Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    BRITAIN. Durotriges. Ca. 65 BC-AD 45. BI stater (20mm, 4.52 gm, 7h). NGC MS 4/5 - 4/5. Devolved head of Apollo right / Disjointed horse right, pellets above and below. SCBC 366. Van Arsdell 1235-1. ABC 2157.

    Ex Winterborne Stickland Hoard (PAS WILT-DF1BB7).

    Discovered in summer 2013 by two avid metal detectorists, the Winterbourne Stickland hoard is a rare Iron Age Hoard found in the county of Dorset, South West England, close to Maiden Castle, which was thought to be the capital of the Durotriges. The Durotriges were well known for their continental trade and hill forts. They were the only tribe who did not add inscriptions to their coins, perhaps indicative of decentralized rule among multiple hill-fort based tribes using a common currency, and the only tribe to strike a stater in silver. The Cranbourne Chase stater evolved from a 4th Century BC Macedonian gold stater and was introduced around 60 BC and gradually debased until it disappeared around the time of the Claudian invasion in 43 AD.

    From A Special Selection of World Coins

    Estimate: $300 - $400.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee

    Important information concerning Sales Tax and Resale Certificates. Learn More

    Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    World and Ancient Coin Bibliography

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    24th Sunday 3:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    24th Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    4 Days 2h 20m 11s
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: 13
    Page Views: 146

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    This lot is in: 1 - World & Ancient Coins Session
    (Lots 36001-36915) - 4:00 PM Central Time, Sunday, March 24, 2019.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

    Show All Session Information

    Show Auction Type Info

    Current Bid:
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $204.00 Minimum Next Bid: $180 ($216.00 w/ BP)
    Track Item