Ancient British Dobunni Silver Unit Cotswold Eagle type

Ancient British Dobunni Silver Unit Cotswold Eagle type

Code: 12458

£200.00 Approx $253.16, €233.64
 

This is an ancient British Iron Age Celtic silver unit of the Dobunni Tribe. This coin was minted from c. 50 - 20 BC.

Obverse:  A Moon head right, boss on chin, and stalk lips

Reverse:  Triple-tailed annulate horse left.

Similar examples of this coin have been recorded PUBLIC-FD7876PUBLIC-F841C4, and PUBLIC-F92604

A very nice example with good detail and tone.

CULTURE: British Celtic

DENOMINATION: Unit

MATERIAL: Silver

DATE: c. 50 - 20 BC

SIZE: 13mm dia

WEIGHT: 1.02 grams

ATTRIBUTION:  BMC: 2957, SPINK 377

PROVENANCE: Private collection. Bristol. United Kingdom.