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Treasure Hunting Magazine January 2024 issue

Published since 1977

Treasure Hunting is the UK's best selling metal detecting magazine. Published since 1977!

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In-depth articles, reviews of the latest metal detectors, news, views and opinion all about the great hobby of metal detecting. 

Metal Detecting books

We publish over 60 metal detecting books. From the best selling Spink coin books to Finds Identified from the British Museum.

Identifying Roman Coins

Zoomorphic Artefacts Aaron Hammond investigates how animal imagery has been used since the Bronze Age.

Celtic Coin Values Details and sale prices of Celtic coins sold recently by Chris Rudd Auctions.

A Missing Abbey? Julian Evan-Hart examines the impressive collection of finds from his Hertfordshire permission and wonders if there was once more to this area than first appears.

As More Time Goes By Gill Davies continues her look back at finds made from her farmland in Kent, this month focusing on the Iron Age and Roman periods.

XP Deus II Top Tips Gary Blackwell shares his hints and tips to get the most out of the XP Deus II.

Auction Round-Up
A selection of lots sold at TimeLine Auctions’ recent sale. 

News and Views This month’s selection of news and stories from around the world of metal detecting includes a tale of Aztec silver found in the Wirral, gold sovereigns from Scotland and a look at how volunteer metal detectorists are helping the police in Wigan.

Thames Foreshore Finds Tobias Neto presents some of the amazing finds made by mudlarks on the banks of the Thames in London.

Detecting Dedham Vale Julian Evan-Hart joins the local club to see what finds can be made in this beautiful part of the world made famous by the paintings of John Constable.

Reader Finds A glorious pictorial summary of some of our readers’ recent
finds.

Digging History Jana Karst discusses the trials and tribulations of putting on a group dig and showcases some of the amazing finds made by the group.
 

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Discovering Jewellery book

DISCOVERING JEWELLERY - An Identification and Valuation Guide, by Aaron Hammond

This fantastic A4 Hardback book is a must have for anyone trying to identify metal detecting finds.

The British Museum’s Portable Antiquities Scheme
An illustrated guide to metal detecting and archaeological finds

The British Museum’s Portable Antiquities Scheme
FINDS IDENTIFIED II – Dress Fittings & Ornaments

Roman Buckles and Brooches

This beautiful new A4 Hardback book looks at the artefacts from the period leading up to the end of Roman rule in Britain. The early chapters seek to understand what was happening in Britain at that time, while the second part looks in detail at examples of brooches, buckles, belt fittings and spurs that have been dated to that period.

Spink Coins of England 2024 - Spink coin book

Spink Coins of England and the United Kingdom 2024.

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