LEIC-1D4B84: 1D4B84 iron age unit

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Unique ID: LEIC-1D4B84

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Iron Age silver north eastern boar/hore uniface unit.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: 20 BC
Date to: AD 10

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 14 mm
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.77 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 7th May 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Unit (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Uninscribed
Secondary ruler/issuer:
Geographic provenance: British North Eastern
Obverse description: horse facing left, realistic snout and very large circular eye. Above horse is lower half of pellet ring with single pellet in centre.
Obverse inscription: none
Reverse description: nothing visible
Reverse inscription: none
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Hallaton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7896
Four figure Latitude: 52.55626
Four figure longitude: -0.850942
1:25K map: SP7896
1:10K map: SP79NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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