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Plant, Richard.  Greek Coin Types and Their Identification.  (Spink Reprint: London, 2004)

Cambridge, 2004. 349 pages. Black and white illustrations. Paperback. Greek coins have always posed problems of identification to the average numismatist. The major numismatic catalogues list Greek coins geographically, making it virtually impossible to locate an unfamiliar coin. In this book, which is unique in its approach amongst the available literature on ancient coins, Richard Plant has taken nearly 3,000 Greek coins, concentrating on types which may not be immediately identifiable from their inscriptions or subjects represented, and has broadly analysed them according to their characteristic types and grouped them accordingly. The book's ease of use will make it an invaluable aid to the identification of Greek coins from everyone from the beginner to the professional.

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Greek Coin Types and Their Identification

Greek coins have always posed problems of identification to the average numismatist. The major numismatic catalogues list Greek coins geographically, making it virtually impossible to locate an unfamiliar coin. In this book, which is unique in its approach amongst the available literature on ancient coins, Richard Plant has taken nearly 3,000 Greek coins, concentrating on types which may not be immediately identifiable from their inscriptions or subjects represented, and has broadly analysed them according to their characteristic types and grouped them accordingly. The book's ease of use will make it an invaluable aid to the identification of Greek coins from everyone from the beginner to the professional.
BK34165. Greek Coin Types and Their Identification by Richard Plant, 2004 Spink reprint of 1979, 343 pages, illustrated throughout with line drawings, card covers; $42.00




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A Numismatic Journey Through the Bible by Richard Plant
A Numismatic Journey Through the Bible by Richard Plant

The book illustrates coins contemporary to the new testament as well as coins depicting images of old testament events and those linked to biblical lands or cities in some way. It practically re-tells the story of the bible using illustrations of coins.

BK34119.  A Numismatic Journey Through the Bible by Richard Plant, nearly 600 different biblical related coins are illustrated with line drawings on over 200 pages, includes price information, indexed by person and place names, quality hardback; $19.50




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Roman Base Metal Coins - A Price Guide by Richard Plant
Roman Base Metal Coins - A Price Guide by Richard Plant

A slim 80-page paperback generously peppered with more than 640 line drawings depicting almost every Roman emperor who ever donned a purple toga....
- Current market values in Fine or Very Fine grades from 241BC - 498AD
- Hundreds of accurate line drawings of most coin types
- A list of 3rd - 6th Century Mint town markings
- Historical notes of coinage changes and metal types
- Values for common barbaric types
- Information on Roman coin grading

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BKBRBMC.  Roman Base Metal Coins - A Price Guide by Richard Plant, new updated 4th Edition; $10.00




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Roman Silver Coins - A Price Guide by Richard Plant
Roman Silver Coins - A Price Guide by Richard Plant

Current market values in Fine or Very Fine grades from c. 211 B.C. - 476 A.D.
Hundreds of accurate line drawings of most coin types
Notes of the historical figures and gods that appear on the coins
A list of 3rd - 6th Century Mint town markings
Information about how to clean Roman Silver Coins
Historical notes of coinage changes and metal types
Unique reference numbers for each coin
Includes values for common barbaric types
Information on Roman coin grading
High quality card laminated jacket
BKBRSC.  Roman Silver Coins - A Price Guide by Richard Plant, $10.00