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    Found a Roman coin today (AVAGCO BEPSIG)

    Dang thing is plastic though......it was an eyeball find. I wanted to clean my shelf of things to be posted so here they are, its not much but aleast I can put them away now.







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    Happiness is gold or silver in the plug

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    Way cool Roman coin steve .. Other than that, neat finds Whats the little Gemini thing ??
    Ineptocracy [in-ep-toc'-ra-cy] - a system of government where the least capable to lead are elected by the least capable of producing, and where the members of society least likely to sustain themselves or succeed, are rewarded with goods and services paid for by the confiscated wealth of a diminishing number of producers. There are three classes of people: those who see...those who see when shown...and those who do not see. - Leonardo da Vinci

    FNH FNX 40

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nitro 54 View Post
    Way cool Roman coin steve .. Other than that, neat finds Whats the little Gemini thing ??
    I'm not sure what that thing is, its full of some type of liquid.
    Happiness is gold or silver in the plug

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    Cool finds steve
    Dang plastic
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    those were minted during a brief period of time when the Romans tried outsourcing their products and having them made in China. Unfortunately, it led to the fall of the Roman Empire. Sadly, it seems that history is repeating itself these days.
    my avitar should have been the design for the Oklahoma state quarter

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    Quote Originally Posted by JewelerGuy View Post
    those were minted during a brief period of time when the Romans tried outsourcing their products and having them made in China. Unfortunately, it led to the fall of the Roman Empire. Sadly, it seems that history is repeating itself these days.
    I wish I would have said that ....
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    You made me look Nice hunt Steve
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    neat finds Steve,GJ.

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    Good assortment of finds Steve... I do that also..... Good pictures, thanks for sharing and HH.
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    must be a Marcus Monopoly game piece
    Sacramento, CA

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    When find SURPRISE coin roman then thrill nice Congrats and nice stuff

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    Ah The rare Avagco Bepsig Plastico. Quite a find. Amazing how they hold up!
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    Neat finds Steve

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    Quote Originally Posted by JewelerGuy View Post
    those were minted during a brief period of time when the Romans tried outsourcing their products and having them made in China. Unfortunately, it led to the fall of the Roman Empire. Sadly, it seems that history is repeating itself these days.
    Now that's funny I don't care who you are....

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    cool finds

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    Watch out Marcus ...
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    Neat find Steve

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    That's funny JG... And good huntin Steve
    Quote Originally Posted by JewelerGuy View Post
    those were minted during a brief period of time when the Romans tried outsourcing their products and having them made in China. Unfortunately, it led to the fall of the Roman Empire. Sadly, it seems that history is repeating itself these days.
    Since 8/21/01 with my MXT

    1 ring- An almost worth something CZ plated thing that got me excited..
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    Welcome to the Roman coin club Steve!!!!, as they say, "only in America!"

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    Nice assortment of finds.

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