NARC-4BF5DA: NARC-4BF5DA : Unit : Cunobelin

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-4BF5DA

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An incomplete copper-alloy Unit Iron Age date (AD 10-40). Probably attributed to Cunobelin tribe The reverse depicts a horse advancing right with rider raising spear, no inscription visible due to abrasion.

Diameter: 14.28mm, Thickness: 1.50mm, Weight: 1.5g.

British Museum classification: Northern Bronze of Cunobelin. BM nos. 1984-1986 = Van Arsdell no. 2103 = Mack no. 251 = ABC 2978.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa AD 10
Date to: Circa AD 40

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.5 g
Diameter: 14.28 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (copper alloy)
Geographic provenance: British South Eastern
British Museum Catalogue type: 1984-1986x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 2103.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2978
Obverse description: Bearded head 

Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Horse right with rider holding sword
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
Parish or ward: Clipston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7183
Four figure Latitude: 52.44036698
Four figure longitude: -0.95693966
1:25K map: SP7183
1:10K map: SP78SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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