February 2013 - Winning Finds of The Month

In the above photo (left to right): Georgian Silver Shoe Buckle parts - Ken Lunn, 18ct Gold Diamond Ring - Kevin Woodruff,
George III Bank Token Dated 1812 - Trevor Davies, and Henry II Short Cross Coinage Cut Half - Steve Richards


Ancient Artefacts Category
Georgian Silver Shoe Buckle (Parts)
Found on same day - 4 yards apart from each other
Finder: Ken Lunn


Coins pre-1685 Category
Henry II (1180 - 1189) Cut Half Penny
Class 1c Type - Larger than usual cut half penny (Henry II pennies do tend
to be larger than those of the other later three monarchs) Obverse: facing
crowned bust of King Henry II holding Sceptre. Reverse: small cross with
four pellets in each quarter.
Finder: Steve Richards




Coins 1685 onwards Category
George III 1s 6d Bank Token Dated 1812
Finder: Trevor Davies

Modern Finds Category
18ct Gold, Three Studded Diamond Ring
Found on a Pembrokeshire Beach
Finder: Kevin Woodruff



Hoards Category
Bronze age votive hoard deposit Circa 950 - 750 BC
of broken implements and bronze ingots. The hoard
has been deposited with Mark Lodwick FLO and is
now being studied at the National Musuem of Wales
Congratulations to the finders!

Finders: Adrian Young and Chris Holmes

Broken Implements and Bronze Ingots

Razor Blade & Sword Blade Fragments including a Tip from a Scabbard Chape




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