Cunobelinus Stepping Horse bronze unit


By c.AD10 Cunobelinus, ‘hound of Belenus’, son of Tasciovanos and Cymbeline of Shakespeare, had united the Catuvellauni and Trinovantes. By AD 43 his family had control of the Cantiaci, Atrebates and Regini, and influence with the Dobunni and Iceni and possibly the Corieltavi also. Suetonius (Caligula 44) called Cunobelinus ‘Britannorum rex’.



Cunobelinus Stepping Horse. c.AD 8-41. Bronze unit. 16mm. 1.16g. Virtually blank./ Horse stepping right. ABC 2975, VA 2101, BMC 1987-90, S 344. Fair, horse visible. SCARCE.                                                                            Was £35. Now only £15

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