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Unique ID: IOW-DA10F4
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published
British Iron Age South-Western (Durotriges) silver unit inscribed 'CRAB'; c. AD 10-40. ABC 1385; VA1285; BMC2788.
This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 0.89 g
Diameter: 13 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st April 2007
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Other reference: IOW2007-23-19
Denomination: Unit (silver)
Geographic provenance: British South Western
Obverse description: A three-stranded cross of pellets radiating from a large pellet and ring at the centre. A letter of CRAB in each quadrant
Obverse inscription: C/R/A/B
Reverse description: An eagle with head turned to right
Reverse inscription: None
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
|Author||Publication Year||Title||Publication Place||Publisher||Pages||Reference|
|Hobbs, R.||1996||British Iron Age Coins in the British Museum||London||British Museum Press||158||2788|