12 new valuations and identifications including a Trajan denarius and an unusual Roman Brooch.
In Auction News, Baldwin’s auction on 14 April includes two five guinea pieces that are expected to make over £100,000.
In the PAS and Treasure review there is another example of a detectorist donating an item of treasure to his local museum and a detecting find that took two people to lift.
This week I saw this clue in a crossword:
Detectorist’s goal is bearing fruit, say, backed by angel (6,8)
Valuations and Identifications
In this week’s edition there are 12 new valuations including my Find of the Week and Runner Up.
Find of the Week
A favourite coin in the collection of the finder
An unusual Roman brooch with much of its original enamel still in place
PAS and Treasure Review
A selection of the finds recorded by PAS and treasure reports by the Treasure Registrars in the previous week
The auction includes 2 five guineas pieces which are expected to fetch more than £100,000
Some good prices made including this Elizabeth I crown piece
Previous Website Updates
You can find all previous website updates in News
Help with the next edition
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.