LEIC-9CD4C6: 9CD4C6a.jpg

Rights Holder: Leicestershire County Council
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-9CD4C6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Iron Age silver unit of uninscribed north-eastern boar/horse type(Corieltauvian), 15mm in diameter.

Notes:

Section of edge missing and moderate corrosion.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa 1 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 15 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Decoration style: Zoomorphic

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Obverse description: Boar right, with upright bristles along his back, his head is missing, probably due to the coin being badly struck.
Obverse inscription: None
Reverse description: Horse running to the left, surrounded by three rings
Reverse inscription: None
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)

References cited

Similar objects

Find number: LEIC-D9B3B8
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: IRON AGE
Iron age Silver unit, uninscribed north-eastern boar/horse type. 13-15mm in diameter.
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LIN-2AB7D2
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: IRON AGE
A late Iron Age silver unit of the North-Eastern uninscribed 'Boar/Horse' type, 13mm in diameter.
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LIN-FBC821
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: IRON AGE
Iron Age silver unit of north-eastern uninscribed boar/horse type, 12mm in diameter.
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.