LEIC-671E96: Iron age copper alloy stater core

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Unique ID: LEIC-671E96

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Iron age copper alloy North Eastern stater core, cf. ABC 1728 /1731, 80-20BC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 80 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.45 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (copper alloy)
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 805.07
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1728
Obverse description: wreath and two crescents with two solid lines running off at right angles and poss. line of pellets ?
Reverse description: horse left with row of 7 small pellets in front of body and one larger one under snout. Two pellets and a crescent above back and one pellet below body. possible zig-zag in exergue?
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Melton Dorian (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7418
Four figure Latitude: 52.75455483
Four figure longitude: -0.90500051
1:25K map: SK7418
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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