SF-EF92F7: Iron Age coin: silver unit of the Iceni/East Anglian region.

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-EF92F7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Iron Age unit of the Iceni/East Anglian region, dating to c. 20 BC-AD 10. Obverse: male head right, dash-and-dot hair, large ear. Reverse: curvy horse stepping right, head with pellet eye. As Talbot's Saham Toney group, p. 207, Appendix I.49, flan A.1. Cf ABC p. 84, no. 1561.

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 20 BC
Date to: Circa AD 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 20.7 mm
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 13.31 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 5th February 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Tribe: Iceni
Geographic provenance: British East Anglia
Obverse description: Male head right.
Obverse inscription: -
Reverse description: Curvy horse stepping right, head with pellet eye.
Reverse inscription: -
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : Cf p. 84, no. 1561.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Lakenheath

Spatial coordinates


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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Recording Institution: SF
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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