DENO-B8A517: Iron Age coin: stater of the Corieltavi

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-B8A517

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A gold Iron Age stater of the North Eastern region / Corieltavi, dating to the period c. 45 - c. 10 BC, Kite type. Obverse: Wreath and crescents, four spoked wheel in place of cloak. Reverse: Lunate horse left, with multiple ears, four armed spiral anti-clockwise below, diamond (kite) shape above containing three pellets. Similar to ABC, p. 93, no. 1761 and BMC (Hobbs), nos. 3181-3184, but illustrated examples show four pellets within the kite; cf. Van Arsdell 825-8.

Find of note status

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

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 45 BC
Date to: Circa 10 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 5.2 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 17th June 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alastair Willis
Identified by: Mr Alastair Willis
Secondary identifier: Chris Rudd

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 3181-3184x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 825.08
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1761
Obverse description: Wreath and crescents, four spoked wheel in place of cloak.
Reverse description: Lunate horse left, with multiple ears, four armed spiral anti-clockwise below, diamond (kite) shape above containing three pellets.
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : 1761
  • BMC : 3181-3184
  • Van Arsdell (VA) : 825-8

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Amber Valley (District)
To be known as: The Heage Area

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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