Logo Pondera Online
 
ARCHAEOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE WEIGHT
Authority
Mint
Tomis
Denomination
1 Uncia
Material
Lead
Manufacture
Cast
Shape
Square
Length
- cm
Width
- cm
Height
- cm
Metrology
Mass (g) Mass (grain) Date of measurement Reference fragmented cleaned reference weight
24.80 - - Cantacuzène 1927–32 No No Yes
Iconography
Symbol Technique Direction Position Number Synecdoche
Double axe / Labrys Relief RIGHT
Crab Relief
Poppy Relief Head
Wear
Corrosion
Handle
No
Suspension hole
Yes
Recarved mould
No
Recarved weight
No
Intentionally destroyed
No
Archaeological description
Avram 2012–15: Lieu actuel de conservation inconnu (ancienne collection Dimitrie C. Butculescu). Provenance: Constanţa. Poids de plomb de forme carrée, percé d’un trou au niveau de la lettre Α du droit. Once (οὐγκία). Poids: 24,80 g, non édifiant au vu du trou. La lettre omicron plus petite que les autres.
Autopsy
No
INSCRIPTION
Language Technique Legend type
Greek Relief Denomination, Other
Fac simile

ΟΥΝ
ΚΙΑ

Edition
Οὐν|κία || [δικ|αία].
Monogram
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 1 TO 250
Comments on Chronology
COLLECTION HISTORY
Collection
Name Date of acquisition Inventory number
Butculescu Collection None None
Bibliography
Reference Page/Column Reference (number) Plate / Figure Comment
Cantacuzène 1927–32 606 9 fig. 11 None
Ocheşeanu 1989 93 36 None None
Avram 2012–15 205 P76 None None
VARIA
Additional comment
Avram 2012–15: G. Cantacuzène interprétait l’attribut du droit comme caducée vers la gauche; corrigé par H.-C. Meyer.
Permalink
External link