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ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Mint
Tomis
Denomination
2 Minas , 1 Stater
Material
Lead
Manufacture
Cast
Shape
Disc or similar (ellipse, etc.)
Length
13.50 cm
Width
14.80 cm
Height
- cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
2191.00 - - Ocheşeanu 1986 No No No
2196.00 - - Moisil 1957 No No Yes
Iconography
Symbol Technique Direction Position Number Synecdoche
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
Yes
Suspension hole
No
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Avram 2012–15: CNA, actuellement égaré. Provenance : Constanţa. Poids de plomb de forme oblongue, à anse perforée en bas. Mine lourde, probablement
locale, équivalant à quatre mines romaines (théoriquement, 4 × 545,80 g =
2183,20 g). Diam. = 0,135 × 0,148 m. Poids : 2196,00 g (+ 12,80 g par rapport à l’unité étalon). Sigma rectangulaire à la première ligne du droit.
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Language Technique Legend type
Greek Relief Denomination
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Edition
Στατή(ρ)? | ΜΜ.

App. crit.: ΤΟΜΗ (?) | μνᾶ Moisil 1957, Στατῆ(ρες) | ΜΜ Ocheşeanu 1986.
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ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT
Findspot (region)
Romania: Constanța
Findspot (site)
Constanța [Tomis]
context
CIRCUMSTANCES OF ACQUISITION
Region
City
Date of first acquisition
circumstances
DATING OF THE WEIGHT
Curatorial Section
GREEK , ROMAN
Time frame
FROM -100 TO 200
Comments on Chronology
COLLECTION HISTORY
Collection
Name Date of acquisition Inventory number
Romanian Academy Library – Coin Cabinet (Bucharest) None [currently lost]
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
Moisil 1957 284 51 pl. VII/8 None
Avram 2012–15 175–176 P16 fig. P16 None
VARIA
Additional comment
Avram 2012–15: Selon R. Ocheşeanu, il s’agirait d’une indication pour (δύο) στατῆρες.
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