SWYOR-3DCA7B: Iron Age coin; gold stater of the Corieltauvi

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-3DCA7B

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Iron Age gold coin; an uninscribed North Eastern gold stater of the Corieltavi / North Eastern region, dating from about 50-20 BC. Compare ABC p. 92, no. 1737. It is 19.6mm diameter, 2.7mm thick and 5.2g.

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
Thickness: 2.7 mm
Weight: 5.2 g
Diameter: 19.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st April 2017 - Saturday 30th September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 3113

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1737
Obverse description: Wreath, cloak and crescents
Reverse description: Lunate horse left with anchor face above
Reverse inscription: none
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rotherham (Metropolitan District)
District: Rotherham (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Wath (Metropolitan District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4400
Four figure Latitude: 53.49487141
Four figure longitude: -1.33823934
1:25K map: SE4400
1:10K map: SE40SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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