aes signatum

aes sig·​na·​tum | \ ˈīs-ˌsig-ˈnä-təm \

Definition of aes signatum

: ancient bronze money of Rome and Italy usually in the form of a barand stamped with an animal figure

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First Known Use of aes signatum

1872, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aes signatum

Latin, literally, marked bronze

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“Aes signatum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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