''The Hill'' - Day 5 - 2 Hammered & 2 Bits of Treasure...

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Continued the mega grid for 5.5 hrs, with only a little rain towards the end to make the surface just that little bit more sticky.:tongue3:

9 Scrappies (2 holed in the early Saxon Period)
2 Jettons
Medieval Sword Scabbard Chape
Broken Tudor Clothes Fastener
2 17th C Leather Adornments
1st C AD Roman Fibula (Brooch)
2 bits of Bronze Age Axe
6th C AD Small-Long Brooch
1920 Half-Crown
(rare to get these larger pre-decimal, just 1 year shy of being .925 instead of .500)
Scottish Hammered Cut Quarter of Alexander II 1250-80
Hammered Commonwealth Half-Groat
Silver Button Top
Mystery Silver 'Shaped Blob' - Reportable as Potential Treasure (Not sure if its some weird Viking piece??)
Silver Fibula or Equal Armed Brooch bit? (Also Treasure)

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Continued the mega grid for 5.5 hrs, with only a little rain towards the end to make the surface just that little bit more sticky.:tongue3:

9 Scrappies (2 holed in the early Saxon Period)
2 Jettons
Medieval Sword Scabbard Chape
Broken Tudor Clothes Fastener
2 17th C Leather Adornments
1st C AD Roman Fibula (Brooch)
2 bits of Bronze Age Axe
6th C AD Small-Long Brooch
1920 Half-Crown
(rare to get these larger pre-decimal, just 1 year shy of being .925 instead of .500)
Scottish Hammered Cut Quarter of Alexander II 1250-80
Hammered Commonwealth Half-Groat
Silver Button Top
Mystery Silver 'Shaped Blob' - Reportable as Potential Treasure (Not sure if its some weird Viking piece??)
Silver Fibula or Equal Armed Brooch bit? (Also Treasure)

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nice bit of cut silver liking the brass as well nice!
 

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Continued the mega grid for 5.5 hrs, with only a little rain towards the end to make the surface just that little bit more sticky.:tongue3:

9 Scrappies (2 holed in the early Saxon Period)
2 Jettons
Medieval Sword Scabbard Chape
Broken Tudor Clothes Fastener
2 17th C Leather Adornments
1st C AD Roman Fibula (Brooch)
2 bits of Bronze Age Axe
6th C AD Small-Long Brooch
1920 Half-Crown
(rare to get these larger pre-decimal, just 1 year shy of being .925 instead of .500)
Scottish Hammered Cut Quarter of Alexander II 1250-80
Hammered Commonwealth Half-Groat
Silver Button Top
Mystery Silver 'Shaped Blob' - Reportable as Potential Treasure (Not sure if its some weird Viking piece??)
Silver Fibula or Equal Armed Brooch bit? (Also Treasure)

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Continued the mega grid for 5.5 hrs, with only a little rain towards the end to make the surface just that little bit more sticky.:tongue3:

9 Scrappies (2 holed in the early Saxon Period)
2 Jettons
Medieval Sword Scabbard Chape
Broken Tudor Clothes Fastener
2 17th C Leather Adornments
1st C AD Roman Fibula (Brooch)
2 bits of Bronze Age Axe
6th C AD Small-Long Brooch
1920 Half-Crown
(rare to get these larger pre-decimal, just 1 year shy of being .925 instead of .500)
Scottish Hammered Cut Quarter of Alexander II 1250-80
Hammered Commonwealth Half-Groat
Silver Button Top
Mystery Silver 'Shaped Blob' - Reportable as Potential Treasure (Not sure if its some weird Viking piece??)
Silver Fibula or Equal Armed Brooch bit? (Also Treasure)

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Cru', the Scottish hammered quarter and the 1920 half-crown look like they were dropped yesterday.... great finds, almost overwhelming!
 
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Cru', the Scottish hammered quarter and the 1920 half-crown look like they were dropped yesterday.... great finds, almost overwhelming!
The Half-Crown needed some lemon juice to look that good.:thumbsup:
 

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