KENT-E2AA61: KENT-E2AA61. Potin, obverse.

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-E2AA61

Object type certainty: Certain
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Iron Age early primary potin of 'Thurrock' type cast in copper alloy with sprue attached on one side.

Class: Potin

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 200 BC
Date to: Circa 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.07 mm
Width: 16.86 mm
Thickness: 3.41 mm
Diameter: 16.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 9th April 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain
Obverse description: Bust, left.
Reverse description: Butting bull, right.
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Maidstone (District)
To be known as: THURNHAM

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Hobbs, R. 1996 British Iron Age Coins in the British Museum London British Museum Press 12, 16-17

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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