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ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Mint
Falerio
Denomination
30 Libras
Material
Copper alloy (bronze or brass)
Manufacture
Cast
Shape
Astragalus
Length
20.00 cm
Width
10.00 cm
Height
10.00 cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
10200.00 - - Musei Vaticani No No No
12000.00 - - Bertolone 1936 No No No
10500.00 - - Kubitschek 1907 No No Yes
Iconography
Astragalus
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
Yes
Suspension hole
Yes
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Legend type
Fac simile

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Edition
C(oloniae) F(aleriensis) | XXX.
Monogram
Countermark type
Countermark
ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT
Findspot (region)
Italy: Marche: Fermo
Findspot (site)
Falerone [Falerio]
context
CIRCUMSTANCES OF ACQUISITION
Region
City
Date of first acquisition
circumstances
DATING OF THE WEIGHT
Chronological Period
ROMAN
Terminus post quem
1
Terminus ante quem
200
Time frame
-
Comments on Chronology
COLLECTION HISTORY
Collection
Name Date of acquisition Inventory number
Gregorian Etruscan Museum None 1876, H, 66
Vatican Museums None 12701
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
Massimo 1842 13 13 pl. LXXIV/13 None
CIL IX 648 6088/2 None None
Kubitschek 1907 134–135 None None None
Bertolone 1936 127–129 None fig. 12–13 None
Speier 1963 599–600 816 None None
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