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Record ID: LON-5321B2
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An Iron Age gold stater, Selsey Two-Faced type of the Regini and Atrebates dating to 60-50 BC. This is an ABC 485, BMC 445, 447, 499-54. Rudd (2010:47) writes "Many more Selsey type gold staters [ABC 485-497] are found around Chichester than Silchester, indicating that this large and widely circulated series of triple-tailed staters was first struck by the Regini, not the Atrebates, and that they spread south to north, not the other way round." Obverse: Wreath design with two hidden faces. Reverse: Triple-tailed horse right, wheel below, charioteer's arms above. Dimensions: diameter…
Created on: Monday 3rd December 2018
Last updated: Thursday 13th December 2018
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Record ID: KENT-C7C7A1
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Medway
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Six Gold Iron Age Gallo-Belgic import coins found in the same area (3 x Gallo-Belgic E staters; one Gallo-Belgic 'Broad flan' quarter stater and two Gallo-Belgic 'uniface tree' quater staters), dating between c. 80 - 50 BC as well as an unmarked gold ring also found in the same area, but unclear if it is associated with the coins. Description: Coin 1 - An Iron Age Gallo-Belgic uninscribed gold stater of the Ambiani. Of 'Gallic War Uniface' type, c.60-50 BC. Gallo-Belgic E (Scheers class III), ABC 16; VA 50-56. Obverse: Blank Reverse: Horse, right. Measurements: 21.21mm in diamet…
Created on: Friday 2nd November 2018
Last updated: Thursday 21st March 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hoo Peninsula', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LIN-9B1936
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Coin hoard comprising of two late Iron Age gold scyphates and a single late Iron Age gold stater. Two gold scyphate quarter staters: The two late North Eastern British Iron Age uninscribed gold quarter staters (attributed to the Corieltavi) struck circa 60 -20 BC are varieties of 'Lindsey Scyphate' S quarter staters. 1. Obverse: highly stylised boar Reverse: S-shaped design with a ring-pellet in each cusp; a pair of anthropomorphic half-faces with curved brows triangular nose and round eyes positioned either side of the S-shape. Pellets fill the remaining space. ABC 1773 type, BMC
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 19th March 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Bardney area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BH-E90DFA
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Two Iron Age gold coins; both staters of Tasciovanus, belonging to the Eastern (North Thames) British Iron Age coinage region and dating to the period 20 BC to AD 10. Eastern British Iron Age coinage is found in the region north of the Thames and to the east, with some coin types issued in Kent. The Northern Thames area is traditionally associated with the Trinovantes and the Catuvellauni tribes, with distribution centering on Essex, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and parts of surrounding counties. Tasciovanus is thought to have issued coinage in his name in the North Tha…
Created on: Thursday 22nd February 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 31st October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Great Missenden', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BH-4A1E86
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
The find comprises two Iron Age gold coins, both Eastern British Iron Age uninscribed staters of Whaddon Chase / British LB type issued in the North Thames area in about 60 - 20 BC. The coins can be summarised as: Uninscribed Eastern British Iron Age stater (ABC 2442, BMC 331) Obverse: Abstract crossed wreaths. Reverse: Horse, right; below, wheel. Weight: 5.63g. Uninscribed Eastern British Iron Age stater (ABC 2442, BMC 331) Obverse: Abstract crossed wreaths. Reverse: Horse, right; below, wheel. Weight: 5.66g. ABC = Cottam et al, Ancient British Coinage, Aylsham (2010) BMC = Ho…
Created on: Tuesday 9th January 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 31st October 2018
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Record ID: SOM-941D73
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Circumstances of Find The coins were found on 12/11/2017 by metal detecting on cultivated land. The coins were found close together. No pottery or other material relating to a container was discovered. A scatter of Roman coins are known from the parish but no other Roman material has been reported to the PAS from this field. There is a note on the Somerset HER (ref: 43281) based on an OS record card of 1965 that: 'A gold follis of Valens, in mint condition, was found when ploughing. The coin has been incorporated into a brooch and is now in the possession of the finder's wife.' This …
Created on: Thursday 7th December 2017
Last updated: Friday 23rd November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Langford Budville CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: YORYM-920FE3
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
TREASURE CASE : 2017 T1171. A hoard of two (2) North Eastern (Corieltavi) gold staters dating to c.40 BC - AD 20. These coins are an addenda to a large, widely-scattered hoard of Corieltavian staters discovered over the course of almost a decade and reported as 2002 T19; 2003 T281; 2006 T25; 2006 T619; 2007 T660; 2008 T567 and 2015 T740. Group record: IARCH-212957. No Type Date ABC BMC Qty Diam. / wt South Ferriby 50 BC - AD 20 1743 3172 1 19.2m…
Created on: Thursday 7th December 2017
Last updated: Monday 11th June 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Walkington', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: HAMP-EAD937
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A dispersed Iron Age coin hoard consisting of two gold coins of the Southern British Iron Age (associated with the tribes known as the Atrebates, Regini and Belgae): a gold stater and a gold quarter stater, found c.200m apart. The stater measures 18.9mm in diameter, weighs 5.84g and has a 9 o'clock die axis. Obverse: Die obliterated. Cracks and faint lines occur on the surface of the metal, created by the casting process. Reverse: Triple-tailed horse, right, with charioteer's arm above. The coin is weakly struck but appears to be a British QB ('Selsey uniface') stater, ABC p.47 no. 488…
