|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Silver Iron Age coin|
A silver Iron Age coin inscribed 'SAE' on the reverse. Probably the Icenian SAENV type.
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Silver Icenian coin. Inscribed with SIT on it.
Obverse. Crescents addorsed on vestigial wreaths.
Reverse. SAE (SARMV) (? =SIMENOI of Ptolemy) Horse right.
See (S1) and (S2).
(S3) refers to a Ptolemaic coin from Brancaster. He may mean this one but more likely a mistake for Burnham Market.
E. Rose (NLA).
(S4) records further sources.
See (S5) and (S6)
R. J. Rickett (NAU), 8 May 1990
This sounds like an inscribed silver coin of the SAENV type.
M. Dennis (NLA), 6th October 2005.
- FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
- COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Article in monograph: Allen, D.F.. 1961. The Origins of Coinage in Britain: A Reappraisal.. Problems of the Iron Age in Southern Britain. Frere, S.. pp 97-308. p. 267. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Iron Age. Brancaster. |
|<S1>||Publication: Evans, J.. 1890. Coins of the Ancient Britons. 2nd Edition. p 386 plate XV no 7. |
|<S2>||Article in serial: Brooke, G. C. 1933. The Distribution of Gaulish and British Coins in Britain. Antiquity. Vol 7 No 27 pp 268-289. p 287, map XII. |
|<S3>||Publication: Milne. 1948. p.38. |
|<S4>||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. |
|<S5>||Article in serial: Clarke, R.R.. Archaeological Journal. Vol 96, p 103. |
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