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ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Quintus Junius Rusticus
Mint
Denomination
Material
Basalt
Manufacture
Shape
Truncated sphere or similar (truncated spheroid, truncated double cone, etc.)
Length
3.90 cm
Width
- cm
Height
3.80 cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
-
Iconography
Symbol Technique Direction Position Number Synecdoche
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
No
Suspension hole
No
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Froehner: Autre (Grande boule en basalte noir (sphère tronquée)), beaucoup plus petite: Rome, même date (novembre 1919). H 0,038. Diam. 0,039. Sur le plat: =/. Au pourtour: EX AVCTORIT• Q• IVNI• PR• VRB. RVSTICI.
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Language Technique Legend type
Authority
Fac simile

*=/ EX AVCTORIT· Q· IVNI· PR· VRB. RVSTICI

Edition
Monogram
ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT
Findspot (region)
Findspot (site)
context
CIRCUMSTANCES OF ACQUISITION
Region
City
Date of first acquisition
Nov. 30, 1919
circumstances
Rome, november 1919.
DATING OF THE WEIGHT
Curatorial Section
ROMAN
Time frame
Comments on Chronology
COLLECTION HISTORY
Collection
Name Date of acquisition Inventory number
National Library of France (Paris) None None
Froehner Collection None None
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
-
VARIA
Additional comment
Froehner, Registre XI, p. 603a.
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