Quadrans IIIVIR A A A F F S C

Features

Issuer Roman Empire (Rome)
Emperor Augustus (27 BC - 14 AD)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 8 BC
Value Quadrans = 1⁄4 As = 1⁄64 Denarius
Currency Denarius, Reform of Augustus (27 BC – AD 215)
Composition Bronze
Weight 3.2 g
Diameter 17.5 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 247905
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References RIC I# 424,
Harold Mattingly, Edward Allen Sydenham, Carol Humphrey Vivian Sutherland, Robert A. G. Carson; 1984. The Roman Imperial Coinage / Volume 1. Augustus – Vitellius (31 BC–AD 69) (1923 revised edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
OCRE# ric.1(2).aug.424
Online Coins of the Roman Empire (http://numismatics.org/ocre/)

Obverse

Simpulum and lituus.

Lettering: PVLCHER TAVRVS REGVLVS

Translation: Pulcher, Taurus, Regulus.

Reverse

Legend surrounding S C.

Lettering:
IIIVIR A A A F F
S C

Unabridged legend:
Triumviri Auro, Argento, Aere Flando Feriundo.
Senatus Consulto.

Translation:
Triumvir Auro, Argento, Aere, Flando, Feriundo. Senatus Consultum.
Magistrate (Triumvir monetalis) casting and striking gold, silver, and bronze coins. Decree of the senate.

Mint

Rome (ancient), Italy

Comments

Mass varies: 2.96–3.39 g;
Diameter varies: 17–18 mm;
Source: Online Coins of the Roman Empire (OCRE)

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