DOR-7951CB: Charminster, Dorset. Plate of obverses.

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Unique ID: DOR-7951CB

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

CHARMINSTER, DORSET

26 base silver staters of the British Iron Age (South Western uninscribed (Durotrigan) type. Two are stuck together (image 9). Cf. ABC 2169 (BMC 2555-2636) although no. 8 may be ABC 2160 (BMC 2662/2690).

Weights by no. in plate order:

1. 3.18g
2. 2.34g
3. 2.40g
4. 2.56g
5. 2.38g
6. 3.01g
7. 2.73g
8. 3.56g
9. 2 coins fused together: total 5.83g
10. 2.44g
11. 2.74g
12. 1.46g
13. 2.12g
14. 2.34g
15. 2.51g
16. 3.58g
17. 2.44g
18. 2.15g
19. 3.25g
20. 2.57g
21. 2.37g
22. 2.22g
23. 2.79g
24. 3.11g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Submitted for consideration as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2015T744

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th September 2015 - Sunday 27th September 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Secondary identifier: Mr Richard Abdy

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2015T744

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
To be known as: Charminster

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 3 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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