HAMP-CC7445: Iron Age coin : Early Uninscribed

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-CC7445

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An uninscribed Iron Age gold quarter stater of tje Southern Region / Belgae, dating to the period c.60-20 BC, Hampshire Thunderbolt type. Obverse: Stylised boat with two standing figures? Reverse: Cruciform thunderbolt motif, various objects in angles. ABC, p. 58, no. 767; BMC nos. 129-136; VA 143.

It measures 10-11mm in diameter and weighs 1.33g.

Reference: ABC 767; BMC 129-136; Van A 143-1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 60 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.33 g
Diameter: 11.03 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th July 2013 - Wednesday 11th September 2013

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Winchester Museums Entry Form 3681

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Quarter stater (gold)
Tribe: Uninscribed
Geographic provenance: British Not defined (early uninscribed)
British Museum Catalogue type: 129-36x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 143.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 767
Obverse description: Stylised boat with two standing figures?
Reverse description: Cruciform thunderbolt motif, various objects in angles
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
To be known as: Petersfield

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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