Created on: Wednesday 29th November 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Havant', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: HAMP-1C7288
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A dispersed hoard of two Iron Age early uninscribed Southern British Iron Age gold staters of the so-called "Chute/Cheriton Transitional" type (ABC 752: Cottam et al, Ancient British Coinage 2010, p.57; Van Arsdell 1210-1 'Durotrigan C', p.291; BMC 88-128, dating to c.80 to 60 BC. Obverse: Abstract head of Apollo facing right, leaves downwards, spike with long crescent ('turf cutter' (ABC)); Reverse: Disjointed horse with long neck going left, pellets above, [crab beneath], two (visible) horizontal tails. Coin 1 weighs 5.81g and measures 19.1x16.9mm in diameter. DA = 4 Coin 2 …
Created on: Tuesday 7th November 2017
Last updated: Friday 16th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Durley', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-FA65C9
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Description: A small dispersed coin hoard consisting five full gold staters and a single gold quarter stater probably deposited in the Late or terminal Iron Age, all pieces issued for rulers of the Eastern region/Trinovantes and Catavellaunii. The coins were all discovered in the course of few hours on the same day, within an area of around thirty metres square. Each coin is described below in turn, running left to right in accordance with the accompanying image. 1. Gold stater struck for Tasciovanos, dating c. 20 BC- AD 10. Rudd's 'Tasciovanos Taxciav' type. Obverse: crossed wreaths …
Created on: Monday 18th September 2017
Last updated: Friday 8th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Toppesfield', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WAW-BCE6C0
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: MODERN
County: Warwickshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Circumstances of discovery: The coins were metal detected from an area covering 3 to 4 yards2 and were found 9 to 11cm deep in a ploughed field. Description: Four sovereigns and eight half-sovereigns. Ruler No. of coins Victoria 12 Catalogue: 1. Half-Sovereign of Victoria, dated 1856. Obverse: VICTORIA DEI GRATIA 1856 Young bust facing left. Reverse: BRITANNIARUM REGINA FID : DEF 35 in exergue. Crowned shield. Weight: 3.90g. Reference: …
Created on: Friday 15th September 2017
Last updated: Friday 2nd November 2018
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Record ID: CORN-D4A789
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Cornwall
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Hoard of forty-three coins: thirteen gold staters, seventeen gold quarter staters, two silver units, one bronze stater, one bronze unit and nine Roman silver denarii. Dispersed hoard in eight groups: 1) one now complete Belgic 'Chute' gold stater in two pieces (ABC 746) one Belgic 'Hampshire Thunderbolt' gold quarter stater (ABC 767) one Dobunnic 'Sunburst Little Horse' gold quarter stater (ABC 2009) one Central Gallic Sequani 'Togirix' silver unit (ABC 100) 2) one Dobunnic 'Anted Rig' gold stater (ABC 2066) one Belgic 'Hampshire Thunderbolt' gold quarter stater (ABC 767) one in…
Created on: Tuesday 30th May 2017
Last updated: Monday 4th March 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'South West Cornwall', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: ESS-A69846
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Iron Age gold stater of the Trinovantes, late Whaddon Chase type. VA 1498, BMC 344, ABC 2338 'Big pellet type'. Dimensions: weight: 5.87g, diameter: 17.53mm, thickness: 2.94mm The obverse is plain with slight evidence of crossed wreaths. The reverse features a Romanised (i.e. Classical) horse facing right with a pellet below, a winged motif above and ovoid shapes in front of and behind the horse. The mane is dashed and the tail composed of a single line. Rudd has suggested that the general distribution of coins of this type across Essex and Suffolk and the die chain of them sugg…
Created on: Thursday 16th March 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 18th April 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Layer Breton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: ESS-817AAD
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Two Iron Age gold coins; both Gallo-Belgic quarter staters struck in continental Europe (NE France) in the early to mid 2nd century BC. The coins can be summarised as: 1. Uninscribed Gallo-Belgic Aa2 quarter stater, Sills class 1b (ABC 28, VA 15.01) Obverse: Head right. Reverse: Stylised horse and charioteer right. Diameter: 13.5mm; weight: 1.79g. 2. Uninscribed Gallo-Belgic Aa2 quarter stater, Sills class 2b (ABC 28, VA 15.01) Obverse: Head right. Reverse: Stylised horse and charioteer right. Diameter: 13.6mm; weight: 1.74g. ABC = Cottam et al, Ancient British Coinage,…
Created on: Tuesday 14th March 2017
Last updated: Monday 12th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Birch', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: DOR-FF12E5
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Dorset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Piddletrenthide, Dorset: The six coins are all ancient British gold staters dating to the first half of the first century BC. All are of the same type, class I coinage, (c.80-50 BC), gold Staters: abstract wreathed head / reverse abstract horse right, with numerous large pellets, 'eye' with pellet border behind (ABC 515; Sills 457-9; BM cf. 1986,0413.1-2). Sills type 457-9 is regarded by John Sills as probably the earliest British gold coinage. Weights (in plate order): 1) 6.63g; 2) 6.45g; 3) 6.42g; 4) 6.49g; 5) 6.33g; 6) 6.45g
Created on: Wednesday 8th March 2017
Last updated: Friday 2nd November 2018
Spatial data recorded.


