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ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Mint
Denomination
30 Libras
Material
Copper alloy (bronze or brass)
Manufacture
Cast
Shape
Astragalus
Length
18.00 cm
Width
12.00 cm
Height
16.00 cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
9675.00 - - Provost et al. 1999 No No Yes
Iconography
Symbol Technique Direction Position Number Synecdoche
Astragalus
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
Yes
Suspension hole
Yes
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Language Technique Legend type
Denomination, Other
Fac simile

CAST XXX

Edition
(Exactum ad) Cast(oris) XXX.
Monogram
Countermark type
Countermark
ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT
Findspot (region)
France: Gard
Findspot (site)
Baron
context
CIRCUMSTANCES OF ACQUISITION
Region
City
Date of first acquisition
circumstances
DATING OF THE WEIGHT
Curatorial Section
ROMAN
Time frame
FROM 0 TO 200
Comments on Chronology
COLLECTION HISTORY
Collection
Name Date of acquisition Inventory number
Museum of Romanity (Nîmes) None 2012.0.2
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
Provost et al. 1999 185 None fig. 147c None
Luciani and Lucchelli 2016 268–269; 281, tab. 2/1 None fig. 2 None
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