1 Uncia

Features

Issuer Vestini tribe (Central Italy)
Ruling authority Anonymous (circa 275-225 BC)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 275 BC - 225 BC
Value 1 Uncia (1)
Currency Uncia (circa 275-225 BC)
Composition Bronze
Weight 43.06 g
Diameter 31 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 184033
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References ICC# 250,
Italo Vecchi; 2013. Italian Cast Coinage. B & H Kreindler, London, United Kingdom.
HN Italy# 20,
N. Keith Rutter, Andrew Burnett; 2001. Historia numorum : Italy. British Museum Press, London, United Kingdom.
Haeberlin# p. 202,
Ernst Justus Haeberlin; 1910. Aes Grave : das Schwergeld Roms und Mittelitaliens einschliesslich der ihm vorausgehenden Rohbronzewährung. Joseph Baer, Frankfurt, Germany.
Thurlow-Ve# 190,
Bradbury K. Thurlow, Italo G. Vecchi; 1979. Italian Cast Coinage : Italian aes grave. V.C. Vecchi & Sons, London, United Kingdom.
Campana# 3
Alberto Campana; 1996. Corpus nummorum antiquae Italiae (zecche minori). Edizioni Numismatica Grigoli, Suzzara, Italy.

Obverse

Double-headed axe (bipennis) with legend below.

Lettering: VES

Translation: Vestini

Reverse

Scallope shell with one dot below.

Edge

Smooth.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (275 BC - 225 BC) 

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