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ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Mint
Callatis
Denomination
1/4 Mina
Material
Lead
Manufacture
Cast
Shape
Disc or similar (ellipse, etc.)
Length
6.00 cm
Width
- cm
Height
- cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
128.55 - - Moisil 1957 No No Yes
Iconography
Symbol Technique Direction Position Number Synecdoche
Heracles / Hercules Relief LEFT Head
Nike Relief LEFT
Petasos Relief LEFT
Pileus Relief LEFT
Hermes Relief LEFT Head
Dioscuri Relief LEFT Head
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
Yes
Suspension hole
No
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Language Technique Legend type
Greek Relief Denomination
Fac simile

ΤΕΤΑΡ . . . 

Edition
Τέταρ[τον].
Monogram
ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT
Findspot (region)
Findspot (site)
context
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
Vasile Pârvan Institute of Archaeology (Bucharest) None None
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
Sauciuc-Săveanu 1935–36 260 None None (non vidi)
Moisil 1957 269 15 pl. III/4 None
VARIA
Additional comment
Moisil 1957: Muzeul Național de Antichități = secție a Institutului de Arheologie „Vasile Pârvan”.
Heracles? Hermes? Dioscuri?
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