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kitov
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« on: November 29, 2018, 10:00:58 am »

Brass,40/7 mm
78,40 gr.Please help me for id.
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« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2018, 10:53:57 am »

Byzantine Quadrans commercial weight I think.
better picture might help



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here is similar weight


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« Reply #2 on: November 29, 2018, 09:47:34 pm »

Thanks
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« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2018, 01:17:50 am »

It is definitely a Byzantine commercial weight to 3 ounces. Long cross between  Greek_Gamma- Greek_Gamma . Slightly underweight.
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« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2018, 06:37:51 am »

That's a neat OP example ...

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Ummm curious, is the scraggly-cross that's etched into the reverse merely graffiti that was added later-on? (super cool)
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« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2018, 08:18:37 am »

Thanks all
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« Reply #6 on: January 26, 2019, 09:03:36 pm »

That's a neat OP example ...

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Ummm curious, is the scraggly-cross that's etched into the reverse merely graffiti that was added later-on? (super cool)

It's an add-on.

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