ANCIENT - Greek CELTIC, Britain Durotriges - ID: 2239

    Submitter: Jean-Luc VAN DER SCHUEREN, Laurent JERNANDER

    Added: 2007-01-19

    Source: IAPN member contribution

    Region: CELTIC, Britain

    City: Durotriges

    Metal: Silver

    Denomination: Stater

    Weight: 5.24 g

    DUROTRIGES (Celts).

    Cranborne Chase AR-Stater.
    Stylized face. Rv. Horse l.
    5.24g. VA1235.
    Loose design. Harsh appearance.
    This fake belongs to a group of 17 fakes which recently came to light when Michael Sharp of Dix Noonan Webb was looking through an old collection formed several decades ago. Chris Rudd has published them in some international numismatic journals for collectors.