Bronze Roman ID

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Bronze Roman ID

Post by Norman_invader » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:38 pm

I've spent hrs & hrs trying id this one myself,
None the wiser😐
Obverse is female I think with XI numeral to the right,
Any ideas ?
Many thanks 👍
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Re: Bronze Roman ID

Post by coal digger » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:41 pm

Gallienus,cd ::g
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Re: Bronze Roman ID

Post by alloverover » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:44 pm

coal digger wrote:
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:41 pm
Gallienus,cd ::g
Not such a common one of his though ::g

http://www258.pair.com/denarius/cgi-bin ... ing=ri3600

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Re: Bronze Roman ID

Post by Allectus » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:44 pm

Gallienus with Indulgentia reverse. ::g

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Re: Bronze Roman ID

Post by Me and my boy » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:47 pm

Looks silver or silvered from where I’m sitting. But there’s a bottle of red next to me😋
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Re: Bronze Roman ID

Post by alloverover » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:50 pm

Me and my boy wrote:
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:47 pm
Looks silver or silvered from where I’m sitting. But there’s a bottle of red next to me😋
Billon ::g

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Re: Bronze Roman ID

Post by Norman_invader » Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:03 pm

Wish it was silver,definitely bronze,too much lighting,
But I might open a bottle & see if it turns silver though !!!
That's a new excuse to tell the Mrs ! lol
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Re: Bronze Roman ID

Post by coal digger » Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:16 pm

Norman_invader wrote:
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:03 pm
Wish it was silver,definitely bronze,too much lighting,
But I might open a bottle & see if it turns silver though !!!
That's a new excuse to tell the Mrs ! lol
Thanks for your id's gang 👍
By the time Gallienus became top dog there was very little silver bullion left in the pot ,but the army still needed paying,hence the debasement, cracking coin though mate,cd ::g
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