SUR-7E7967: Iron Age coin: Silver unit of Tasciovanus

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Unique ID: SUR-7E7967

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An Iron Age silver unit of Tasciovanus dating to the period 20 BC to AD 10. ABC 2649.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 20 BC
Date to: Circa AD 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.22 g
Diameter: 14.47 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 8th October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams
Secondary identifier: Dr Philippa Walton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 11-1501

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Tasciovanus
Secondary ruler/issuer: Tasciovanus
Tribe: Trinovantes
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 1660x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2649
Obverse description: Griffin right
Reverse description: Pegasus left
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Whitchurch (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP8021
Four figure Latitude: 51.881834
Four figure longitude: -0.839157
1:25K map: SP8021
1:10K map: SP82SW
WOEID: 26347585
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: Monday 7th November 2011
Updated: Tuesday 8th November 2011

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