The metallurgy of Roman silver coinage : from the reform of Nero to the reform of Trajan
"The fineness of Roman imperial and provincial coinage has been regarded as an indicator of the broader fiscal health of the Roman Empire, with the apparent gradual decline of the silver content being treated as evidence for worsening deficits and the contraction of the supply of natural resour...
|Main Author:||Butcher, Kevin.|
|Other Authors:||Ponting, Matthew. , Evans, Jane (Geochemist) , Pashley, Vanessa. , Somerfield, Christopher.|
Cambridge, United Kingdom :
Cambridge University Press,
xxxii, 797 p. : ill.