LEIC-1C1125: Iron Age silver unit, 50 BC - 10 AD

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-1C1125

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 Boar' type. Obverse: Boar right, ring of pellets above. Reverse: Horse right, pelletal ring above. As ABC, p. 94, no. 1800; BMC 3214-3227; VA877.

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
Weight: 1.21 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th November 2017

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: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 3214-3227x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 877
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1800
Obverse description: boar right possible pellets above?
Reverse description: Horse right, ring of pellets above and pellet below tail.
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: Bottesford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8238
Four figure Latitude: 52.93314943
Four figure longitude: -0.78147304
1:25K map: SK8238
1:10K map: SK83NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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

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