Friday Update: 8 July 2022


We’re always very appreciative when readers share their story of one of their finds; this week Kevin Lee has kindly sent in his own account of the day he made his find of a lifetime.

In readers finds the addition of a countermark on a coin significantly increases its value. In PAS find is the story of how “Crux Pellit” coinage led to the execution of the Earl of Mar. Plus we have the incredible story of Charles Masson, a 19th Century adventurer, and how he is linked to a Roman period ring found in County Durham.

Detect or decorate? The story of a find of a lifetime

Valuations and Identifications

Four more readers finds this week. For the rest of this week’s finds see the Front Page

Previous Website Updates

Friday 1 July 2022
Friday 24 June 2022
Friday 17 June

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Please help me with next week’s edition. If you’ve been out detecting again or taking the time to go through your collection, please contact me with anything you find of interest or would like me to identify.

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