WAW-4AC3FE: Iron Age coin: stater of Catuvellauni, Tasciovanos Tascio type (Obverse and reverse).

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Unique ID: WAW-4AC3FE

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Iron Age coin: gold stater of the Catuvellauni, Tasciovanos Tascio type struck between c. 25 BC and AD 10. ABC 2574

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: Potential for inclusion in Britannia

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 25 BC
Date to: Circa 10 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.49 g
Diameter: 17.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2018 - Thursday 11th October 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Stater (gold)
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2574
Obverse description: Crossed wreaths, one curved, thick crescents back-to-back at the centre separated by two pellets. Stylised face in each angle.
Reverse description: Horse right, solar motif and ring-and-dot above. TAS below. CIO in front.
Reverse inscription: TASCIO
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Wixford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP0854
Four figure Latitude: 52.18419177
Four figure longitude: -1.88440772
1:25K map: SP0854
1:10K map: SP05SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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