Home » Ancient Coins

Ancient Coins

Ancient Coinage
Thousands of years ago coins were often used by Rome as a way of sending messages throughout the empire. Back then the use of images with words on coinage being traded between people was a very practical way of spreading a political message or other news. After the Roman monarchy was overthrown, the Roman government began to act as a republic. Octavian became Rome’s “first citizen”, and with the likes of Julius Caesar and Marc Antony, this was a powerful time in Roman history. The rare coins from this time period are highly desirable. When the Great Fire of Rome in 64 destroyed most of the city, many Romans believed Nero had started the fire in order to clear the area for his planned complex, the Domus Aurea. Later in June of 68, he committed suicide. Finding coins with images of Nero make excellent additions to any ancient coin collection.

100 IT 2000 Year Old Ancient Widows Mite Coin,With Story...
$132.99
1000 IT BRITANNICUS NERO Antonius Felix Jerusalem...
Provided with Certificate of Authenticity and...
$358.80
1000 IT BRITANNICUS NERO Antonius Felix Jerusalem...
Provided with Certificate of Authenticity and...
$198.80
303 IT -311 AD Roman Coin Galerius Ancient Coin Fine NGC
Comes with COA Comes in gift bag
$75.85
161 IT Ancient Roman Emperor Lucius Verus Silver Coin...
$158.99
GR Late 5th-4th Centuries BC Ancient Thrace Anchor and...
Late 5th-4th centuries BC ancient Thrace...
$595.00
217 IT MACRINUS 217AD Antioch Tetradrachm Authentic Anci...
Provided with Certificate of Authenticity and...
$600.00
85 GR Pontus, Amisus Under Mithradates VI the Great...
$68.99
Widow’s Mite NGC Certified Ancient Coin
Widow's Mite parable told by Jesus NGC...
$83.89