solidus_2012  (3 fakes, among 3, March 20, 20140 j_black86 All fakes. jackson.2-2 Go to previous slide - Best selling. If late April 2016 he is selling a multi-thousand dollar fake aureus that it getting lots of bids. j.i.w.1972 des552009  (new from Bulgaria, 10/2009) Fakes drachms.) Titus/goat with reverse of Domitian that was not issued with the obverse of Titus, Albinus Briuti Republican, Lucius Verus denarius) Gordian I. Merovingian. Esraelonline dodonis598   (Feb. 2014 fakes. New seller. emmic_25   (2020, March. dromashopp   (2019 Sept. Several fake Julius Caesar elephants, fake Ahtnen owls. dimitrisancients   (new name for thessalonikiseller. 555481099264 e0f769c7-8255-4e8b-aa2b-9abdac6dd732:17666c77343 19997. natstojil_0   (2019, August. drops_of_heaven   )2108, Dec. New seller. 300 count, 100% feedback. luciovero1  (2016, September, Spanish seller with numerous fakes at very low "buy" prices.) 2019 March still at it with underpriced rarities that are deceptive--too good to be true. ) 2big1q4u Was sar.weiss-o and aurum-coins24 before that. Fake Caligula, Hardia, argenteus, Crispina -- everything at this time was fake) 2017. abdel2009  (fake denarii with flat reverse fields, August 2012) Fake sestertii. However, sellers can prevent that by making the auction "private." franciscsilv-233    (2019, April. sixtino   Unusually low feedback percentage. The surfaces are mushy and the photographs out of focus (this time, anyway)) He admits it, but he is on this list for those who don't read his language.) Obvious fake Caligula as which he asserts is genuine.) Julius Caesar, two(!) Roman denarii that are not very deceptive.) Still at it Feb. and May 2019) All fakes. Fake Zenobia. catamana17   (2018, March. A RARE Olympic swimming 50p coin has sold on eBay for a whopping £10,100 - and you could have one at home too. este-bella19   (2019 Nov. with this new name. All fakes. Many “ancient” coins offered for sale on eBay are deceptive fakes, particularly Roman denarii. kaeleti Fake 1/2 siliqua Jan. 5, 2013, uncirculated Fake Julia Domna Jan. 2014)) Given the large number of honest sellers, it is recommended you avoid sellers who sell fakes, even if a coin looks okay (It may be a deceptive fake). stpgallery  (2020, May. 24speed  (numerous fakes of Roman coins, Dec. 2014) He certainly knows they are fakes, but does not seem to clearly say they are.) hakel.78     (August 2015, "exact copies" (which are of very poor style and not very deceptive) of Roman imperial AE in unworn condition. zvezda503-2009  [the re-appearance of the NARU'd Simon_hazl ] uterefelix -> vivitelaeti ->  optimo-principi = M. Stankov Cybele1   (sells fakes as fakes. Didia Clara, Julius Caesar portrait, Diadumenian, Otho, etc. Poor fakes of coins and antiquities. Personally, I don't shop on ebay at all. spqr_numismatics  (2018, Dec. Similarly, his Byzantine coins look like they might be rarities in poor condition, but they are simply fakes.) yevhsht-0  (2020, August. The same seller as the next one with the same spiel and the same poor fakes.) arizonastate Lots of fakes including some types that would be expensive such as Caligula denarius) Louisbonie davidnicol  (new Feb. 2108, with good-style cast fakes of denarii. All his anicents are fakes and fantasies. Hadrian sestertius. Fireflyrdp Q Some sellers simply may not know their items are not real, while others knowingly list inauthentic items and don't think they will get caught. tbjuacw    sash-bg2014  (Dec. 2015 early imperial denarius fakes) roza0035 samler1960 Go to: 0-9, A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P-Q, R, S, T, U-V, W-X-Y, Z, *. Some of these fakesellers also sell large numbers of genuine coins, but a bit too often slip up and sell fakes (often of more-expensive types than their other coins). *****spqr*****   (this is not the same as s*p*q*r)  (very deceptive denarii). qaska  (Dec. 2104, several fake denarii.) coinartefact01  (very tooled coins, May 2013, and some rare fakes) Fake beat up denarii and siliquae 10/10, fake Republican denarii, 11/17/10) 2017 Jan. has many fakes) bevpub43  (as of July25,  2010 the 20 coins listed are all genuine, I think. For this eBay scam, the seller will list a normal item, … All fakes. C kingdomspast  (Michael Hibbs) Germanicus denarius, Manlia Scantilla, Greek tetradrachms, Tigranes, etc.) Check the seller's name against the regularly updated Fake Sellers list on Forum Ancient Coins. Batibaleno      is the ID of Ivelin Parashkevov trew123410  (new seller, May 2017.     