Roman Republic - AR denarius, L. Thorius Balbus, Rome 105 B.C. - interesting piece w clearly visible weight adjustment marks on rev (= result of Al Marco method) - Silver

Description
Roman Republic - AR denarius, L. Thorius Balbus, Rome 105 B.C. - interesting piece w clearly visible weight adjustment marks on rev (= result of Al Marco method) - Silver
VF+/EF- attractive dark toning with hints of gold irridescence

Grade: VF+/EF- attractive dark toning with hints of gold irridescence
Material: Silver
Weight: 3.75 g
Diameter: 20.00 mm

Obverse: Head of Juno Sospita right, wearing horned goat skin headdress, I·S·M·R downward behind

Reverse: Bull charging right, D (control letter) above, L·THORIVS below, BALBVS in exergue

Weight adjustment Al Marco = a sliver of metal is removed from the surface of the coin with a scorper, leaving clearly visible "judder" or "chatter" marks on the coin. These marks are clearly visible on this particular coin.
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Lot details
Country
Roman Republic
Currency
AR denarius, L. Thorius Balbus, Rome 105 B.C. -
Year/Period and Variation
interesting piece w clearly visible weight adjustment marks on rev (= result of Al Marco method)
Precious metals
Silver
No. of items
1
Type
Coin
Condition
VF+/EF- attractive dark toning with hints of gold irridescence
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