KENT-8FC711: Silver unit of Amminus AD30-40

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Unique ID: KENT-8FC711

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An incomplete late Iron Age silver unit of Amminus (c.AD 30-40), struck at Duno- (a fortified site not yet identified). ABC (Rudd 2010) no.456, VA 192, BMC 2522-23. There is a missing section in the upper left quadrant.

Measurements: Diameter: 12.89mm, thickness:1.37mm, weight: 0.96g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa AD 30
Date to: Circa AD 40

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.37 mm
Weight: 0.96 g
Diameter: 12.89 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Mags Erwin
Identified by: Ms Mags Erwin

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Amminus
Tribe: Cantii
Geographic provenance: British South Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 456
Obverse description: Plant in circle AMMINUS around
Reverse description: Pegasus stepping right DVN below
Reverse inscription: DVN
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : 456
  • Van Arsdell (VA) : 192
  • BMC : 2522-23

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: Bromley (London Borough)
Parish or ward: Orpington (London Borough Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ4468
Four figure Latitude: 51.39277243
Four figure longitude: 0.06834403
1:25K map: TQ4468
1:10K map: TQ46NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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