WILT-80E516: WILT-80E516

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-80E516

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An Iron Age gold stater of the Dobunni / Western Region, dating to the period c. 20BC - AD 10. Rudd's 'Boduoc Bold'. Obverse: [B]ODVOC on plain field. Reverse: Triple-tailed horse right, wheel below, cross, crescent and two ringed-pellets. ABC p. 104, no. 2039. 

cf BMC nos. 3135-7, with possible reverse die link to no. 3137.

Notes:

Thanks to Dr Sam Moorhead for his assistance.

This find has been recorded using photographs and information kindly supplied by the finder during the Covid-19 pandemic April 2021.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: County / local importance

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 20 BC
Date to: Circa AD 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.5 g
Diameter: 18 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: BODVOC
Tribe: Dobunni
Geographic provenance: British Western
British Museum Catalogue type: 3135-37x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2039
Obverse description: BODVOC on plain field
Obverse inscription: (B)ODVOC
Reverse description: Triple tailed horse right, wheel below, cross, crescent and two ringed-pellets above forming hidden face.
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Box (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8368
Four figure Latitude: 51.41076336
Four figure longitude: -2.24581658
1:25K map: ST8368
1:10K map: ST86NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Woodland

References cited

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