1 Sextans

Features

Issuer Uncertain Italian mint (Central Italy)
Ruling authority Anonymous (circa 301-201 BC)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 301 BC - 201 BC
Value 1 Sextans = ⅙ As
Currency Unrecognizable series - As (circa 301-201 BC)
Composition Bronze
Weight 56.25 g
Diameter 36 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 186544
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References ICC# 303,
Italo Vecchi; 2013. Italian Cast Coinage. B & H Kreindler, London, United Kingdom.
HN Italy# 383,
N. Keith Rutter, Andrew Burnett; 2001. Historia numorum : Italy. British Museum Press, London, United Kingdom.
Haeberlin# p. 166,
Ernst Justus Haeberlin; 1910. Aes Grave : das Schwergeld Roms und Mittelitaliens einschliesslich der ihm vorausgehenden Rohbronzewährung. Joseph Baer, Frankfurt, Germany.
Thurlow-Ve# 237,
Bradbury K. Thurlow, Italo G. Vecchi; 1979. Italian Cast Coinage : Italian aes grave. V.C. Vecchi & Sons, London, United Kingdom.
Syd# 315
Edward Allen Sydenham; 1926. Aes grave : a Study of the Cast Coinages of Rome and Central Italy. Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.

Obverse

Boar's head facing right with letter below and two dots above.

Lettering: M

Reverse

Boar's head facing right with letter below.

Lettering: N

Edge

Smooth.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (301 BC - 201 BC) 

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