SUR-6F8EA2: Iron Age: Quarter stater of the Cantii

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-6F8EA2

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Iron Age gold quarter stater of the Cantiaci dating to the period 60-50 BC. ABC 198 'Corded triangle' type, VA 151, BMC 2469-2471.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 60 BC
Date to: Circa 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.35 g
Diameter: 11.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 17th May 2015

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 16-210

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Quarter stater (gold)
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 2469-2471x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 151.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 198
Obverse description: A horse going left with 'ner' below and a twisted rope above
Reverse description: Blank
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • BMC : 2469-2471

Spatial metadata


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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2744
Four figure Latitude: 51.18113466
Four figure longitude: -0.1843847
1:25K map: TQ2744
1:10K map: TQ24SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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: SUR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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