LEIC-B7C6D0: Iron Age silver unit, 50-20 BC

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Unique ID: LEIC-B7C6D0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Iron Age silver South Ferriby boar silver unit, ABC1800, 50-20BC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.22 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Tribe: Corieltavi
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1800
Obverse description: Simplified boar, single front leg, ring of pellets above and other rings around
Reverse description: Horse right with double upper front legs, pelletal sun ring above.
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Eaton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7726
Four figure Latitude: 52.82603797
Four figure longitude: -0.8586798
1:25K map: SK7726
1:10K map: SK72NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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

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