SWYOR-F96DE3: Ironage Coin; Stater

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Unique ID: SWYOR-F96DE3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A gold Iron Age coin; a stater of the Corieltauvi, Uninscribed coinage, South Ferriby type dating from 45 BC - 10 BC. The coin is either incomplete or was struck on a small oval flan. The obverse die is completely obliterated. Compare Van Arsdell number 811-3.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 45 BC
Date to: Circa 10 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.6 mm
Width: 15.9 mm
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Weight: 5.28 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 2010 - Thursday 19th August 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 1194

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Completeness: Uncertain

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 811.0
Obverse description: Obliterated die (Head of Apollo right)
Reverse description: Dis jointed horse left with a pointed anchor above (and a six pointed star below).
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Ludford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF2188
Four figure Latitude: 53.37501
Four figure longitude: -0.182632
1:25K map: TF2188
1:10K map: TF28NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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