DOR-7A1E8F: Iron Age coin: Base silver stater of the British Iron Age, SW uninscribed (Durotrigian) type

Rights Holder: Somerset County Council
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: DOR-7A1E8F

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A base silver stater of the British Iron Age dating to c.20 BC to AD 10. South Western uninscribed (Durotrigian) type. A stylised wreath on the obverse and a stylised horse and pellets on the reverse.
Reference: ABC cf. 20169, BMC 2555 - 2636
Date: Iron Age
Diameter: 17.95 mm
Thickness: 2.64 mm
Weight: 1.82 g
Die axis: 6

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 20 BC
Date to: Circa AD 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.64 mm
Weight: 1.82 g
Diameter: 17.95 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017534

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Secondary ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Durotriges
Geographic provenance: British South Western
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2169
Obverse description: Stylised horse with pellets above and single pellet below. Zig-zag border below.
Obverse inscription: N/A
Reverse description: Stylised wreath
Reverse inscription: N/A
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : 2169

Spatial data

No spatial data available.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: DOR-F71AB7
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: IRON AGE
A bronze stater of the British Iron Age dating to c. 20 BC to AD 40. South Western uninscribed (Durotrigian ) type. A stylised wreath on the o…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: DOR-A9C833
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: IRON AGE
A base silver stater of the British Iron Age dating to 60 BC to 20 AD. A South Western uninscribed (Durotrigian) type. A stylised wreath on t…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: DOR-F7493A
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: IRON AGE
A base silver stater of the British Iron Age dating to c.50 BC to AD 10. South Western uninscribed (Durotrigian ) type. A stylised wreath on t…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 5 days ago
Updated: 3 days ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.