Alton hoard of Iron Age coins & Roman jewellery
- Art Funded
- Art Fund grant
- £20,000 (Total: £103,074)
- Department of National Heritage
256 Celtic coins, all approx.
2cm in diameter; 1 Roman gold ring, internal diameter 1.9cm; Roman gold bracelet, 17.7cm in length.
Discovered on farmland near Alton, Hampshire in 1996; declared Treasure Trove at a coroner's inquest on 10 May 1996.