Salvsavg (= Legion_VIII, Maximov, Evtilian in Bulgaria)) helmut15  (2019, Oct. gorrinero135   (2019, May. my_pappas_pouch   (2018, June. Fake Sextus Pompey and others in September.) danwac6569  (2020, Nov. 333omega,    Member; 1,017 1,310 posts; Location: UK Share; Posted August 28, 2018. Artefactsltd  (2018, March. dic.caesar alexander_art_classic   (2019, Jan. Seller from Thailand, which is a red flag)     tanya199264   (2018, April. luissas2011  (late Dec. 2015, a Nero and Agrippina denarius listed at $1000 for a fake. Still at it, 2020, May. "ECHTHEIT KANN NICHT GARANTIERT WERDEN  AUS NACHLASS"  "Cannot be guaranteed genuine. zephyrus-coins hannibal89   (2018, Nov. ru2na abja.antics    (2019, June. Roman Imperial Coins (27 BC-476 AD) The Roman Empire occupies a significant place in the history of Western civilization, and much of that history is reflected in the coins of the era. jamesmbarbera garata999   (April, 2016, 24 silver fakes--all fakes) hubabubalondon  (2015, July. Modern jewelry touted as ancient.) Othos, Pupienus, etc.) callum2502 Here are 4 things you should know… #1 – Know Who The Most Reputable Sellers Are. Most of the time, you probably can’t. Country: United Kingdom Phone: 01612619742 Registered Since: Saturday, 18 Apr, 2009 01:40:10 BST anagverdi  (April 2015, two fakes out of two. A sestertius Jan. 1, 2014) pegusasancientcoins  NARU (Michael Hibbs) Terrible fakes with a heart-warming story of good deeds. Supposedly in a private collection for over 45 years. I have eBay searches running on late west roman coins. arqueologo55   (2018 August. Fake Eugenius siliqua, Julius Nepos, and other rarities. juli_molan  (new, Dec. 2016, with all fakes--poor reproductions) ace-antiques  (2108, June. pr.daly New seller. All fakes. Lots of fakes.) legiogemina Fake denariii of Diva Paulina, Vitellius, and Diadumenian.) Still at it May 2020. den141010 (0 feedback as of July 8, 2015 and selling group lots of fakes of valuable Greek silver types, as well as an individual Greek silver tetradrachm fake) markalan63  (fake Aelius denarius 2/11, but probably not intentional, looking at his other items) pana_nis   (2019, July. io-560  (2019, Oct. Says "The coin comes from unknown provenance and I'm not able and can NOT guarantee the authenticity of it. Study the coins to see how they look just right except for the surfaces. olde_money Many poor fakes with bad surfaces) Same as dromashopp, but low feedback so name changed. nemanas-0   (2019, Oct. lots of fake late Roman, Byzantine, Lombard, etc. See More. Was: $14,645.00 Still at it in December and 2018 March) coinsgalleryauctionco Many coins, mostly fakes. New seller. rafaprio   (2016, Feb. all fakes. jinali850  (mangizite-2008 under a new name, 3/16/2012) varouxi   (Dec. 2105. Do not mistake their coins for genuine. Domitian sestertius. Fake Greek gold. Still going with fake Eugenius, Jovinus, etc.) Quote; Link to post Share on other sites. youg  (aka primagerma and 9722louis) what_i_gathered georgkris  (2017 March. If you want to report an eBay seller of fakes, join that list and report the seller there. constantinecoins  92106, June, very deceptive Constantine II AE3 fake, twinned to be certain. *karma*gems* boroves oksana197070 Activity that doesn't follow eBay policy could result in a range of actions including for example: administratively ending or canceling listings, hiding or demoting all listings from search results, lowering seller rating, buying or selling restrictions, loss of buyer or seller protections, and account suspension. shaverraver  (2018, April. 