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Unique ID: IOW-F04D31
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published
A Continental Iron Age potin from Central Gaul attributed to the Aedui, dating to the late 2nd or early 1st century BC.
Obverse: Abstract Diademed bust left
Reverse: Abstract design, possibly based on a hippocamp
Delestree and Tache, Series 890, Class 2-3, cf. DT3202-3203.
This is a find of note and has been designated: For inclusion in British Numismatic Journal ‘Coin Register’
Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 3.63 g
Diameter: 17.6 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 11th September 2011
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Other reference: IOW2011-1-431
Denomination: Potin (Cast bronze)
Geographic provenance: Continental Gaulish (East Central)
Obverse description: Abstract Diademed bust left
Reverse description: Abstract design, possibly based on hippocamp
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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