When you got to want it, you got to want it, especially if you have the cash. Maybe whoever bought it is hoping to sell it in twenty years? Make money like the coin's previous owner?
"For as long as Belisarius lives, it is impossible for him to relinquish this city." - Roman general Belisarius, responding to a group of Gothic envoys, during the Gothic siege of Rome in 537 AD
Attributed coins in my collection so far - Roman: 238, Byzantine: 34, Post-Roman Germanic: 21
Edited by ValiantKnight
03/10/2012 2:34 pm