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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-659B04

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Iron Age unit of the North Eastern Region / Corieltavi, c.50-20 BC, South Ferriby Plain type. Obverse: Boar right with uncertain motifs above and below. Reverse: Stylised horse right with double upper front legs, solid head, pellet ring above. The coin is slightly dished and is thinner in the area of the edge deformation. As ABC p. 95 no. 1803; BMC pp. 177-178, nos. 3218-3227.

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 50 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.15 g
Diameter: 14.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 23rd October 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Allan Kissack
Identified by: Mr Allan Kissack
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 3218-3227x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1803
Obverse description: Boar right with uncertain motifs above and below.
Reverse description: Stylised horse right with double upper front legs, solid head, pellet ring above
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Metheringham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: Sunday 30th October 2016
Updated: Monday 31st October 2016

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