0-9 ancientcoinscollections   (2019, October. All he anceint coins are fakes) Skip to main content ... {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES} - Best selling. chimaira-antiques-coins   (uses a shill bidder with "private" feedback who bids almost exclusively on his coins. In either case, both sellers face sanctions from eBay if their items are found to be counterfeits or replicas. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for Ancient Roman Coins. johngeld086   (over 7000 feedback and only one ancient up for April, 2015, so maybe it is an unusal mistake that that one is a fake Alexander the Great.) "commodity is made under exclusion of any warranty or guarantee." julia54*   (2018, June. jbcollectables99  (very many cast fakes Jan. 2010, July 2010 "the new Bulgarian flu". Babuino Casa de Aste (Italian auction site -- all ancients were fake in 10/2009) Gordian I, Hadrian, Domitian, Spanish city, etc.) Still, that doesn’t stop unscrupulous types from selling their fake coins, replicas, fantasy coins, or otherwise as real numismatic treasures. At this itme, only 28 feedback with 91% positive. cepel12  (Sept. 2015, Visigothic fake) Julius Caesar denarius.) 2060gilbert amorcoins713 (2017 Jan fake gold coins) moneta-hermes  (8/16/10. paul-muir   (fake Kushan) Saeculo-aureo hezile   (China) Continuing with other fake rarities.) All fakes.) Istros, Parion, Trajan sestertius, Parthian, Lysimachos, all fakes) He's been selling a lot of "1932-S Proof Silver Quarters", 1909-S Lincolns, and 1921 Peace dollars. rvr1986  (Dec. 2015, sells replicas and mentions they are replicas, but you might miss it) Skip down to: 0-9, A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P-Q, R, S, T, U-V, W-X-Y, Z, *. How Fake Stuff Ends Up on eBay . He's from Bulgaria) Was i **** 4 just two months ago.) Fakesellers who become known often retire their username and return under a different name. Many cast silver and coppr fakes. getod_4  (2017, July. Still at it Sept. 2018) I wonder if he would argue that the silver is authentic silver? All fakes.) mimo_treasures  (he sells them as reproductions). Here is a page which has more about avoiding fake ancient coins: jungle.bells Blueodee or Alyoussefi of Kuwait kristin7519 legioulpiavictrix This goes for any dealer.) Admits his coins are "possible replicas." Fake Vespasian IVDAEA CAPTA sestertius, Claudius sestertius, Ostrogothic Theodahad, and others, mostly expensive) ruswars  (2018, July. I specifically searched for items sold from the UK and stupidly expected to be dealing with a UK company. Other gold fakes [with lots of bids!]. Really, there is no doubt. 2014nobonch  (new seller, Sept. 2014, his individual silver coins are fakes. He has figured out a way to make his coins look like much higher relief than they really have. mattskef echtok100 cncoin99  (of Singapore) I'd avoid ebay completely if you are not confident in your ability to determine real from fake at a glance. The underlying coin is probably genuine, but very often the hair has been reengraved and the patina applied. Guardia_pretoriana lizziessecrettreasures    (2020, August. Marmarnas The Selinos Fakes Some years ago an eBay seller using the ID Selinos posted a number of fakes for sale. Welcome. vivitelaeti -> uterefelix -> optimo-principi = M. Stankov Private listings. variana_museum  (Sept. 2014 has two fake argentii and a fake 1/3 siliqua among a number of AE that look authentic) don-paolo   (Sept. 2010, Greek reproductions offered as genuine) Fake Julian II, Eugenius. optimo-principi  (be wary of his tooled and "improved" coins and some are possibly fakes. heavencoins18   (2018, July, all fakes. pepilll (2018, Oct. All fakes, mostly of valuable types such as EID MAR, Antonia denarius, Caesar portrait, etc.) svbjsc