Coin collecting is a hobby and passion that has existed for hundreds of years. Known once upon a time as “the hobby of kings”, there are still to this day many people who enjoy adding to their own collection of ancient coins. However, it can be increasingly hard to get your hands on the real deal. With authentic coins being increasingly difficult to come by, true collectors won’t want to miss out on this exciting news.
Joseph Gordon Antiques is adding ancient Roman silver coins to its stock. The manufacturing of coins in Roman culture began in 4th Century BC, so when you add a Roman coin to you private collection, you are truly adding a piece of ancient history. In fact, the very origin of the word “mint” came about when describing the manufacture of silver coins in 269BC Rome near the temple of Juno Moneta – the goddess who became the personification of money.
JGAntiques.com have updated their selection of Ancient Coins. This month featuring four ancient Roman silver coins now available for collectors, there will be one for every enthusiast. The newly available coins are:
A Roman Empire silver coin in the denomination Ar Denarius struck under Antoninus Pius from the Rome Mint in 148-149 A.D. This grade VF+/EF- coin weighs 3.36g and has a diameter of 19mm. BUY THIS COIN
A Roman Empire silver coin in the denomination Ar Denarius struck under Severus Alexander from the Rome Mint 232 A.D. showing Jupiter in fighting stance. This grade VF+/EF coin weighs 2.56g and has a diameter of 20mm. BUY THIS COIN
A Roman Republic silver coin in the denomination Ar Denarius struck under M. Iunius Silanus from the Rome Mint in 145 B.C. This grade VF+/EF coin has dark steel-grey toning with some weakly struck areas. It weighs 4.26g with a diameter of 20mm. BUY THIS COIN
A Roman Empire silver coin in the denomination Ar Didrachm Trajanus struck under the Cappadocia Caesaraea Mint in 98-99 A.D. This grade VF+ coin has light toning with hints of iridescence and some hairlines scratches. It weighs 7.69g with a diameter of 20mm and is 2mm thick. BUY THIS COIN
Run by antiquities collector Joseph Gordon himself, Joseph Gordon Antiques is known as being an excellent place to pick up incredible and authentic relics, artifacts and collectables from his private collection. JGAntiques.com also source ancient silver coins from auctions worldwide, galleries, private collections and other reputable dealers. Each of the items has been verified by experts and comes with a certificate of authenticity for peace of mind.
These exceptional coins are a real must-have to any collector, bringing the noble Roman legacy straight into your home.