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Roman silver coins

Herbert Allen Seaby

Roman silver coins

with historical notes.

by Herbert Allen Seaby

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Published by B.A. Seaby in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coins, Roman.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ851 .S4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14924914M

    The final book in the series, Volume V (Carausius to Romulus Augustus) was authored by Dr. C.E. King of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, and was published in The full set covers about years of Roman silver coinage and is an indispensable source of information for the serious collector. Ancient Greek/Roman-style Silver Charms, Necklaces and Rings; Lead Seals and Artifacts; Byzantine Coins; Christmas/Holiday/Birthday Coins and More! Reference Books; Coin Cleaning Lessons on PDF; Licinius II (Junior) Collection; Fossils and more; Gift Certificates; Greek Egypt/Roman Egypt Issues; Medieval European Coins; Modern Replica/Fantasy.

    With this book, the most commonly encountered Silver Roman coins can be inexpensively identified and some idea of value can be gained. The line drawings of most obverse types mean that the legend is clear and readable in the book, and it makes a great aid to identification, as does the alphabetical list of emperors/empresses. Roman coins were so widely accepted that border areas assumed that only coins that looked Roman could be valid. So when the barbaric areas needed additional coins they made their own. If you find a coin which appears Roman but has an impossible legend (all “I”s for instance), it may be a barbaric imitation. The style is also usually very crude.

    Roman Coins are some of the most prestigious in the world. Even among those who are not collectors, you would be hard-pressed to find someone who has never heard of a Roman Denarius. These coins come from the hands of Ancient Romans into your collection! How Roman Coins Were Made. Roman coinage, as well as most other ancient coinage, was Price: $   All of the coins from the Roman Republic have a reference to a standard book on the subject, Roman Silver Coins Volume 1 by David R. .


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