What Not Online Auctions

HomeAncient CoinsCoinWeek IQ: Hollywood Gets Ancient Coins All Wrong - 4K Video

CoinWeek IQ: Hollywood Gets Ancient Coins All Wrong – 4K Video

Costume dramas have long been a staple in cinema, drawing audiences into worlds far removed from the present day. Some of the most popular films and shows of this genre are set in the ancient world.

But how historically accurate are these productions when it comes to numismatics?

Not very, says CoinWeek Ancient Coin expert Mike Markowitz.

In this short informative video, shot at the Whitman Expo in Baltimore in November 2015, Mike calls out Hollywood for its erroneous depictions of ANCIENT COINS in hit movies and TV shows.

CoinWeek IQ Video: #003

Produced by Charles Morgan. © 2015 CoinWeek, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

This video program was filmed in 4K resolution for maximum video quality. Click the “Watch on YouTube” button to view video at maximum resolution.

* * *

CoinWeek is the #1 website online for news and information about numismatics.

CoinWeek has also won the NLG Award for the best numismatic website four years running!

Take your hobby to the next level! Be sure to share this video with your friends and be sure to check out all CoinWeek has to offer.

Copyright © CoinWeek November 2015

COINWeek is the most advanced independent on-line media source for print and video Rare Coin and Currency news; with analysis and information contributed by leading experts across the numismatic spectrum.

More news and videos about coin collecting at CoinWeek

CoinWeek IQ
CoinWeek IQ
With CoinWeek IQ, the editors and writers of CoinWeek dig deeper than the usual numismatic article. CoinWeek IQ provides collectors and numismatists with in-depth information, pedigree histories, and market analysis of U.S. coins and currency.

Related Articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Heritage Auctions Consign

AU Capital Management US gold Coins

David Lawrence Rare Coins Auctions