I have been beavering away processing more export pouches and posting the finds lists and photo’s to the members forum.
All the missed finds, out of the export pouches, have been posted on the bottom of the last finds page below.
We had a cracking first half of the season for gold with 35 pieces found. Gold finds all
I have also updated the Bronze and Iron Age gold only page.
Chicago Ron ran his latest Barn hunt raffle yesterday live on Facebook and Virginia Margie won the prize of a free week
trip next season, big congrats.
More updated individual pages below with finds from the 1st half of the season:
I pick up disclaimed finds from the museum like the gold posy ring below that can now be returned to the finder.
I have also had feedback from the museum on the Saxon silver sceat hoard found in Oct . Make a note that your treasure number is
2018 T898 & PAS ESS-1B6116.
17th/18thC gold posy ring with inscription
‘God alone made us tivo one’ ( God made us to two be one ?)
A Complete Gold Finger Ring (posy) of Post-Medieval date (AD 1650-1800). The band is ‘D’ shaped in cross section with a
plain outer face and inscribed inner band. The inner inscription reads: “God : alone : made : us : two : One” this ring has
the florid lettering in use in the late 17th and early 18th century. Makers mark CR in double circle after inscription; the
mark does not appear to be recorded in the standard reference works, and so it is not possible to confirm that the ring
There are some great sites detailing the values on these beauty gold rings, check put these sites
Alaskan Steve has done a great write up on his trip here in Oct in a local magazine.