Ancients, Antiquities and Medieval Coins
– From the coins of ancient Greece, Rome and Persia to Medieval coins and issues of the Byzantine Empire, few areas can match the level of intrigue and excitement offered by ancient coins and antiquities. Ancients are the basis for all modern coins. And there's just something truly amazing about holding coins that were cast or struck hundreds, even thousands of years ago.
Collecting Ancient Coins
There are many ways to collect ancients. Some choose to collect coins from specific time periods, such as Medieval coins. Others collect by civilization or by obverse and reverse themes. Still others build collections of coins mentioned in the Bible. One of the most popular ways to collect ancients is to assemble a collection of ancient Roman coins by emperor.
Collecting Ancients Has Never Been Easier
Collecting ancients can seem daunting at first. But Littleton makes it easy to build a rewarding collection of antiquities and ancient or medieval coins. You'll find a treasure trove of resources in our Learn Center, including an ancients Glossary and ancient coin Grading Guides. Plus books and references, answers to frequently asked questions and more. We even have Collector Clubs that make assembling your ancients collection as easy as 1-2-3!Read More... Read Less...