SUR-BC0D8C: Iron Age Coin: Quarter stater of southestern LZ type

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-BC0D8C

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A gold uninscribed (South Eastern LZ) Kentish Iron Age quarter stater (attributed to the Cantii), c. 50-20 BC. BMC Hobbs 2469-71; Rudd ABC 198.

Notes:

Cf. SUR-F84295 and SUR-960B33

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: British Museum
Subsequent action after recording: Donated to a museum

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 11.68 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th February 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 15-454
Museum accession number: 2017,4061.1

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Quarter stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Cantii
Geographic provenance: British South Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 2469-71x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 198
Obverse description: Blank
Reverse description: Horse going left, triangle above. Field of pellets in rings
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Reigate and Banstead (District)
Parish or ward: Horley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2644
Four figure Latitude: 51.18135573
Four figure longitude: -0.19868415
1:25K map: TQ2644
1:10K map: TQ24SE
WOEID: 26350949
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: British Museum
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: Saturday 25th April 2015
Updated: Friday 23rd June 2017

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