NARC-18E7E4: NARC-18E7E4 : Unit : Trinovantes & Catuvellauni

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-18E7E4

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

A complete silver unit of the Trinovantes & Catuvellauni / Eastern region issued during the period 60-20 BC. ('Amersham Moon Man' type) The obverse depicts a riple-tailed annulate horse left with cabled mane and leaf motif below. ABC (Rudd) p. 125, no. 2490.

Diameter: 13.27mm, Thickness: 1.52mm, Weight: 0.7g

Inscription: ◊S’WILLI[  ] POTER

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa AD 60
Date to: Circa AD 20

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.52 mm
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 13.27 mm

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Secondary ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Tribe: Trinovantes
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2490
Obverse description: Head left with three crescents around hairline and corded hair 

Reverse description: Triple-tailed annulate horse left with cabled mane and leaf motif below
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9764
Four figure Latitude: 52.26561652
Four figure longitude: -0.58004502
1:25K map: SP9764
1:10K map: SP96SE
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: Character undetermined

References cited

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