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Unique ID: SUR-AC8716
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published
An Iron Age cast copper alloy potin coin of continental origin, of the Leuci in Gaul, struck c. 80-50 BC. The coin depicts a crude head left and a boar left, with a crude fleur-de-lis below. Allen, Catalogue of the Celtic Coins in the British Museum, Vol III, p. 93, no. 412ff; Delestre and Tache, Vol I, p. 64, cf. no. DT 227; H. Patat, Potins Celtes, p. 32, cf. 15.20.
This is a find of note and has been designated: National importance
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 3.35 g
Diameter: 18.01 mm
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Other reference: 14-307
Denomination: Potin (Cast bronze)
Geographic provenance: Continental Gaulish (East Central)
Obverse description: Crude head left
Reverse description: Boar standing left; below, crude feur-de-lis
4 Figure: SU5481
Four figure Latitude: 51.52534027
Four figure longitude: -1.22302357
1:25K map: SU5481
1:10K map: SU58SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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