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C3 Roman Republican Anonymous struck bronzes, McCabe group C3, Related to RRC 80 and RRC 89. Combines design elements of both, 45 gram As. | by Ahala
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C3 Roman Republican Anonymous struck bronzes, McCabe group C3, Related to RRC 80 and RRC 89. Combines design elements of both, 45 gram As.

These coins mix group C design elements and styles, with obverses like C1 matched with reverses like C2, or with obverses like C2 matched with reverses like C1, or with hybrid reverse designs. They are struck on thick dumpy short flans similar to coins of RRC 80 or RRC 89.

 

The Anonymous Struck Bronze Coinage of the Roman Republic:

a Provisional Arrangement, Andrew McCabe, 2013, text and images copyright Ahala, Andrew McCabe

 

Group C3 Illustrated coins, and selected other museum or published examples:

C3 club obverse / dolphin reverse As: 51.60g (Paris.A861, fig.C3.As.1*), 42.53g (CNG79 lot 800, fig.C3.As.2*)

C3 dolphin obverse / club reverse As: 60.36g (Paris.A856), 53.18g (Hannover.509), 52.86g (RR, fig.C3.As.3*), 36.88g (RR, fig.C3.As.4*)

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Taken on February 6, 2013