NMS-E10384: Iron Age coin : Freckenham type stater

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Unique ID: NMS-E10384

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Gold stater of the Iceni, early Freckenham type, Van Arsdell 620-7, weight 5.25g, late first century BC

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 30 BC
Date to: Circa AD 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.25 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st July 2010 - Tuesday 31st August 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 53068
Other reference: E14040

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Iceni
Geographic provenance: British East Anglia
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 620.0
Obverse description: Back-to-back crescents
Reverse description: Horse right, star below, annulet and pellet above
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Quidenham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9988
Four figure Latitude: 52.453691
Four figure longitude: 0.927248
1:25K map: TL9988
1:10K map: TL98NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 6 years ago

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