Record Details

NHER Number:24551
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age coin

Summary

Metal detecting at this location prior to 1988 recovered a single Iron Age coin. It was made from copper alloy and dated to the early to mid 1st century AD. The reverse of the coin showed the faint traces of a horse pattern.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TL69SW
Parish:SOUTHERY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre April 1988.
Bronze coin, early to mid 1st century AD. Obverse: missing, should be pattern with dots around Y. Reverse: also dots, last vestiges of horse pattern. Nearest equivalent is Mack 326.
Identified by A. Gregory (NAU) as Durotrigan mint.
Information from member of the public [1].
E. M. James (KLM) 23 May 1988.

Part of large scatter [2].

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: 1989. LWY 28-31, Iron Age coin..

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