Consists of 3 gold solidi of Emperor Honorius, 33 silver coins from the period between emperors Constans and Valentinian II and 1159 silver coins of emperors of the 4th and 5th century.
The Stanchester Hoard of 1196 Roman Coins by Unknown Artist, 406
© Wiltshire Museum
- Gold (3); silver (1192); bronze (1)
- Art Fund grant:
- £18,250 ( Total: £50,000)
- Acquired in:
- Department for Culture, Media and Sport
This is the latest dated coin hoard found in South West England.
The hoard was found by a 14 year old schoolboy. Declared 'Treasure' in 2001.