YORYM-A72B3B: Greek Coin : Uncertain denomination of Phoenician colony Ebusus

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-A72B3B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy coin of uncertain denomination dating to the period c.210 - 190 BC. Reverse depicting bull butting left. Minted at the Phoenician colony Ebusus (the Balearic island of Ibiza).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL
Period from: GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL
Period to: GREEK AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL
Date from: Circa 210 BC
Date to: Circa 190 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.8 g
Diameter: 16.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05728

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain (copper alloy) view all attributed records
Mint or issue place: Ebusus
Obverse description: Squatting facing Kabeiros holding hammer in right hand
Obverse inscription: None
Reverse description: Bull butting left
Reverse inscription: None
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Brantingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9428
Four figure Latitude: 53.73991918
Four figure longitude: -0.57631588
1:25K map: SE9428
1:10K map: SE92NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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