Iceni 1st Century BC Silver Half Unit Butterfly and Boar type Excessively Rare


Code: CC993

Iceni 1st Century BC Silver Half Unit, Butterfly and Boar type, Excessively Rare.

Boar right, long bristles topped by pellets, large ear, ‘butterfly’ motif above/Horse right, tail of plain line with adjoining line of pellets, pelletal sun above, boss below.

ABC1594, 12mm; 0.69g

Comes with find area provenance.

The only other example of this type we can find offered for sale was in 1999 when it was described as a ‘an extraordinary and fascinating type, only recently discovered and excessively rare, only one other recorded’. This is the ABC plate coin and is chipped.

1 in stock

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