LEIC-655CD8: Iron Age Coin: Stater

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Unique ID: LEIC-655CD8

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

Gold Iron age stater, Ferriby type, VA811 BM cat3163.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 150 BC
Date to: Circa 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 5.37 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 23rd November 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Theresa Oswin
Identified by: Mrs Theresa Oswin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (gold)
British Museum Catalogue type: 6163x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 811
Obverse description: Horse left with triangular face Star motif below body
Reverse description: poss exploded wreath?
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Thurcaston and Cropston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5510
Four figure Latitude: 52.68490916
Four figure longitude: -1.18781884
1:25K map: SK5510
1:10K map: SK51SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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