Gold Staters by Unknown Artist

The Buckingham coin hoard of 38 Iron Age gold staters, 15 are of the type known as 'LB' or 'Whaddon Chase', with an abstract pattern on the obverse and a horse on the reverse.


Details

Medium:
Gold and silver
Art Fund grant:
£1,310 ( Total: £13,100)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Department for Culture, Media and Sport

23 are of 'QB' type, with a plain obverse and a triple-tailed horse on the reverse.

Provenance

Found in a field near Buckingham, 24 August - 4 September 1997 and declared Treasure Trove.

Venue details

Buckinghamshire County Museum 9 Church Street, AYLESBURY Buckinghamshire HP20 2QP 01296 331441 www.buckscountymuseum.org

Entry details

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