BUC-E910E2: Iron Age coin

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Unique ID: BUC-E910E2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy unit of Andoco dating to the period c. 20 BC to AD 10. ABC 2736. Obverse: Head? Reverse: Grazing horse left. Crescent above; A below Find of note - this is not in BMC.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: Regional importance

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: 0.69 g
Diameter: 16.88 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 8th July 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton
Secondary identifier: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: ANDOCO
Tribe: Trinovantes
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Obverse description: Head?
Reverse description: Grazing horse left. Crescent above; A below
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Letchworth Garden City

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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