SF-6FE3A5: Iron Age coin: silver unit of the North Thames region/Catuvellauni-Trinovantes, struck by Cunobelinus,

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-6FE3A5

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A silver Iron Age unit of the North Thames region/Catuvellauni-Trinovantes, struck by Cunobelinus, dating to AD 10-40 (Cunobelinus cricket). Obverse depicting CVNO in tablet, cornucopia above, dolphins below. Reverse depicting figure standing right, altar in front and behind, CA-MV in the field. ABC p. 139, no. 2900.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Exactly AD 10
Date to: Exactly AD 40

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.91 mm
Weight: 1.24 g
Diameter: 13.75 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 20th September 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Cunobelin
Tribe: Trinovantes
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2900
Obverse description: CVNO in tablet, cornucopia above, dolphins below. . ABC p. 139, no. 2900.
Obverse inscription: CVNO in tablet
Reverse description: Figure standing right, altar in front and behind, CA-MV in the field.
Reverse inscription: CA-MV in field
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : p. 139, no. 2900.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Braintree (District)
To be known as: Pebmarsh

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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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