LEIC-DFAFA4: Iron Age silver unit

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-DFAFA4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An Iron Age silver unit, probably of the North Eastern Region / Corieltavi, dating to the period c.60-20 BC, possibly 'South Ferriby Daisy' type. Obverse: Traces of a boar right, pellets in exergue. Reverse: Horse right, double front legs, sun rosette above. Probably as ABC, p. 95, no. 1806.

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 60 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.05 g
Diameter: 14 mm

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)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: cf. nos. 3228-3229x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1806
Obverse description: Traces of a boar right, pellets in exergue
Reverse description: Horse right, double front legs, sun rosette above
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : no. 1806

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Loughborough Garendon (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4919
Four figure Latitude: 52.76638358
Four figure longitude: -1.27522934
1:25K map: SK4919
1:10K map: SK41NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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