Dobunnic Half Stater (Iron Age Coin)

Contributed by David Hanks

Dobunnic Half Stater (Iron Age Coin)

Probably the oldest and most enduring pieces of metalwork to be found in the Cotswolds. It is attached to the On/Off button on my computer to represent a piece of the area's earliest metal technology being used to switch on a piece of our latest IT hardware. It boggles the mind to contemplate what mankind has crafted in metal between the coin and the computer!

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Naunton, near Cheltenham


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