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andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
30 Sep 2010 7:19PM
wonderful light and detail rob a belter nice one Wink
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gary_d Plus
8 576 13 Wales
30 Sep 2010 7:19PM
This is great how many do you have. - gary
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
30 Sep 2010 7:20PM
Very well captured, Robert, and what an interesting collection you must have. Carol
RTDS 7 Cyprus
30 Sep 2010 7:27PM
I have around 40+ ancient coins...not a big collection!
These ancient coins are expencive so i buy when i can afford it.
My collection i will give to my children later.
The coin above is a small coin (Silver),around 16mm and weight 3,9Grams.I tried to find some info,history of this Appius Claudius Pulcher, T. Manlius Mancinus and Q. Urbinus. 111-110 BC ,..but i found nothing.
Robert
Techno Plus
8 1.8k 8 England
30 Sep 2010 8:49PM
WOW! that is old, I will give you 20p with no date for it Robert, Lol, most interesting hobby, we along with thousands queued to view the "Staffordshire Hoard" and we thought that was old (7th century") puts that coin into perspective..
Regards Mal
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
30 Sep 2010 8:52PM
I didnt know you were a coin collector Robert, interesting subject especially when they are this old, my two sons collect but their collection is quite modern in comparison, good picture
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
30 Sep 2010 8:56PM
The light brings out the detail well
30 Sep 2010 9:04PM
brilliant work Robert
moiral 6 12 Scotland
30 Sep 2010 9:21PM
How brilliant to have something this old. If only it could talk Smile And what a wonderful thing to have for your children. Lovely shots. Moira
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
30 Sep 2010 9:49PM
It appears to be in excellent condition for something which presumably was well used and so very ancient. Superbly captured in this image with great light and details. Fascinating to see.

Ann
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
1 Oct 2010 5:37AM
A beautiful coin, with all its details

Peter
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
1 Oct 2010 9:12AM
Two wonderfully detailed shots, well taken. What a lovely old coin too!
Carol
Ray42 8 3 England
1 Oct 2010 9:15AM
A very nice coin to have
akhtarkhan 14 4 United Kingdom
1 Oct 2010 9:42AM
Interesting shot. Its collectable image of a collection. Love the tone.
Akhtar
1 Oct 2010 12:28PM
Very well captured rob .... kaz
1 Oct 2010 12:47PM
Metal structure is clearly visible, detail is exquisite. Brilliant set.
Regards, Oleg.
Suehh 9 39 6 England
1 Oct 2010 6:06PM
Lovely detail in this. I wonder if this would be a good candidate for layer stacking - which I am lousy at but trying to accomplish. Just a thought.
PeterDSmith 8 13 46 United Kingdom
1 Oct 2010 8:02PM
The trouble with macro photography is that the depth of field is very shallow. In this macro photograph, the bottom of the coin is out of focus as a result, because the bottom of the coin is closer to the lens than the top and, unfortunately, the depth of field does not extend that close to the lens. If you were to photograph the coin square on, so that it appears circular in the viewfinder, then all of the coin would be in focus, because all of the coin is the same distance from the lens.
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
1 Oct 2010 10:58PM
Captured well but agree with Peter here Robert, good tip,
Geoff.
photophantom 8 108 3 Philippines
4 Oct 2010 10:21AM
enough classic detail Robert
Dennis
Source 6
5 Oct 2010 11:29PM
Amazing.Great to have something that is so old and has so much history
-source

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