Many detectorists spend years searching for that elusive piece of gold. A five year-old detectorist from Leeds, Bertie Lawson, found
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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
“Must see” gold torc on display. Finds do well at auction. Roman asparagus knife handle. Reader’s “very rare” Henry I penny
Gold, Gold, Gold – Queen Edith’s ring to be sold, Reader’s Angel of Henry VII and a half Angel of Henry VIII. Except the last one’s a fake. PAS: Phoenix Pure.
Silver beats gold in readers finds. Treasure finds set new record in 2022. Does gold ring belong to a plague survivor?
Readers Danelaw imitation is an “important find”. Noonans sell rare recent finds. “Flabbergasted” detectorist sells his gold. PAS: a naughty boy and a tortoise
“Outstanding” quarter stater find that rewrites history. We also have a gold stater in readers finds. PAS Finds: Love and Loyalty seal matrix – what was it for?
Nine readers finds include an Edward the Confessor penny. Two bargain coins unearthed in a junk shop. PAS: Deciphering a Russian flax seal and “Is this Treasure?”
9 Readers finds include early milled and Irish penny of Richard III. Roman cavalry swords are a “remarkable find”. And, the head of Mithras.
17 readers finds including 2 gold coins. Remarkable coin cleaning. Rydale bowl sells for £28,000. Noonans sell gold ring found in 2022
8 readers finds include a rare penny of Stephen. 6 gold rings in Noonans auction are recent finds. PAS has sterling of Enguerrand of Créqui
Five readers finds include a Berwick penny of Edward III. PAS Finds have a Roman “festival of Isis” token and a Nationally Important ring