Celtic Gaul. Armorican, Unelli. ca. 75 to 50 BC. Billon stater.

Ancient Coins - Celtic Gaul. Armorican, Unelli. ca. 75 to 50 BC. Billon stater.
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Tribal origin : The Unelli were a small Armorican tribe in the region of Contentin with their main city what is now the modern city of Coutances.

Denomination : Billon stater.

Date : This type is most likely issued by the Celtic leader Viridovix in 56 BC, at the time he was facing off against the forces of Julius Caesar.

Reference : Spink (British) #16 (class II) where it is listed as a Corriosolite issue.  Hooker : Group O of Series Z, Group V where the listing is as the Unelli tribe.  Sear (Greek) #110.

Size : 19.5 x 20.7 mm.  Weight : 6.50 grams.

Grade : VF/F, good metal with minor very dark green encrustations.

Obverse : Stylized head right

Reverse : Stylized horse right.

Price SKU: vcoin3695
US$ 180.00
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Rates for: 09/24/18

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