HESH-A66687: Iron Age coin: Stater of Dobunni - Western EISV

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-A66687

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

Rally ID: 20

Iron Age: A complete struck / hammered Gold stater of Dubonnic tribe - Western EISV.

Obv: leaf - 5 fronds with pellet ends
rev: horse right with pellet triangle and EISV above, pellet below neck, below body of horse wheel, tail formed with three stands.

Diameter: 16.5mm
Thickness: 3.5mm
Weight: 4.7 grams.

Ref: Hobs (3042)

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
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa AD 50

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Weight: 4.7 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 15th August 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Detecting Wales Rally (19) - Ludlow Area (15-08-10)

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill
Secondary identifier: Miss Teresa Gilmore

Other reference numbers

Other reference: DW Ludlow 1 / Rally ID: 20

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: EISV
Tribe: Dobunni
Geographic provenance: British Western
Obverse description: leaf - 5 fronds with pellet ends
Reverse description: horse right with pellet triangle and EISV above, pellet below neck, below body of horse - wheel above wheel lozenge (diamond shaped) pellet, tail formed with three stands.
Reverse inscription: EISV
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Ludlow

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (From FLO)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Regularly improved

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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