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Record ID: WMID-0EDE4A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete plated gold stater of the North Eastern Region / Corieltavi, dating to the period AD 15-40, 'Aunt Cost Left' type. Obverse: Wreath crossed by bar with crescent at each end, ring of pellets in each crescent? Reverse: Lunatehorse left, pellet at centre of body, [AVN] above, T CO[ST] (retrograde) below. As BMC p. 180, nos. 3259-3260; cf. ABC no. 1929. The coin has a copper-alloy core with the remains of plated gold surfaces. It has a diameter of 18.0 mm and is 2.8 mm thick. It weighs 2.9 g.
Created on: Tuesday 19th September 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 19th September 2017
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Record ID: BERK-142529
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An Iron Age gold quarter stater of the North Thames region / Catuvellauni attributed to Addedomaros, dating to the period c.45-25 BC, 'Addedomaros X Box' type. Obverse: Back-to-back crescents on plain field, with pellets and lines within. Reverse: [AÐ]ÐEDO[MAROS], Horse advancing right. Box with 'X' within below horse. Branch motif above. As ABC, p. 126, no. 2520. Cottam et al. (2010:126) note that this coin may have been issued at an eastern mint of the Trinovantes.
Created on: Thursday 7th September 2017
Last updated: Thursday 14th September 2017
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Record ID: IOW-12E969
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A complete and worn Iron Age gold quarter stater, Gallo-Belgic Cd2, dating to the period c. 80-60 BC. Obverse: Boat with two occupants? Reverse: Abstract left facing head. Diameter: 8.8mm. Weight: 1.60g. As Sills, 2003: p. 253, no. 445. These aren't common types in Britain - Sills only listed four British examples. Two others (there may be more) are also known: DENO-D6B0B4 and CCI-980336 (98.0336). https://finds.org.uk/database/artefacts/record/id/328159 (accessed 10/9/2017). Sills, J.A., 2003, Gaulish and Early British Gold Coinage. London: Spinks.
Created on: Thursday 7th September 2017
Last updated: Monday 11th September 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BM-D2E88D
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Early-Medieval pseudo-Imperial tremissis of Justinian I (AD 527-565), dating to the period c.AD 527-565. Obverse: D N IVSTINI-ANVS P P AVC, Diademed and cuirassed bust in paludamentum right. Reverse: VICTORIA ACVSTORVI, Victory walking right looking left holding wreath and globe cruciger. Mintmark: - *//COM(OB) Diameter: 14mm. Weight: 1.48g. For the official prototype of Justinian from Constantinople cf. MIBE p.115, no. 19. This is probably a Merovingian pseudo-Imperial issue, cf. MEC I, pp. 464-465, pl. 18, nos. 356-357; Belfort cf. no. 5285.
Created on: Monday 4th September 2017
Last updated: Monday 4th September 2017
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Record ID: KENT-6D2B67
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An Iron Age Gold quarter stater, Gallo-Belgic Ab2 import probably attributed to the Bellovaci, dating to the period c.175-80 BC, Gallo-Belgic Broad Flan Left Type. Obverse: Left facing bust with 'flamboyant' hair and a wreath. Reverse: Left facing horse with stylised charioteer above and a flower below. As ABC, p. 29, no. 31; Sills, 2003: pp. 146-147, especially cf. nos. 308-309, Class 3b. Dimensions: Diameter 15.83mm, thickness 1.01mm and weight 1.82g.
Created on: Wednesday 30th August 2017
Last updated: Friday 1st September 2017
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Record ID: IOW-69AAEB
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete Iron Age gold quarter stater of the Southern Region / Regini and Atrebates, dating to the period c. 60-20 BC, 'Bognor Cogwheel' type. Obverse: Wreath design with hidden face. Reverse: Triple-tailed horse right, beaded mane, floral sun above, cogwheel below. Length: 14.0mm; width: 11.6mm. Weight: 0.78g. DA=12:9. As ABC, p. 48, no. 509; BMC nos. 519-535.