From a Julius Caesar portrait to a Syracuse decadrachm, all staring at very low prices. All of the better types are fakes. Fake Greek copper owl, and other fake AE Greek. Alikoki66 chalco13 dsnr-co   (2020, April. Says they are toned, but not artificially. thracianland  (2018, March. softpelz  (Feb. 2015, two pretty obvious denarius fakes among low grade AE and non-coin offerings) 2020, Feb. Fake silver denarii. The $20 buy-it-now level on rarities makes it obvious these are modern.) monnaies-antiques (2013, selling "his grandfather's collection." Still at it May 2020.) ficher1236  (tooled sestertii, 10/18/10) Many fake pre-Roman British types) Pretty deceptive denarii.) in October. Someone made these fakes and it is unlikely he did not make many of them. Many low-value late Roman ancients and then, numerous "valuable" coins which are fakes: Alexander the Great, Otho, bull-and-lion siglos, Istros drachm, and others) Numerous fake late Roman, Merovingian, Celtic, Roman Republican, and some other rarities like Nigranian) The emperor and his family are one type of coin theme. Many do and there is little we can do about it other than not become vicitims. Caligula. All pretty deceptive fake denarii.) Oct. 2015, many fakes, some high-value, including gold. Istros, Rhodes, Kaunos, etc.) None very deceptive.) This frauds must be exposed and the unsuspecting buyers warned! Saleagency24 Dec. 2014, he has some genuine AE, but the "better" silver is fake) No returns. Twinned with other fakes from other fakesellers. Rare types faked. He changes his username often to try to circumvent lists like this one. Fake Hadrian aureus offered "buy now" at $1400 but much less than it would be worth. bgcoins08 antongor   (Dec. 2015. **PLEASE DON'T MAKE MORE THAN ONE POST PER COIN OR GROUP OF COINS, use an imgur album. Fake Greek silver, 2018 April, fake Alexander the Great tetrardachm and Appolonica Pontica) Not a regular ancient coin seller, but given the chance he did not remove a cast fake sestertius) historiamagistravitaeest   (2018, April. jolandaatgfu103  (2019, August. I better know the signs to look out for now but it’s fairly easy to get caught out as a beginner. Some of us who can recognize fakes e-mail buyers to warn them not to pay. Claudius, Carcalla, Haniballian, Pompey) justinijan69  (be careful of many very tooled coins. Sells reprodcutions as reproductions. atoc2009 All denarius fakes) eBay sellers who sell too many fake ancient coins to trust, in the opinions of members of the  Coin Forgery Discussion List (formerly a Yahoo! Trusted … Liar!) rancient (2018, March. Additional remakable fakes in December.) honda.4wd a Vespasian and sons denarius, and numerous others [including a high-grade Marc Anthony COHORT galley, Trajan quinarius, etc.] croftmatthew  (July, 2013) selling, he says, coins his father's collection about which he knows nothing, but full of reproductions) A enzomillie T hovav2005   (2018, March. Nevertheless, all fakes. 14 fakes, no genuine coins.) ltxod-05oaucsh   (2019, Jan. nadejda73  (2017, Dec. many solidus fakes, Hadrian sestertius, Greek tetradrachms, all fakes) Most have weakness and rounding.) All fakes)      fakemaieter Devidc332 or Avihai Hakmon sagittario2323    (2020, Feb. masonsgallery  (Nov. 2016, fake Anglo-Saxon sceats, Nov. 2016 fake "metal detector finds" Byzantine silver, Vandal silver, others. Kow166p If you want to report an eBay seller of fakes, join that list and report the seller there. "A little knowledge is a dangerous thing".) unique-market   (2018, May. planete-collections-france  (2017, May. Sells reproductions as reproductions. A private collection of fakes!) You could also pick one god or goddess to focus on collecting. eBay SCAMMER coin dealer siriussportsauctions sells spotted coin using different PCGS stock photo! Kushand gold. vintagepishkaproject  (2017, Jan. Lots of cast fakes) ds-numismatik  (a couple of cast Greek silver Feb. 29, 