SUR-18C8E4:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-18C8E4

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A gold quarter stater (9.1mm, 1.19g) of the southern region / Regini and Atrebates, attributed to Commios and of "Commios A Type", dating to 50-25 BC. Obverse: letter A on plain field. Reverse: horse, left with ladder mane, solar motif above and rings below. As ABC 1031

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 25 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.1 mm
Weight: 1.19 g
Diameter: 9.1 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
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: Quarter stater (gold)
Geographic provenance: British Southern
Van Arsdell Type (VA): 353.01
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 1031
Obverse description: Letter A on plain field.
Obverse inscription: A
Reverse inscription: horse, left with ladder mane, solar motif above and rings below.
Status: Regular

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Steventon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5347
Four figure Latitude: 51.21974526
Four figure longitude: -1.24249627
1:25K map: SU5347
1:10K map: SU54NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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