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Unique ID: HAMP-BD301B

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Iron Age silver minim of the Southern Region / Regini and Atrebates, probably attributed to Commios (c.50-25 BC), dating to the period c.50-20 BC, 'Concave Square' type. Obverse: Square with concave sides, central pellet in ring. Reverse: Annulate horse left, wheel above. As ABC, p. 67, no. 1046; BMC nos. 654-656.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa 20 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.23 g
Diameter: 8.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 732

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Minim (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Commios
Tribe: Atrebates
Geographic provenance: British Southern
British Museum Catalogue type: 654-656x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 482.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1046
Obverse description: Square with concave sides, central pellet-in-ring, pellet-in-rings around.
Reverse description: Annulate horse left, wheel above, pellet-in-ring below.
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Rudd (ABC) : p. 67, no. 1046

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Havant (District)
Parish or ward: Hayling East (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7203
Four figure Latitude: 50.82207534
Four figure longitude: -0.97920605
1:25K map: SU7203
1:10K map: SU70SW
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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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