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  • Rejecting all weights of the lower empire, the average (44) of about l00 is 4956; while 42 later Greek weights (nomisma, &c.) average 4857, and 16 later Latin ones (solidus, &c.) show 4819.
  • And the sextula after Constantine had the name of solidus as a coin weight, or nomisma in Greek, marked N on the weights.

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