SUR-CC7007: Iron age coin: Potin

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-CC7007

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

An Iron Age cast potin coin belonging to Class 1.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 100 BC
Date to: Circa 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.09 g
Diameter: 20.49 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 15th August 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 12-919

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Potin (Cast bronze)
Tribe: Cantii
Geographic provenance: British South Eastern
Obverse description: A head facing left
Reverse description: A bull charging
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Epsom and Ewell (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2158
Four figure Latitude: 51.308263
Four figure longitude: -0.265457
1:25K map: TQ2158
1:10K map: TQ25NW
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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