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ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Mint
Tomis
Denomination
2 Uncias
Material
Lead
Manufacture
Cast
Shape
Square
Length
3.50 cm
Width
3.50 cm
Height
- cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
52.27 - - Auction Gorny & Mosch 1999 No No Yes
Iconography
Symbol Technique Direction Position Number Synecdoche
Double cornucopia Relief
Fish Relief RIGHT Two
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
No
Suspension hole
No
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Auction Gorny an Mosch 1999: Hellenistisches Bleigewicht Doppeluncia? 52,27 g. Quadratisch mit erhöhtem Rand, 3,5 - 3,5 cm, ΙΤΑΛ-ΚΟΝ, Zwei Fischen nach r. // ΔΙΟΥΝ-ΟΝ, zwei gekreuzte Füllhörner, darüber Κ; am unteren Rand ΤΙ. Beige Tönung, fast vz.
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Language Technique Legend type
Greek Relief Denomination, Standard
Fac simile

ΔΙΟΥΝ
K
I
ON

ΙΤΑΛΙ
ΚΟΝ

Edition
Διούν|κ|ι|ον || ἰταλι|κόν.
Monogram
ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT
Findspot (region)
Findspot (site)
context
CIRCUMSTANCES OF ACQUISITION
Region
City
Date of first acquisition
Oct. 11, 1999
circumstances
Antiquities trade
DATING OF THE WEIGHT
Curatorial Section
GREEK , ROMAN
Time frame
FROM 1 TO 200
Comments on Chronology
COLLECTION HISTORY
Collection
Name Date of acquisition Inventory number
Antiquities Trade Oct. 11, 1999 None
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
Auction Gorny & Mosch 1999c 152 1320 None None
VARIA
Additional comment
For the identification of Tomis as the mint, see Avram 2012–15, nos. P37–P43.
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