2012. bul_fishing_1981  (2017, June. He is also selling under the name constantinecoins ) H Some Indo-Greek may be okay.) marinvourgent-0   (2017, May. antika99 Three silver denarii, all fakes. theemperor27  (2015, Jan. fake Tranqullina denarius, Plautilla denarius, Licinius "argenteus", Nov. 2015 many fakes) ivcollectibles  (2018, Dec. Fakes including Clodius Albinus, Vetranio, two Pertinax, etc. holdingancienthistory   (This is not the seller "holdinghistory". louisbonieDom, Nepumuk77 requete78  (2019, Sept. Fakes and "no acepto PayPal" so refunds would be hard to get) Not trustworthy.) Several obvious fakes) Fake "Greek silver tetraderachm" from Syracuse that would never be unidentified if real. minky234 oldromancoins   (2019 March many fakes of Nero, Caligula, etc, with nice green surfaces and far too many bids! A few fakes have slipped through.) U laeti5211  (denarius fakes, high grade good types, August 5, 2013) angelsneverdie (Sept. 2020. crude fakes. All fakes. Please use the menu on the left hand side. machairidis14   (numerous fakes, Thrace, Celtic, Istros, Messembria, 10/9/14) gsalesr  (Dec. 2015. numerous low-quality Roman imperial fakes. ovilava   (sells reproductions as reproductions) ebay roman coins ebay ancient coins ebay ancient greek coins ebay silver coins for sale foreign ancient coins . The one "ancient" coin, an Alexander the Great, is a fake) sar.weiss-0   (2019, Jan. New seller, all fakes. ancientbaron-coins  (2020, July. He is also selling under the name mostlybronze ) 20 identical cast fakes, 3/2010) June 2106 fake high-value denarius types) The ancient coins are fakes. peioni-1  (2020, Oct. From Bulgaria. Never Buy Coins From Sellers Who Buy From Chinese Sources . Cast Hadiran sestertius of a good type, false soft surface coloring. jenofonte48   Definitely a fakeseller, although he strongly denies it. oldart* tersanabri-22  (2020 May. Cast fake Trajan he declined to remove. Roman Julius Caesar Gold AV Aureus Coin 46 BC - Certified NGC Choice AU (Ch AU) $13,766.30. Fake argenteus, Istros, Balbinus provincial, many others) Has 0 feedback and attempting to sell using images of coins he does not own.) Ds_278**  (Dan's Artifacts) Greek with weights given, but far wrong. Don't get caught when someone buys them from him for resale on eBay without saying they are reproductions.) He changes his eBay username often) He doesn't say they are genuine, but he doesn't say they are repros either. londiniumcoins   (tooled coins) Some "sold" coins are virtually identical to other sold coins. Fakes and shill bidding) antart10   (Greece, cast fakes with dark-stained surfaces, June 2013) While I still show many examples of fakes acquired on eBay if you are seriously interested in this particular problem join the information forum on this website set up in the States several years ago. W Goldhooked. Cyprus seller.) monetata coinsshopantic ebay roman coins ebay ancient coins ebay ancient greek coins ebay silver coins for sale foreign ancient coins . His silver is fake. 9/25/09, Other fakes Jan. 2011) 2020, June. which allows people to post fakes they have spotted. art*collection  (not deceptive Bulgarian fakes) pedro-21  (2017 Oct. fakes Galba sestertius and fake Sabina sestrtius) wickey666 bobl19472011   (2016, Dec. fake Republican denarius not noted by him and a fake Obiana sestertius with "I cannot guarantee the authenticity of this coin" at the end of the description and a couple of other fakes, mostly weakly cast and not convincing.) jorjscoins  (1016 August, new seller with 32 feedback, many fakes of expensive types--all fakes) Many super types, e.g. The coins seem genuine, but the prices are sometimes related to shill bidding) vanesssa2009 They claim they are "just a venue" and cannot be responsible for criminal activity on their site. activ_coin_art_78 nikoldodi-5  (2020, March)  many lots of genuine AE, but several fake silver denarii. collect.from.armenia  (2018, Feb. Two valuable ancients