Created on: Wednesday 30th August 2017
Last updated: Wednesday 30th August 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NMS-D5AEA8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Iron Age stater of the East Anglian region / Iceni, dating to the period c.50 BC-AD 10, 'Freckenham Crescents Phallic Type'. Obverse: Solid back to back crescents, row of pellets projecting from each concave side above, star above, pellet triad and star below. Reverse: Horse right, large round head with closed mouth, pellet triad either side of phallic motif above, floral sun below. As ABC, p. 80, no. 1450; BMC 3385. Weight 5.19g
Created on: Wednesday 23rd August 2017
Last updated: Thursday 7th September 2017
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Record ID: NMGW-573091
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: Monmouthshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Probable Bronze Age gold strip fragment. This is a semi-worked thickened strip fragment of gold of broadly rectangular shape. The strip has been worked and there are hammer facets visible on the flat surfaces and side margins. One edge has been hammered up and has a projecting margin on one face edge. The strip was broken at one end with a double-grip tool without sharp edges. As a result, there is widening, lateral distortion with thinning at one end, near the break. On one face, the break has created a near flat angled facet, while on the reverse there is a distinct concave curvatur…
Created on: Thursday 17th August 2017
Last updated: Thursday 17th August 2017
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Record ID: HAMP-56B91A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A fragment of a Roman gold coin, probably a contemporary copy of a solidus of the House of Valentinian (AD 364-78) with garbled legends. The obverse appears to be OH VALE[ ] which is probably copying D N VALE[NS or NTINIANVS P F AVG] and the reverse is [ ]ITVOR[ ] which most likely copies RESTIVTOR REI PVBLICAE or similar, with and emperor standing, holding Victory on globe and standard. The reverse depicts a beaded upright, which seems to be part of the pole of the standard. The fragment looks intentionally cut along its three non-original edges and is bent in profile, with a U-shaped…
Created on: Thursday 17th August 2017
Last updated: Monday 21st August 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Warsash', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NMGW-D7C767
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Powys
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Roman gold finger ring of keeled type. A plain sharply faceted, almost triangular in section, hoop widens into triangular shoulders with an openwork design down both edges, now much worn, but probably originally a stylized foliate design. Between the shoulders is a prominent battered oval, or possibly octagonal, bezel containing a dark blue Nicolo, or Nicolo paste, intaglio. The intaglio portrays a standing male figure looking left with objects held in each hand, probably a depiction of Mercury holding a caduceus (a staff with two snakes winding around it) and a money-bag (Henig 1978,…
Created on: Friday 11th August 2017
Last updated: Thursday 24th August 2017
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Record ID: NMGW-C5F371
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Rhondda Cynon Taf
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Gold fede or fidelity ring. The hoop is of wounds triangular cross-section. The outer surface is plain. The inner face of the hoop is inscribed with the text: Feare god and love mee, in vertical italic script. Internal hoop diameter 18.6 mm; external hoop diameter 23.2mm; band width 2.3mm; band height 4.8mm; weight 5.31g. The ring has not undergone any cleaning or conservation.
Created on: Thursday 10th August 2017
Last updated: Thursday 24th August 2017
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Record ID: DENO-459ADD
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Derbyshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Description: Part of a cast gold buckle-plate or belt mount, carrying a single recessed rectangular panel, which contains a bold design of two transitional Style I/Style II bird heads. The birds face each other across the top of the panel with their prominent curving beaks springing from a small and poorly defined head. Each eye is formed from a single small punch-mark. The necks are delineated by two raised bands that run parallel to the edges of the plate, turning the corner to end at the midpoint where they are separated from each other by a single slash. The surviving edge is pie…
Created on: Friday 4th August 2017
Last updated: Wednesday 6th September 2017
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Record ID: GLO-08A206
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Gloucestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Aureus of Tiberius (14-37AD), dating to the period AD 14-37 (Reece period 1). Obverse: TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS, laureate head of Tiberius right. Reverse: PONTIF-MAXIM, Female figure seated right, holding branch and sceptre; ornate legs to chair. Mint of Lyon. As RIC I (2nd ed.), p. 95, no. 29. This record has been generated from images kindly emailed by the finder.
