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Posts by: Julian Ticehurst

“Rivals, Rebels and the Parthian Empire”

“Rivals, Rebels and the Parthian Empire”

The Arts and Humanities Research Council have published a fascinating image gallery featuring Parthian Coins. http://www.ahrc.ac.uk/research/readwatchlisten/imagegallery/rivalsrebelsparthianempire/ "This image gallery principally…
A Scottish Unicorn

A Scottish Unicorn

Scotland has a rare and very beautiful coin: a gold Unicorn of James IV valued Eighteen Shillings. The mystical Unicorn…
A META Diobol

A META Diobol

I like the sound of these words: A meta diobol. Thrace, Mesembria AR Diobol. 4th century BC. Facing helmet / META within…

Google Coins

Google Trends is a fascinating place..  I've been playing with some charts with "Coins" as a search term: https://www.google.ca/trends/explore#q=coins The Googe…
Odin head sceat

Odin head sceat

A 'Wodan head' sceatta, minted at 'Hamwic' (modern Southampton) c.720-45. Image thank you CNG http://www.cngcoins.com/  
Magna Carta

Magna Carta

The 800th Anniversary of MAGNA CARTA 800 years of liberty and freedom – a coin struck to celebrate the Magna…
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