Lot 2609: Celtic Iron Age Coins - Eastern Uninscribed - Essex Eagle Silver Unit
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st century BC. Obv: eagle standing left with snake in beak with down-pointing spear and symbols right and symbols below. Rev: horse right with upturned 'yoke' mane with annulet and symbol above, pellet below tail, pellet-in-annulet below head and inverted corn ear with pellet-in-annulet at base below. S. -; BMC 653; ABC 2309; see Rudd list 12, no. 38 for discussion. 0.51 grams. . Most of the few known examples of this type have been found in Essex.
Condition Report: Good very fine. Extremely rare.