SF-CB9918: Iron Age unit of Iceni

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Unique ID: SF-CB9918

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

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


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: AD 1
Date to: AD 40

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Judith Plouviez
Identified by: Judith Plouviez

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2006 T244
Treasure case number: 2006 T244

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
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.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
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
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Disturbed

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: Monday 24th April 2006
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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