SF-254BB7: Iron Age coin

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Unique ID: SF-254BB7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

1.A silver Iron Age unit, uninscribed East-Anglian 'Face/Horse Regular' type, c. AD 20-50. ABC 1564 = BMC 3556-3604 = VA 790. Diameter: 12.86mm Weight: 1.11g.


Associated coins



Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder after being disclaimed as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2012T350


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 10 BC
Date to: Circa AD 43

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.11 g
Diameter: 12.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2012T350

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Iceni
Geographic provenance: British East Anglia
Obverse description: Head right, before 2 triplets, short lines border
Reverse description: Horse right, 2 pellets on shoulder, above pellet ring, below quad.
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Near Bury St Edmunds

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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