KENT-6CF496: KENT-6CF496

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Unique ID: KENT-6CF496

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

British Iron Age copper alloy 'Flat Linear Potin' of the Cantiaci / South-East Region, dating to c. 115-100 BC. Obverse: Outline head left. Reverse: Abstract bull butting right. ABC (Cottam et al 2010) 150 = VA (Van Arsdell 1989) 106-110 = BMC (Hobbs 1996) 711-13. This coin is registered as CCI 11.1078 and is the specimen cited in: D. Holman (BNJ 2016), pp. 44 & 57, no. B3/2-1b


This coin has been duplicated. It is also recorded at KENT-D2C3A4 (which is now in quarantine). This record has all the relevant information.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 115 BC
Date to: Circa 100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.27 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009 - Thursday 31st December 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Jennifer Jackson
Identified by: Miss Jennifer Jackson
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: TBS Listing no. 29

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Celtic Coin Index Number: 11.1078
Denomination: Potin (Cast bronze)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Cantii
Geographic provenance: British South Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 711x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 150
Obverse description: Outline head facing left
Reverse description: Abstract bull butting right
Reverse inscription: -
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : 150

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Ashford (District)
To be known as: Charing

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: Friday 7th January 2011
Updated: Tuesday 4th April 2017

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