LEIC-1166B1: 1166B1a.JPG iron age potin coin

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-1166B1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Iron age copper alloy cast Thurrock type potin.

Class: potin

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: 150 BC
Date to: 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 5 mm
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 28th November 2003

Personal details

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Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Potin (Cast bronze)
Secondary ruler/issuer:
Obverse description: The obverse shows a bust looking left in very high relief.
Reverse description: The reverse shows a bull or ox?
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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