Created on: Tuesday 1st August 2017
Last updated: Thursday 3rd August 2017
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Record ID: IOW-7308F7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A complete Iron Age gold stater of the Regini and Atrebates / Southern Region, dating to the period c.80-50 BC, Westerham South type. Obverse: Wreath motif, crescents, and cloak. Reverse: Disjointed horse left, stick legs, single pellet below and many pellets above. Diameter: 17.8mm. Weight: 6.41g. DA=12:9. As ABC no. 482; BMC nos. 24-32.
Created on: Thursday 13th July 2017
Last updated: Thursday 13th July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: CAM-3572EF
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Cambridgeshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A Gold quarter stater of the Regini and Atrebates / Southern Region, dating to the period c.60-20 BC, 'Selsey Dahlia' type. Obverse: Wreath design with hidden face. Reverse: Triple tailed horse right, no mane, floral sun above, wheel below. As ABC, p. 48, no. 503; Hobbs nos. 478-484. It is unusual to find southern coins of the Regini and Atrebates north of Hertfordshire, although several have now been recorded through the PAS.
Created on: Monday 10th July 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 11th July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Huntingdon District Area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: KENT-A919BC
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A cast medieval gold and gemstone, 'stirrup' finger ring dating from the mid 12th to 14th century. Description: The ring has a simple undecorated band D-shaped cross-section which rises from the shoulders into a pointed triangular (in plan) bezel. The bezel is set with a dark strongly coloured and semi-transparent green irregularly shaped cabochon, certainly either an emerald or green beryl. The inside of the ring is flat and level throughout. The ring is in good condition, apart from several small scratches and nicks along the band. Striations on the bezel, visible in strong light l…
Created on: Wednesday 21st June 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 1st August 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Near Sittingbourne', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-10F79B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A one twentieth of an emergency Sikh gold Mohur (gold rupee) issued in Multan (Punjab, India) between AD 1848-1849 by the Governor Diwan Mulraj to pay his troops. Paramdip Khera (British Museum) notes that a series of these small gold coins were found by British troops that occupied the citadel at Multan.
Created on: Wednesday 14th June 2017
Last updated: Wednesday 14th June 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Thorpe-le-Soken', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: DENO-938F3D
Object type: INGOT
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Nottinghamshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Treasure Case 2005 T392 Date: Late 9th-11th century Description: A gold ingot of short, sub-rectangular section, the top and bottom faces hammered flat and there are also hammer marks on the sides. It would have been cast in a simple open mould either roughly cut in stone, or perhaps drawn in the earth with a stick. Discussion: Viking period gold ingots are more unusual than silver. A large number of silver ingots of the Viking period have been found mainly in hoards in England, Ireland and the Netherlands, as well as in Scandinavia. Silver ingots from the region of the Danelaw were…
Created on: Thursday 8th June 2017
Last updated: Monday 4th September 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'South Leverton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: KENT-801ECF
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A sheet gold zoomorphic artefact of unidentified function likely dating to the 9th-10th century AD. Description:It is sub-rectangular in form and consists of a slightly domed sheet of gold with a flat back-plate. The artefact is slightly crushed and distorted with a large lateral crack slightly off of the central line. The back-plate has come away from the upper sheet at one end, and there is a gap between the two elements at the other end. The object appears to be largely hollow, although some material - perhaps soil - is visible inside. Two lateral perforations, one on each side, ha…
Created on: Wednesday 7th June 2017
Last updated: Friday 25th August 2017
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Record ID: KENT-52ABB3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An Iron Age gold Gallo-Belgic Ab stater, probably attributed to the Bellovaci, dating to the period c.175-100 BC, 'Broad Flan Left Type'. Obverse: Flamboyant wreathed bust left, with big hair. Reverse: Horse left, charioteer above. As ABC, p. 28, no. 4; VA 12; Sills, 2003: pp. 140-159, nos. 286-303, especially cf. p. 146, Class 7, nos. 301-303. Measurements: 20.66mm in diameter, 1.81mm thick and 7.08g in weight.
Created on: Monday 5th June 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 6th June 2017
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