Originally Posted by hieron
The weight of 3.1g is also low for an aureus of this time period and is suspiciously close to 1/10th of an ounce. The forger may have taken a 1/10th ounce bullion gold coin and struck this forgery. -h
Hmmmm...........that is pretty crafty thinking.
I may need to take a second look at that gallery of aureii you have