COIN

Unique ID: SF-CB9918

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver unit of the Iceni, Face Horse type, the face having a 'moustache' and slightly curved nose line. Both obverse and reverse are very similar to Hobbs 3646. Some wear / abrasion.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2006 T244

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 1
Date to: AD 40

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 13 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st March 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Judith Plouviez - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Judith Plouviez - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2006 T244
Treasure case number: 2006 T244

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: head to r, lentoid eye, moustache line, slightly curved nose line
Reverse description: horse to r, twisted curved line above, twisted line mane, lozenge below.

A resized image of Iron Age unit of Iceni

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Suffolk
District: Forest Heath
To be known as: North Suffolk

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Disturbed[scope notes]

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: Monday 24th April 2006
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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