Coin for id pls? Roman???

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Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by Rucky75 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:28 pm

Hi guys, i was out today and i found this coin, rutus 71 coin setting 14khz, came up at 60 on the id scale. Just smaller than a penny. Not sure if its roman, hoping!. Thanks for any feedback.
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Re: Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by fred » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:39 pm

i would have thought a third century barbarous radiate. ::g Bit concerned that the lettering above the bust looks like REPRO though! :D
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Re: Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by Rucky75 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:43 pm

fred wrote:
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i would have thought a third century barbarous radiate. ::g Bit concerned that the lettering above the bust looks like REPRO though! :D
Hi fred yes repro is what i was searching for to no avail, very strange that. Sorry fred think i first pressed the report button when i first tried to reply, apologies unsure what it does.

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Re: Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by Allectus » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm

Barbarous copy of a Probus Ant. ::g

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Re: Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by Rucky75 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm

Allectus wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm
Barbarous copy of a Probus Ant. ::g

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Thanks allectus are these copys quite common?

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Re: Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by Allectus » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:46 pm

Rucky75 wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm
Allectus wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm
Barbarous copy of a Probus Ant. ::g

A ;)
Thanks allectus are these copys quite common?
Yes mate, very. ::g
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Re: Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by Rucky75 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:52 pm

Allectus wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:46 pm
Rucky75 wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm
Allectus wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm
Barbarous copy of a Probus Ant. ::g

A ;)
Thanks allectus are these copys quite common?
Yes mate, very. ::g
Thanks Allectus, last question would these of been copied same period as probus, and actually used

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Re: Coin for id pls? Roman???

Post by Allectus » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:59 pm

Rucky75 wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:52 pm
Allectus wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:46 pm
Rucky75 wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:45 pm


Thanks allectus are these copys quite common?
Yes mate, very. ::g
Thanks Allectus, last question would these of been copied same period as probus, and actually used
Yep, contemporary copies. ::g
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