May 2015 - Finds of The Month

 

 

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ANCIENT ARTEFACTS
1. Medieval Beehive Thimble - Andrew Rolfe

COINS PRE 1685
1. Henry II (1180-1189) Short Cross Penny - Steve Richards

COINS 1685 ONWARDS
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Queen Victoria (1837-1901) Halfcrown - Steve Richards

MODERN FINDS
1. Victorian Silver Brooch (Hallmarked 1882) - Tom Williams

FINDS OUTSIDE PEMBROKESHIRE
1. King John (1199-1216) Short Cross Penny - Kevin Higgs

CLUB SEARCH
1. Roman Bronze Sestertius of Marcus Aurelius - Chris Holmes

NON-METALIC FINDS
1. No Entries

 

 

 



Some Close Ups

Images not actual size

 

 

 

Ancient Artefacts Category

Beehive Type Medieval Thimble

A good example of a medieval brass beehive thimble
This thimble dates between 1350 and 1450

Finder - Andrew Rolfe

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Coins pre-1685 Category

Henry II (1180 - 1189) Shortcross Penny

Class 1a silver penny of Henry II
(Moneyer and Mint yet to be identified)

Finder - Steve Richards

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Coins Post 1685 Category

Queen Victoria (1837-1901) Silver Halfcrown

Young Head Halfcrown Dated 1842

Finder - Steve Richards

 

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Modern Finds Category

Victorian Silver Brooch (Hallmark 1882)

Finder - Tom Williams


 

 

Finds Outside of Pembrokeshire Category

King John (1199-1216) Short Cross Penny

Finder - Kevin Higgs

 

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Club Search Category

Roman Bronze Sestertius of Marcus Aurelius

Finder - Chris Holmes


 

 

 

 

 

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