KENT-172597: KENT-172597.  Iron Age coin: stater.

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Unique ID: KENT-172597

Object type certainty: Certain
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Gold stater of Dubnovellaunos with oval flan.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa 1 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19.32 mm
Width: 16.27 mm
Thickness: 2.74 mm
Weight: 5.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Richardson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Dubnovellaunos
Obverse description: Two opposed crescents w, on either side pellet-in-ring.
Reverse description: Horse left, above pellet-in-ring, below tail pellet-in-ring?, below leaf f and two pellet-in-rings, below head pellet-in-ring, from before to behind legend.
Reverse inscription: [DVBNO]VAIIAVN[OS]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Tonbridge and Malling (District)
Parish or ward: Ightham (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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