SF-3D8740: coin

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Unique ID: SF-3D8740

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Very corroded bronze unit, North Thames (Trinovantian), probably of Addedomaros.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.01 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st March 2004

Personal details

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Identified by: Judith Plouviez

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: ADDEDOMAROS
Obverse description: Braided hair around an angular face facing left?
Obverse inscription: None
Reverse description: Horse facing left. Front legs together and probable strong eye as VA 1646-1.
Reverse inscription: None

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: East Cambridgeshire (District)
To be known as: Isleham, Cambs

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Hobbs, R. 1996 British Iron Age Coins in the British Museum London British Museum Press 147 cf 2450
van Arsdell, R.D. 1989 Celtic Coinage of Britain London Spink and Son Ltd 1646-1

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Audit data

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

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