Celtic Inscriptions On Gaulish And British Coins

CHAPTER I.

PAOKS

Gaulish, British, and Pannonian coinages . . • 1-4

CHAPTER II.

CHAPTER III.

CHAPTER IV.

The ancient British coinage—General style of the inscriptions of Cunobeline, and of those of the Iceni and of the Southern Belgse, and a series of each given ♦ . . 24-46

CHAPTER V.

Ancient British coins as objects of art; and regarding the fabrication of various counterfeit types in the last century, and in the present one 47-59

CHAPTER VI.

The inscription on Cunpbeline's coins. of tascio fibbolg cleared of its difficulties ' . . . . ♦ 60-67

CHAPTER VII.

Proofs that the ancient Southern Belgae of Britain formed a republic . . . • • • ,68-73

CHAPTER VIII.

PAOIS

Controversies respecting the ancient British coinage . . 74-81

CHAPTER IX.

Causes why the Celtic inscriptions on ancient British coins have been but little used by historical writers . . . 82-89

CHAPTER X.

Classification of ancient British coins, and the due use and application of their inscriptions to be made by the historical student 90-97

CHAPTER XI.

Glossary of archaic Celtic words, now mostly out of use, to illustrate Celtic inscriptions on Gaulish and British coins . 98-124

MISCELLANEA.

Coritani, 125. Att, 125. Boduoc, 126. Tine, 126. Carau-sius, 126. Duro, 128. Sameness of legend and device, 128. Icenian helmed coins, 129. Plumes of feathers,

130. Scepticism, 130. British coins with palm branches,

131. Forgeries, 131. Palm trees on Celtic coins, 133. The legend Vreis. Bod. Tascia, 133. Cunobeline's die-sinkers, 134. The Greek element in Celtic inscriptions, 135. Camden's coin inscribed Com. Res, 136. Mythological coins, 138. The preservation of ancient British coins, 138. The Celtic term, Tasciovanus, 139. The Celtic language, 140. Plated and washed coins, 148. Genealogy of Vortigern, 149. Jocular inscriptions, 152. Gildas and Nennius, 155. The Celtic definite article, 158. The legend lasc. Fir., 159. Zeuss's Granimutica Céltica, 160. Materia Numismática Céltica, 162 . . . 125-164

Index 165-172

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