DENO-5E3D52: Iron Age stater

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-5E3D52

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Iron Age gold stater, Iceni, Van Ardsell no.s 620-1. The obverse shows two opposed crescents, with three pellets above & below, and two to each side, with a ring & dot at each corner. The reverse shows a horse facing right, with loop as muzzle, a flower of seven pellets between legs and above back, three pellets in front of front knee, a ring and dot above tail, and vertical lines in the exergue. Diameter c.16.4mm, thickness c.2.8mm, weight 5.29g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.8 mm
Weight: 5.29 g
Diameter: 16.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Rachel Atherton
Identified by: Ms Rachel Atherton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby Museum entry no. E4059, finder's reference 31

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Obverse description: Two opposed crescents, with three pellets above & below, and two to each side, with a ring & dot at each corner
Reverse description: A horse facing right, with loop as muzzle, a flower of seven pellets between legs and above back, three pellets in front of front knee, ring and dot above tail, and vertical lines in the exergue

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Waveney (District)
Parish or ward: Bungay (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM3490
Four figure Latitude: 52.45778299
Four figure longitude: 1.44280915
1:25K map: TM3490
1:10K map: TM39SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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