offered, both fake.) djosefina7329 reitripio  (March 2016, many poor fakes. ****************************************** casa_di_roma_uk    (most okay, but Nov. 2015 a published fake gold of Ariadne he declined to withdraw and sold. Mostly jewelry, but the ancient coins are all fakes. To help collectors and dealers identify counterfeit coins, NGC has prepared lists of the most commonly counterfeited US, Chinese and world coins with diagnostic information and images from NGC’s extensive database, as well as commentary from the NGC coin grading team. No description. romancoins1*** The size of the coins vary considerable due to imperfect Roman flan production methods, but Roman die cutting was more careful with the beaded border of the aureus dies 19 to 19.5 mm across and denarii dies 18. pappas_pouch  (2018, Feb. All fakes sold with the old fakeseller's story that is from his grandfather's collection and he doesn't know what it is.) Before you buy any coins on eBay that are not certified by PCGS or NGC, always check the seller's feedback to see who is buying his coins. New seller. How to avoid buying fake ancient coins. Marcantere 10 johnboy2954   (April, 2016. He was oman_treasures24 and had other names before that. fasiliana-2014 (March 13, 2014, fake quinarius 2020, Oct. sussi01negro   (Just be careful. Poor fake sestertii and others. longship0149 my-collection1 Nova-1 Emporium Hamburg   (Not eBay, bur normal auctions. edwardswholesale20,3   (2019, March. trump***   (Raya Valkanova) Zentauros1 hasenbraten2510  (2015, Jan. fakes 3rd and 4th C Romans) iakobebe   (Sloveni, many Istros fakes 12/08) azulluna1377   (2020, April. 2017 Oct. the "best" coins in silver are fakes, e.g. I do state in advance that there is a chance that the coin is not completely genuine and I do no accept returns.") Even the most obvious fakes can easily fool anyone who is not a trained expert. Moslty sells watches but sold a fake ancient and refused to give a refund and amazingly, suggested the buyer to resell it on eBay! According to one person CFDL, many fake countermarks. andy-montana   (6/21/09)  = trump*** Numerous fake very late Roman rarities such as Aelia Zenonis, Odovacar, Julius Nepos. legion_vii Fakes silver medievals and a fake Caligula denarius.) Even the major honest dealers can make a mistake and offer a fake, but their mistakes are rare. bidancient (aka EFTIS - Eftis Paraskevaides) New in March. old1945stone  (2016, July 20, some dramatic Roman fakes--Aelius, and Tetricus facing head quinarius!) Didia Claria, Hadrian, Nero and Agrippina, Romna Republican, etc. It looks like a pattern of selling fakes. Collectorsdreams2  (of Bulgaria) While checking out this buyer on eBay, we discovered that this party was a seller of a variety of pre-1934 US Gold coins. Niemalswiederaufdiesererde mazagurini After many lines of description, it finally says, "This coin has no COA, sold AS IS. All fakes.) This eBay store specializes in Ancient Greek Roman Biblical Byzantine and Medieval Coins. vesp82 cng_coins   (This is not the famous reputible firm. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Lot of fakes.) eDeal_Usa Many rare late Roman siliqua fakes. user_not_found    (2020, Jan.  On the pages he says "I Do Not Guarantee The Authenticity Of Raw Ancient Coins.”  This is a big red flag and he has sold at least one fake, a Nero sestertius. antik_studio_pana   (2020, June 5. Maygo_3 Julius Caesar elephant, Marc Antony quinarius, Histiaea tetraobol, and many other commnly faked coins. tiflis73 jerbo_spain   (fake gold 1/4 stater, Oct. 2014. 