BERK-E73E6D: Iron Age coin: Quarter stater

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Unique ID: BERK-E73E6D

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A worn gold quarter stater, dating to the Late Iron Age. The coin is very dished, with the outer surface uninscribed. The inner face of the coin has worn features that are not immediately identifiable; this may be a continental issue coin. Research ongoing.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 60 BC
Date to: Circa AD 43

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 13.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2014.904

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Inlaid with enamel

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Nutley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5942
Four figure Latitude: 51.17420311
Four figure longitude: -1.15741432
1:25K map: SU5942
1:10K map: SU54SE
WOEID: 26350819
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: Wednesday 15th April 2015
Updated: Wednesday 22nd April 2015

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