HAMP-CB3F21:

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-CB3F21

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Iron Age gold Gallo-Belgic quarter stater, probably attributed to the Ambiani, dating to the period c.175-60 BC, Gallo-Belgic Broad flan Aa (Sills Class 1b). Obverse: Wreathed head right. Reverse: Stylised horse right, bird-like motif or devolved kantharos below horse. As Sills, 2003, p. 131, no. 271; ABC, p. 29, no. 28.

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 175 BC
Date to: Circa 60 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.71 g
Diameter: 13.9 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 728

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Quarter stater (gold)
Tribe: Ambiani
Geographic provenance: Continental Belgic
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 15.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 28
Obverse description: Wreathed head right.
Reverse description: Stylised horse right, bird-like motif or devolved kantharos below horse
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Sills, Gaulish and Early British Gold Coinage : p. 131, no. 271
  • Rudd (ABC) : p. 29, no. 28

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: SU7202
Four figure Latitude: 50.81308425
Four figure longitude: -0.97940201
1:25K map: SU7202
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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