2. Titus, Hadrian, Lucius Verus)  The fact is that all ebay cares is that they follow the laws passed down to them by our trusty government . Numerous fake Republican and imperial deanrii) Tourist fakes. and each is brand new without any description beyond the tag line. Danny1970000       an honest & reliable dealer, Keith Chapman   Tuiniloumou frotito987   (2019, March. aledush201717  (2018, March. **, Press J to jump to the feed. bestsells4u    (Raya Valkanova)  (Nora Nedelcheva) Bestsells4u is now Romanumismatics - … theod2011  (June, 2105, many small-denomination Greek silver fakes) augusta_fine_arts  (Bulgarian seller, with only 28 feedback in Jan. 2018. Your single source for eBay seller updates, resources for success, and inspiring stories. fk1122 vespasiana1981   (2018, August. Sells reproductions as reproductions. Still at it as of August 2015) On account "*****.us2013" is selling fake and uncertificated coins. stardust310   (2018, October. eBay is the world's online marketplace - but it's also a mecca for scammers. Very low feedback, too) triple.diamond, Here's some of the dodgy tricks designed to part from sellers from their money This seller must have sold some fakes in the past to get on this list, but I will reconsider. elaga_123   (2018, Sept. fake very rare Roman looking barbarous: Eugenius, Dryantilla, silly siliquae not even close to normal) The rating system includes the accuracy of the item description, how good the communication was, how quickly the item was received, and how reasonable the cost was. gossef nikafinds (2017, March. Also, by having private listings you cannot see what some think is shill bidding where very many bids are entered for relatively simple coins that normally would not get so many.) isobelp303 (re-engraved English coins, 6/25/07) zade-nikol  (March 21, 2015, fake Didius Julianu and Balbinus denarii, asnd others)   NARU  (Michael Hibbs) chasenholdings An expensive tooled Hadrian sestertius, bought from Lanz who mentioned the tooling. vivitelaeti   (many genuine but many good fakes, too. Richlbn  (Richard Hayek) So, he is not lying but they qualify as fakes) Deceptive rarities starting very low. 300rarecoins oh.freddy.freddy ascot-elite  (some fakes 2/25/12. yamartin44  (2016, late April. dharmacoins   (2019, Oct. With 100% on 2400 feedback, he has many high-quality fakes up. firefakir  (numerous doubtful coins over a long time and, specifically, a fake Hadrian AEGYPTOS August 2015. bigmama728 Hadrian, Pertinax, Vespasian. Procopius siliqua, Constantine Pannonian hat, Odovacar siliqua, etc. legioantics (2020, June. micicour  (Sells replicas as replicas. rooks  (honestly sells replicas as replicas, but you might not notice) Not fakes, but badly misattributed late Roman coins with common coins in very low grade attributed to rare emperors.) Severely tooled coins. jon.mcclaine   (2019, Dec. Fakes of common denarii and one Hadrian sestertius) Still active as of July 5, 2010, and as of Jan 27, 2013 and June 19, 2013, Dec. 26, 2013) R Seller Uses Incorrect Name. nicole8700   (Dec. 2014, several cast fakes, denied in a response to a friendly note, but they are fakes) "coin from old private collection" [of fakes!]) that look 98% convincing but have slightly unusual surfaces, looking very slightly rough and unevenly toned. torain7   (2020, July. ancientearth2006  (2018, August. Some criminal has chosen a similar eBay username. debbylastcall Many poor fakes)  lukerce  (2020, June. That is, the "good" coins are fake.) as of 7/20/08) chicho61 Over 1000 feedback and only 97.5% positive.) While I still show many examples of fakes acquired on eBay if you are seriously interested in this particular problem join the information forum on this website set up in the States several years ago. chz0624 New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the AncientCoins community, A place to show off and discuss ancient and medieval coins from around the world, as well as to post links to articles and other references about them. How Fake Stuff Ends Up on eBay . Still at it in May 2019. Potential buyers have been warned!) rrus9999  (Feb. 28, 2014. 2018 Dec he has a fake owl, Philip II 4dr, Othos, etc. ) numismatics.888      (2019, June. peev196110 He is still at it May 2017 with lousy fakes. 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