DOR-90653A:

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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-90653A

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A copper alloy stater of the British Iron Age dating to c. 20 BC to AD 40 . South Western uninscribed (Durotrigian ) type. Obverse : stylised bust . Reverse : stylised horse, pellets above .
Reference: ABC 2175, Van Arsdell 1290,
BMC cf.2842,
Diameter: 17.59
mm
Weight: 2.40
g
Die axis: 7 (approx.)

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 20 BC
Date to: Circa AD 40

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 17.59 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Sarah Kelman
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017525

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (copper alloy)
Geographic provenance: British South Western
British Museum Catalogue type: cf.no.2842x
Allen Type: BRI C
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 1290.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2175
Obverse description: Stylised bust
Obverse inscription: N\A
Reverse description: Stylised horse, pellets above
Reverse inscription: N\A
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
To be known as: Okeford Fitzpaine

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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