Field Test – Rutus Alter 71 Adrian Gayler tries out the version 2.0 software update in this detailed and informative field test.
Crossword Competition Test out your detecting knowledge with a chance to win a Rutus Alter 71.
Luck and Loss Pierre Lamont Dingley unearths several interesting finds including a mini hoard at Spring Detectival.
Always Another Surprise Well searched fields keep producing good finds for Gill Davies.
Introducing the Finds Liaison Officers This month focuses on Lucy Shipley, FLO for Devon.
Ace of Spades Competition The winner is announced in our ‘Most Unusual Find’ competition.
Lead – Love It or Loathe It? A fascinating look back at some of John Keene’s many lead finds over the years.
Fields of Glory Stephen Grey and friends have 12 months to search a site before it is developed for housing.
Who Are the Moravians? Richie Bennett and other members of the Chippenham & District MDC assist in a project to research the history of the Moravian Church in Wiltshire.
Auction Round-Up A summary of some of the wonderful lots sold recently in the TimeLine Auctions saleroom.
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Benet’s Roman Artefacts follows the same format as previous editions of Benet’s but is purely focused on the Roman period.
This superb artefact identifier and price guide contains over 1300 Roman artefacts in full colour (the majority we have never published before). With up-to-date prices, Benet’s is the must have guide for identification and valuations. The prices quoted are based upon first hand knowledge and experience of the antiquities market as well as recent actual sale prices.
Contents include: Brooches, Belt Accessories, Chariot Fittings, Domestic Items, Knives & Accessories, Mounts & Plaques, Jewellery, Pendants, Rings & Statuettes.
Spink Coins of England and the United Kingdom 54th Edition 2019
(Includes both pre and post decimal volumes)
Coins of England and the United Kingdom remains the only reference work which features every major coin type from Celtic to the present day with accurate market values for every coin type listed.
It is an essential guide for beginners, serious numismatists and anyone interested in British Coinage. As with every new edition, all sections of the catalogue have been carefully checked by the specialists at Spink and the prices of the coins have been updated to reflect current market conditions.
Possibly the most comprehensive finds identification book ever published.
An illustrated guide to metal detecting and archaeological finds.
The Team at the British Museum and the Portable Antiquities Scheme have spent years collating, identifying and photographing finds from the Stone Age through to the 20th century, and for the first time, this book pulls together a selection of the most interesting items in one beautiful volume. Lavishly illustrated with thousands of photographs, this book not only helps to identify the artefacts but puts them in context and offers detailed information on each object.