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ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Mint
Callatis
Denomination
1 Mina
Material
Lead
Manufacture
Cast
Shape
Disc or similar (ellipse, etc.)
Length
7.00 cm
Width
7.00 cm
Height
0.75 cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
463.00 - - Trafali 1927 Yes No Yes
Iconography
Symbol Technique Direction Position Number Synecdoche
Nike Relief LEFT
Club Relief
Athena Relief LEFT Head
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
No
Suspension hole
No
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Language Technique Legend type
Greek Relief Denomination, Mint
Fac simile

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Edition
Δα(μοσία) || μνᾶ.
Monogram
ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT
Findspot (region)
Romania: Constanța
Findspot (site)
Mangalia [Callatis]
context
Trafali 1927: Découvert en 1927, dans mes fouilles pratiquées sur un petit plateau à 2 km. de Callatis.
CIRCUMSTANCES OF ACQUISITION
Region
City
Date of first acquisition
circumstances
DATING OF THE WEIGHT
Curatorial Section
GREEK
Time frame
FROM -400 TO -100
Comments on Chronology
COLLECTION HISTORY
Collection
Name Date of acquisition Inventory number
Moldavia Historical Museum (Iași) None None
Roscouletz Collection None None
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
Trafali 1927 42–43 C.22 fig. None
Moisil 1957 264–269 10 pl. II/5 None
VARIA
Additional comment
Trafali 1927: “même collection” = Roscouletz Collection?
Moisil 1957: Colecţia Muzeului de antichităţi din Iaşi (= Muzeul de Istorie a Moldovei - Palatul Culturii)
Trafali 1927: Il lui manque peut-être une dizaine de gr., qu'un coup de pioche a enlevée [sic].
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