PUBLIC-E29DF8: Boat Tree quarter stater

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-E29DF8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An Iron Age gold quarter stater, Gallo-Belgic D, attributed to the Morini, dating to the period c.80-60 BC, 'Boat Tree' type. Obverse: Boat with two occupants. Reverse: Stylised tree-like object. This coin measures 11.57mm in diameter, is 1.55mm thick, and weighs 1.39g. As ABC, p. 29, no. 40‚Äč and BH-75BC34 and PUBLIC-6EC836

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 80 BC
Date to: Circa 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.55 mm
Weight: 1.39 g
Diameter: 11.57 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th October 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Joe Rey
Identified by: Mr Joe Rey

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Quarter stater (gold)
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 40
Obverse description: Boat with two occupants
Reverse description: Stylised tree-like object
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : p. 29, no. 40

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: Tadlow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL2748
Four figure Latitude: 52.11574358
Four figure longitude: -0.14665413
1:25K map: TL2748
1:10K map: TL24NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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