people never
get to see.

An avid coin collector will be able to tell you virtually every piece of history
that surrounds any coin in their collection both because they tend to
specialize and because knowledge is one of the most important factors
when it comes to starting and maintaining a collection of any value or
worth.

Perhaps one day the coin you bought last year will have gone up in value,
but the idea is to buy it so you can enjoy it now, and for as long as you
own it.

Before purchasing coins, one must do much research about that coin. He
must assess its current market value and make sure that the coin is
genuine. Always be on the lookout for rare gold coins, and have coins
appraised by a gold coin expert to avoid large differences in price. State
coins can appreciate in value if you know what to look for.

Nevertheless, a very few pennies were minted in 1943 out of copper
instead. These rare coins are worth upwards of $200,000 today, and they
look exactly like any other penny.

While there are some real gold coin enthusiasts in the internet, there are
also those people who are posing as gold coin collectors and are just
looking to rip you off.

You can get a silver locating device or a magnetic pole for finding loose
coins in ditches, under cars, or in other hard-to-reach places. Or simply rely
on your eyes to identify those gleaming metal circlets of potential wealth.
So popular was the pursuit and trade of ancient Greek and Roman coins in
this time period, that a brisk business in high-quality counterfeits sprang
into being. Today, these counterfeits even have a high value, due to
their age, quality, and historical significance.Always be on the lookout forrare gold coins, and have coins appraised by a gold coin expert to avoid large differences in price.

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