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Record ID: LIN-EB6C54
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Riseholme, Lincolnshire: 282 late Iron Age coins and comprises forty gold staters, 231 silver units, and eleven silver half-units, all North-Eastern types attributed to the Corieltavi. This is a relatively large hoard which appears to have been drawn from a circulation pool of local coinage that was dominated by inscribed issues which are thought to have been produced after 20 BC. Deposition may have occured in the early post-Roman conquest years as the hoard includes all the major inscribed issues from the region: VEPO CORF, AVNT COST, and IISVPRASV, and is comprised of gold state…
Created on: Thursday 23rd February 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd August 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Riseholme', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: ESS-846A33
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Number Description Obv Rev Dimensions 1 Gold stater of the Catuvellauni/Trinovantes, Early Whaddon Chase, rounded wing type, cf. ABC 2433 / BMC 295 Wreath, clock and crescents. Rounded wing motifs above wreath Horse facing right, possible wing motif above, pellet sun below w: 5.85g d: 17.39mm t: 2.98mm 2 Gold stater of Catuvellauni, Early Whaddon Chase, rounded wing type (as above) Very…
Created on: Monday 6th February 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 14th February 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Layer Breton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-218923
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A scattered hoard of eight Iron Age gold staters all of ABC485 / BMC 445, 'Selsey Two-faced' type, c.60-20BC. Coin 1. 18.42mm diameter, 5.72g. Finder 1. Coin 2. 18.86mm diameter, 5.62g. Finder 2. Coin 3. 19.23mm diameter, 5.88g. Finder 2. Coin 4. 19.91mm diameter, 5.62g. Finder 3. Coin 5. 18.87mm diameter, 5.12g. Finder 3. Coin 6. 18.96mm diameter, 5.71g. Finder 3. Coin 7. 19.30mm diameter, 5.72g. Finder 3. Coin 8. 19.34mm diameter, 5.73g. Finder 4.
Created on: Friday 20th January 2017
Last updated: Friday 1st June 2018
Spatial data recorded.


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Record ID: BM-CDE9E6
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An Iron Age coin hoard comprising two gold staters of similar date and from the same findspot, reported as potential Treasure (2017 T39). The coins are as follows: 1) A gold Iron Age uninscribed stater, Gallo-Belgic import of the Ambiani, c.60-50 BC, 'Gallic War Uniface' type. Obverse: Plain. Reverse: Sinuous horse right, pellet below, pellets above, eye shaped motif behind. As ABC 16. Weight: 6.03g, diameter: 17.8mm, thickness: 2.1mm 2) A gold Iron Age stater of the North Thames Region / Trinovantes, c.60-20 BC, 'Late Whaddon Chase, Big Pellet' type. Obverse: Traces of crossed …
Created on: Monday 16th January 2017
Last updated: Monday 10th July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Layer Breton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LIN-FD23DC
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Stainfield, Lincolnshire Treasure reference no. 2016 T1032: two late Iron Age gold scyphates attributed to the Corieltavi, struck circa 60-20 BC ('Lindsey Scyphate' type) . The obverse and reverse of both coins are so similar as to suggest that they are possibly from the same dies. Cf. Hobbs no.3190; ABC no.1773 / BMC 3189-92. Obverse: Abstract boar; die heavily worn. Reverse: S motif with pellet in ring in each curl; pellet in crescent to right; two pellet in crescents to left; pellets above and below. Coin A; 18mm x 15mm x 3mm. Weight: 1.45g Coin B: 17mm x 15mm x 3mm. Weight: 1.44g.
Created on: Tuesday 13th December 2016
Last updated: Thursday 30th August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Stainfield', grid reference and parish protected.


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