KENT-39DB15: Gold Stater

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-39DB15

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A complete gold Iron Age imported Gallic biface stater of the Ambiani dating to the period c.100-50 BC.

Obverse: wreathed head right. Reverse: Sinuous horse right, pellets above,. Similar to ABC, p.28, no. 13.

Measurements: diameter: 18.38mm, thickness: 2.19mm, weight: 6.35g

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 100 BC
Date to: Circa 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.19 mm
Weight: 6.35 g
Diameter: 18.38 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Mags Erwin
Identified by: Ms Mags Erwin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 13
Obverse description: Wreathed head right,
Reverse description: Sinuous horse right, pellets above
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Canterbury (District)
Parish or ward: Sturry North (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR1861
Four figure Latitude: 51.30634829
Four figure longitude: 1.12625885
1:25K map: TR1861
1:10K map: TR16SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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