This section is for the latest news about finds and anything else relating to coins, artefacts and detecting. Have you heard or seen anything of interest? If so then do let me know
Many detectorists spend years searching for that elusive piece of gold. A five year-old detectorist from Leeds, Bertie Lawson, found
Detectorist donates penannular ring to his local museum
Nine detecting finds in Wales are declared treasure
Two men are due in court for failing to declare the discovery of 900 gold staters in September 2020.
The British Museum reveals its unusual finds, including a mount depicting a knight emerging from a snail riding on a goat
Readers finds: almost unique denarius of Carausius. Spink auction Horace Hird collection of gold coins. PAS: Anglo-Saxon shield boss
NCMD dispute: 4 Regions launch new website. 11 Readers finds: James I unite. PAS finds: possibly unique Penny of Eadberht
The story of Henry Murdac, the issuer of a penny of Stephen. A badge of Anne of Brittany and how this became part of France. DNW auction results.
NCMD withdraw offer of mediation, again. Reader’s finds: George III sovereign. PAS finds: almost unique denarius of Carausius. News; Earl’s vervel is Treasure. Plus, Auction News
Readers finds include a Henry VIII groat of York and a Charles I penny of Oxford. PAS finds has a seal matrix of the Priory at Mottisfont. Plus, Hansons auction results from today
My plea for mediation in the NCMD dispute. 7 readers finds include an exceptional Henry VIII halfpenny. News of the second largest Charles I hoard. Plus Auction and PAS news.
11 Readers finds: Edward IV quarter ryal, Edward III noble; is a George III half guinea a fake? 3 Treasure reports. PAS: penny of Edward, Count of Bar; why has a penny of John been tightly wound?
Are the NCMD mediation talks in deadlock? Eight readers finds identified. PAS finds has a Iron Age pot with mystery contents. Treasure news includes a Sutton Hoo sword pyramid
Anglo-Saxon gold mancus expected to fetch £200,000 at auction. Shropshire Bulla going on public display. Readers finds valued and PAS finds include a coin nicknamed “pietje”.
Update on the NCMD split with statements from the NCMD executive and the “Opposition 4”. Finds include a Great Wheel of Earls Court medal and an unusual homemade wedding ring.