WILT-05CD80: Iron Age coin: East Wiltshire unit

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-05CD80

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Iron Age unit of the East Wiltshire group dating to the period c.50 - 25BC. Possibly a Six Spoked Pellet Ring type. Cf. ABC no. 2125.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa AD 50
Date to: Circa AD 25

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.81 g
Diameter: 12.26 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2014-09

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
British Museum Catalogue type: 3019-3020x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2125
Obverse description: Moon head facing right. Large star on chin. Pellet hairline.Ring in place of lips.
Reverse description: Double tailed horse advancing left. Two pellets and large wheel above. Pellet in ring motifs in front, below and behind
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Near Devizes

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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