ESS-D4AA33: Iron Age coin: Silver unit of Cunobelinus

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-D4AA33

Object type certainty: Certain
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Iron Age silver unit of Cunobelinus (AD 8-41). 'Man Horse' type (ABC 2828) (VA 1918) (Rudd 22.61).

Obverse: CAMVL in panel with fish or dolphins above and below. Wreath border encircling all.

Reverse: Centaur carrying wreath with pellet in ring below

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.1 g
Diameter: 14.5 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sophie Flynn
Identified by: Ms Sophie Flynn

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Cunobelin
Tribe: Trinovantes
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 1918.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2828
Obverse description: CAMVL in panel with fish above and below. Wreath encircling all
Obverse inscription: CAMVL
Reverse description: Centaur carrying wreath with pellet in ring below
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
Parish or ward: Bucklesham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM2340
Four figure Latitude: 52.01359474
Four figure longitude: 1.24823395
1:25K map: TM2340
1:10K map: TM24SW
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: ESS
Created: 27 days ago
Updated: 27 days ago

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