The (fake) coinage of Mamertini


I was inspired to write this post by a fake currently listed by the Italian auction house Numismatica Felisinea. Out of curiosity I examined the subject, and I realized that many fakes of Mamertini have been sold in recent years… Continue reading “The (fake) coinage of Mamertini”


Very suspicious denarius currently on auction.

MARCUS ANTONIUS and L. MUNATIUS PLANCUS  AR Denarius Lanz 162-201 modern dies?.jpg

This denarius of Marcus Antonius with L. Munatius Plancus (mint moving with M. Antonius) is currently listed on auction by Continue reading “Very suspicious denarius currently on auction.”