WILT-97F58B: Iron Age Unit

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-97F58B

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A silver Iron Age unit of the East Wiltshire tribe (Western Region), dating to the period c. 50-35 BC. Obverse depicting a Moon head facing right. Reverse depicting a horse with feather tail standing left. Upavon Moon Head type. Cf. ABC p.108 no.2128.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Donated to a museum

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa 35 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 11.37 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Nina Dierks
Identified by: Ms Nina Dierks

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2018-08

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Tribe: Dobunni
Geographic provenance: British Western
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2128
Obverse description: A Moon head facing right.
Reverse description: A horse with feather tail standing left.
Reverse inscription: None
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Urchfont (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0355
Four figure Latitude: 51.29412237
Four figure longitude: -1.95835974
1:25K map: SU0355
1:10K map: SU05NW
What3Words: armed.peanut.conjured
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Updated: 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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