SWYOR-DA0899: Iron Age coin; core of a plated Domino stater

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-DA0899

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Iron Age coin, a copper alloy core of a plated stater. It is a North East Domino type attributed to the Corieltauvi and dating from 50 BC - AD 10 (Haselgrove period 2, phase 6). Compare ABC number 1758, SWYOR-9721B5 and LIN-AA2382. The coin is 17.7mm diameter, 3.4mm thick and 4.42g. It is slightly dished. It is an orange brown colour and the obverse is from a very worn die.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

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 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.4 mm
Weight: 4.42 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th October 2015 - Sunday 25th October 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 2769

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1758
Obverse description: Very worn wreath and crescents
Reverse description: Lunate horse left, box containing four pellets above (domino) and a five armed spiral anti-clockwise below.
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Contemporary copy (Core of plated copy)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Kirton in Lindsey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9198
Four figure Latitude: 53.47088083
Four figure longitude: -0.63053336
1:25K map: SK9198
1:10K map: SK99NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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