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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-6AF271

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Iron Age silver half unit of the Dubonni/East Wiltshire Group (Western), dating to c. 50-35 BC. 'Bagendon Beasts' type. Obverse: two opposed animals, lyre-shapes around. Reverse: A double-tailed annulate horse l., pelleted tails, two small rings nd cogwheel sun in ring above, various small rings and pellets around. ABC 2140. BMC no. 3021. VA 1185.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

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 50 BC
Date to: Circa 35 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.39 g
Diameter: 10.08 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Alexandra Cobby
Identified by: Ms Alexandra Cobby

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5496

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Half unit (silver)
Tribe: Dobunni
Geographic provenance: British Western
British Museum Catalogue type: 3021x
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 1185.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 2140
Obverse description: Two opposed animals, lyre-shapes around
Obverse inscription: none
Reverse description: A double-tailed annulate horse l., pelleted tails, two small rings nd cogwheel sun in ring above, vairous small rings and pellets around
Reverse inscription: none
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Colerne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8371
Four figure Latitude: 51.43773785
Four figure longitude: -2.24596149
1:25K map: ST8371
1:10K map: ST87SW
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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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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