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Unique ID: SF-15F2D9

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy core of a plate silver Iron Age unit of unclear type, probably dating to the period c.50 BC-AD 43. Obverse type is illegible. Reverse possibly depicts a stylised horse right?

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 AD 43

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.57 g
Diameter: 11.67 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 11th January 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Obverse description: Unclear
Reverse description: Unclear, possible stylised horse right
Status: Contemporary copy (Core of plated copy)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Exning

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 2 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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