Eric Weinrabe said he has recently been on a roll, as is exemplified by the coin pictured here. It’s a
This hammered silver coin was unearthed by Glyn Peak from a pasture field on the 5th of June. Glyn asked
This milled gold coin was sent in by Peter Vernon, who asked if I would provide a valuation on it.
Images of this coin came in from Martin Depear and it is a very recent find. As far as I
This cut halfpenny is one coin from a group of detecting finds sent in by Gareth Holloway. Instead of being
Peter Vernon sent in this coin on behalf of a colleague, who had asked if he could have a valuation
This hammered copper coin has been in the possession of Ron Lee for some time. It’s not a detecting find
Colin Barton said he found this coin many years since. It’s a Lenox type farthing of James I and he
The finder of this hammered silver coin, Glyn Peak, asked if I could let him have a valuation on it.
Michael Richardson asked if I could identify this coin for him. It’s a voided short cross penny, which is a
Peter Vernon sent in the images of this coin but the finder is one of his detecting colleagues. It is
The finder of this coin, Michael Richardson, had already identified it but he asked if I could let him have
Over the years detectorists have unearthed a very wide range of foreign coins, most of which will have circulated in
Martin Arnold sent in the illustrations of this hammered silver cut halfpenny. It’s an example of the cross and crosslets
Chas Gillard asked for a full ID and a valuation on this hammered silver coin, which is a London groat
This coin was recently unearthed in Devon by James Amato, who wanted a valuation in order to give half to
Peter Vernon sent in the images of this find but it was found by a detecting colleague, who wanted a
Stephen Palmer said that after a whole day in a field with nothing to show for it he decided to
This coin came in from a detectorist who signed himself as Wayne. It looks to be massive but is actually
Last week we featured an Ancient British silver unit, which had been found by Mike Ruczynski. The coin was an
Valuations with a story
Valuations which include a historical background or a related story
The story of Henry Murdac, Archbishop of York, and this very rare cut halfpenny issued by him
Roman fourrees are plated versions of Roman coins, some struck from official dies and others forgeries
How over 100 years of English history shaped the design of this unique coin.
The valuation of a rare and important Tremissis.
Plus the history of the Merovingians empire and their coinage.
Includes the story of the Brussels Hoard.