HAMP-FA9740: Iron Age coin: Stater of Gallo-Belgic E type

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-FA9740

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A 1st-century BC gold Iron Age Gallo-Belgic E (Scheers class E - I plate VI) stater (c. 65 BC; Van Arsdell 50-1)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 65 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.2 mm
Width: 15.25 mm
Thickness: 3.2 mm
Weight: 6.26 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 15th April 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Mr Robert Webley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E2896

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Uninscribed
Geographic provenance: Continental Gallo-Belgic
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 50.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 16
Obverse description: Blank
Obverse inscription: None
Reverse description: Disjointed horse facing right with large pellet below, crescent moon and geometric designs above; zig-zag pattern with pellets within exergue formed of two parallel lines
Reverse inscription: None
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Van Arsdell (VA) : 50-1 (p. 69)
  • Celtic Coin Index (CCI) : 10.1043

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
To be known as: Mid Hampshire

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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