SF-126431: Iron Age unit of the North Thames region.

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-126431

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Iron Age unit of the North Thames region, dating to c. 60-20 BC, (Two boars). Obverse: opposed boars, wheel between. Reverse: horse right, curled mane behind neck. ABC p. 118, no. 2315.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 60 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.47 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 12.93 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 7th June 2017

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (copper alloy)
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2315
Obverse description: Opposed boars, wheel between.
Obverse inscription: -
Reverse description: Horse right, curled mane behind neck.
Reverse inscription: -
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : p. 118, no. 2315.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
To be known as: Roudham and Larling

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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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