Antinous 111 AD – 130 AD

Antinous was a Bithynia Greek born in Claudiopolis the Roman province of Bithynia (present-day Bolu, Turkey). In 123 AD Hadrian met Antinous and had him taken to Rome for a higher education. Hadrian formed a relationship with Antinous, and by 128 AD he was the...

Coins of The Bible

Coins mention in the bible that was in circulation in the Holy Land during Jesus’ life.   HEROD I (THE GREAT), 37 – 4 BC Æ “Eight Prutot” In 37 B.C. King Herod the Great was placed on the throne of Judaea by the Romans. Herod and his successors issued only...

Featured Coins February 14, 2017

This Weeks Featured Coins:   Carthage, EL Tri-Stater from the 1st punic war.  — Carthage was a great maritime trading city that was founded by Phoenician colonists from Tyre in the 8 century B.C. From the 6th to the 3rd century B.C. the Carthaginians dominated...
Coin Replicas | Colonial coins with rifle by Gene Austin

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