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Unique ID: HESH-DB3B8D
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
An inscribed gold Iron Age stater of the Western Region (Dobunn), struck for EISV, dating to the period AD 20-43, 'EISV Tree' type. Struck on an oval flan
Obverse: Tree symbol with pellet at base.
Reverse: Triple-tailed horse right, wheel below, EISV above.
Reference: ABC , p. 106, no. 2078; BMC (Hobbs) nos. 3039-3042, especially no. 3042.
Weight: 5.28gms Length: 18.92mm Width: 17.52mm
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Length: 18.92 mm
Width: 17.52 mm
Weight: 5.28 g
Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 10th October 2021
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Denomination: Stater (gold)
Geographic provenance: British Western
British Museum Catalogue type: 3042xx
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2078
Obverse description: Tree symbol with pellet at base.
Reverse description: Triple tailed horse advancing right, EISV above horse with three pellets between inscription and horse. Wheel, small star below.
Reverse inscription: EISV
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status qualifier: Certain
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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