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  • EXTREMELY RARE - HENRY I - NORMAN PENNY! - UPDATED - SCAN ADDED

    It doesn't get much rarer than this one! Henry I Circa 1119 Only 4 coins recorded at this mint. This is the ONLY 1 of this type at this mint. This period was full of plated fakes, so they often turn up bent to test them or cut. Due to the broken coins & the fact some where rejected a decree...
  • Day 1 - Hill Top Field.....AMAZING ROMAN SEA MONSTER!!!!! - UPDATE

    Could I wait for my 2 days off, could I bowlegs. I left work early today to start my holiday :thumbsup: Dad had tipped me off where the Saxon Sword Pommel had come from & where I should start detecting. 1st rule always ignore your Dad's advice, they know nothing :thumbsup: I started where my...
  • FIND OF MY LIFETIME!!! - UPDATE FROM LEADING EXPERT...

    This type of coin has been on the top of my wish list for 25 years or more. Now I have one. It came from a pasture field which was hayed about a week ago. I have had no other Celtic items other than this off this field. Although we have noticed the soil is a good quality & less clay than the...
  • DAY 7 - GOLD HAMMERED -UPDATED - UPDATED

    This is why I took most of my holiday this week. Who needs sun,sea & sand (apart from beach detectorist ;)) Hit the right field at the right time :) I have just got back from this mornings hunt & had to share, the rest I will post after the PM hunt. Its my earliest, best, most valuable Gold...
  • <<<ROMAN WILVER>>>Happy dance day!

    Spent 1.5 hours finishing the area between the roman site & where I left off yesterday. No more roman coins in that area. When I got back to my bike I had a spare 10 minutes so wandered a little & found: RARE - Silver Denarius of Galba AD68-69. I told Kirtpa less than a week ago this was my...
  • <<<HIT THE JACKPOT>>>Updated

    Well I thought I would try for some more capbadges on the Dump field & got a couple (that I need again). A hallmarked silver ring - Birmingham - 1894 Star find - A coin which has been on my top 5 wish list for years: Julius Caesar silver Denarius - dated 49-48BC - 100 years before the...
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