PUBLIC-56DC37: Cunobelinus bronze unit

Rights Holder: Graham Brandejs
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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-56DC37

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An Iron Age copper-alloy unit of the North Thames Region / Catuvellauni and Trinovantes, struck for Cunobelin, dating to the period AD 8-41, Cunobelinus Pegasus Victory Left type. Obverse: [CAM], Pegasus left with head turned looking back. Reverse: [CVN], Victory standing left. Diameter 16.53mm, thickness 2.65mm and weight 2.8g. As ABC, p. 140, no. 2921.

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 AD 8
Date to: Circa AD 41

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.65 mm
Weight: 2.8 g
Diameter: 16.53 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 12th August 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Graham Brandejs
Identified by: Mr Graham Brandejs
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (copper alloy)
Geographic provenance: British South Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 1938-1943xx
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 1973.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2921
Mint or issue place: Colchester |
Obverse description: Pegasus left with head turned right
Obverse inscription: [CAM]
Reverse description: Victory standing left
Reverse inscription: [CVN]
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : 2921

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
Parish or ward: Stoke-by-Clare (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL7444
Four figure Latitude: 52.06703867
Four figure longitude: 0.53708325
1:25K map: TL7444
1:10K map: TL74SW
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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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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