Record Details

NHER Number:19112
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age coin

Summary

A Iron Age gold quarter stater, decorated with the motif of an ear of corn and a horse, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF60NE
Parish:FINCHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

3 January 1983. Found in orchard with metal detecting.
Iron Age coin, quarter gold stater.
One side has ear of corn and CAM, other side with horse facing right and CVN. Cunobeline, 1st century AD.
Treasure Trove Inquest pending at April 1983 (19 May 1983).
Identified by R. Trett (KLM) April 1983.

Not treasure trove; coin now at Kings Lynn Museum.
A. Gregory (NAU) March 1983.

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

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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