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PREFERRED TERM
1807Incuse (Numismatics)  
BROADER CONCEPT
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SCOPE NOTE
  • A design which is recessed into the surface of the flan rather than protruding in relief. Although frequently encountered on Greek coins, this characteristic is very rare in the Roman series, being confined to the legends on certain quadrigati and denarii of the Republican series.
SOURCE
  • Sear 2000
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Iakovidou Athena (AA)
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https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1807
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