BH-44DB78: Iron Age coin: contemporary copy of a stater

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Unique ID: BH-44DB78

Object type certainty: Certain
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A fragment of a gold contemporary copy of a Remi type early uninscribed 'L' gold stater. cf. Hobbs 461-475.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.63 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Mr David Thorold

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (gold)
British Museum Catalogue type: 461-475x
Obverse description: Blank
Reverse description: Horse right, [above miscellaneous type I mark], below wheel type e, [below tail wheel type a pellet triangle & pellet border]
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cople (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL1047
Four figure Latitude: 52.11039628
Four figure longitude: -0.39513836
1:25K map: TL1047
1:10K map: TL14NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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