LEIC-8CE2A8: Iron age silver unit, 20BC - 10 AD

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-8CE2A8

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Published Find published

An incomplete Iron age silver unit, probably of the North Eastern Region / Corieltavi, c.50-20 BC, 'South Ferriby Plain' type. Obverse: Plain. Reverse: A horse right with double upper front legs, possible rosette above(?). Cf. ABC p. 95, no. 1803. The coin is incomplete due to old breaks.

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
Length: 19 mm
Width: 18 mm
Weight: 0.46 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st December 2016 - Friday 30th December 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 3218-3227, 3230-3232x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1803
Obverse description: Plain
Reverse description: A horse right with double upper front legs, possible rosette above(?).
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Hoby with Rotherby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6518
Four figure Latitude: 52.75571041
Four figure longitude: -1.03832929
1:25K map: SK6518
1:10K map: SK61NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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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