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 Post subject: Images of denarius of Faustina Junior
PostPosted: Wed Dec 02, 2015 4:29 pm 
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When the coin was recovered it was covered in the hard crust of nearly 2000 years in the soil. It had to be soaked in a mixture of olive oil and lemon juice for weeks to remove the crud!ImageImage


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 Post subject: Re: Images of denarius of Faustina Junior
PostPosted: Thu Dec 10, 2015 10:28 am 
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Lovely find! Makes me want to rush out and buy a detector.


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