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Creepy talking Rhodes tetradrachm

A creepy talking Rhodes tetradrachm urges you to shop for reproduction coin necklaces created by Boxing Pandora....
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CNG Triton XII up

Collecting / Currency Collecting : A Gift For Polydektes (6 years ago)

CNG has put the Triton XII auction catalog live on their website.There are some very nice pieces including a tetradrachm of Pyrrhos of Epeiros.A few years ago CNG started describing the Etrurian 'gorgon' coins as depicting Metus, th... Read Post

Pergamon tetradrachms

Collecting / Currency Collecting : A Gift For Polydektes (6 years ago)

This stater of Pergamon has a small Medusa head in the right field. The ??? monogram in the left field provides the attribution.This coin is large, 27mm, and the Medusa head is about 5mm across. I recall F.S. Kleiner & S.P. Noe (The... Read Post

3D coin scans using focus stacking

Collecting / Currency Collecting : A Gift For Polydektes (last week)

On CoinCommunity.com, DVCollector shows a 3D scan of an Athenian tetradrachm. He took 56 pictures of the coin, each with a different focus, and used Helicon software to produce an image in extreme focus as well as 3D animation. Impr... Read Post


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