NLM-A22619: Iron Age Coin: Uninscribed Silver Half Unit of the Corieltauvi

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-A22619

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Silver uninscribed half unit of the Corieltauvi, issue of 50-20 BC, Haselgrove Period 2 Phase 6, cf. ABC no. 1824, Proto Boar Wheel Type Left

Obverse description: Boar with doubled front legs right, disc with central dot and pelleted ring around it above boar; three rings with central pellet behind and below boar.

Reverse description: Celticised horse left with doubled front legs, disc with central dot and pelleted ring around it above horse, , ring and pellets below horse, partial ring in front of horse, exergual line.

Diameter: 13.3mm, Weight: 0.98gms, die axis: 12

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.98 g
Diameter: 13.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 19th May 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39696

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Tribe: Corieltavi
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1824
Obverse description: Boar with doubled front legs right, disc with central dot and pelleted ring around it above boar; three rings with central pellet behind and below boar
Reverse description: Celticised horse left with doubled front legs, disc with central dot and pelleted ring around it above horse, , ring and pellets below horse, partial ring in front of horse, exergual line.
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Ulceby Cross

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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