CAM-67B301: Iron Age silver unit of Tasciovanos. ABC.2625.

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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-67B301

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Iron Age unit of the North Thames region / Catuvellauni, attributed to Tasciovanus, dating to the period c.20 BC-AD 10, Tasciovanus Regal Rider type. Obverse: VER on plain field enclosed in a circle of pellets. Reverse: Horseman right wearing hat with two streamers. Die axis is 5 o'clock. As ABC, p. 130, no. 2625.

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 25 BC
Date to: Circa AD 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 0.99 g
Diameter: 12.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 20th January 2018 - Saturday 20th January 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Helen Fowler
Identified by: Ms Helen Fowler
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
British Museum Catalogue type: 1674-1676x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 1747.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2625
Obverse description: VER on plain field enclosed in a circle of pellets.
Obverse inscription: VER
Reverse description: Horseman right wearing hat with two streamers.
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : p. 130, no. 2625

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bolnhurst and Keysoe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0864
Four figure Latitude: 52.26356891
Four figure longitude: -0.41892125
1:25K map: TL0864
1:10K map: TL06SE
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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