OXON-4D6B0B: Iron Age coin: Minim of Verica

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COIN

Unique ID: OXON-4D6B0B

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A worn silver Iron Age minim of the Regini and Atrebatic (Southern Region) silver Triadic minim of Verica, dating to the period AD 10-40. Four sets of three pellets around central pellet in a ring obverse. Lion running right with VIR. ABC no.1292.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa AD 10
Date to: Circa AD 40

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.51 g
Diameter: 9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2019.457

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Minim (silver)
Tribe: Trinovantes
Geographic provenance: British Eastern
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1292
Obverse description: Four sets of three pellets around central pellet in a ring obverse
Reverse description: Lion running right with VIR above
Reverse inscription: VIR
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Long Crendon area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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