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
Gobowen hoard declared treasure. Readers finds: rare cut halfpenny of Alexander III, PAS: new Merovingian Tremissis?. Spink to sell unknown penny of The Anarchy found in 2021.
Split between NCMD and AMDS widens. Readers finds include a Gallic War Uniface stater. PAS: finds of national importance. Welsh treasure goes on display.
Tale of two hoards: a reader unearths gold; plus the largest hoard found in UK is sold for £4.25m. In PAS finds are some nationally important coins and coin dies.
Finds include an Ancient British silver half unit and an aureus of Claudius, with the story of the unlikely emperor. AMDS launches £5 insurance and largest hoard of fake coins found
Another rare Carausian denarius is sent in by a reader. PAS announce one millionth find and this weeks finds include a rare Viking weight. Plus my Christmas message to all my readers.
Hansons sell recent finds: £20,000 for gold ring Readers finds: Alexander III penny. PAS: Tail Waggers medallion. Reader solves mystery of FOLK badge
Reader’s Carausius denarius for auction. PAS: Roman frog brooch and Pelican in her Piety matrix. Plus, Hansons and DNW auctions, a large Celtic hoard goes on display and readers finds
Very rare carnyx is one of several detecting finds up for auction. PAS finds include a phallic pendant. Plus, seven more readers finds
A third of a penny of Eadberht Praen and a denarius of Augusts. In PAS finds is a Flobert style pistol and two Roman hoards.
14 readers finds include a Maiorina of Magnentius, a harness pendant of Richard of Cornwall and a Rhuddlan penny. PAS finds has an unusual Iron Age terminal.