SUR-C5612B:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-C5612B

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An Iron Age uninscribed gold uniface Gallo-Belgic stater (17.7mm, 6.0g) of Gallic War type, attributed to the Ambiani and dating to the mid first century BC. Obverse: plain. Reverse: sinuous horse, pellet below, pellets above, eye shaped motif behind. As ABC 16 / Mack 27, but with variations, particularly with the dotted linear ground beneath the horse on the reverse.

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 60 BC
Date to: Circa 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 6 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Stater (gold)
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 16
Obverse description: Plain
Reverse description: Sinuous horse, right.
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
Parish or ward: Lindsell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6528
Four figure Latitude: 51.92606584
Four figure longitude: 0.39821466
1:25K map: TL6528
1:10K map: TL62NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 19 days ago
Updated: 19 days ago

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