Findspot - Iron Age coin

Description of this historic site

Findspot - an Iron Age coin was found 500m south east of Bidford Grange.

Notes about this historic site

1 An Iron Age coin found with a metal detector. This is a Dobunnic stater, having copper core and fairly thick gilding of ‘prince’ BODVOC. On the convex face can be seen B (very faint) ODVO [C]. On the concave side is a triple-tailed horse to right with wheel below body; crescent and annulet enclosing pellet above etc.
3 Iron Age coin. Dobunni Region. A new variant of the main “head type” series & thus not possible to classify.
4 Iron Age coin found. Silver, late 1st century BC. Found on the surface of Welford Villa Coffin Field.

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