• Metal detecting holidays in England with the World's most successful metal detecting club.

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  • 25th Oct 2003 Finds Page

    Beautiful ornate, silver inlay metal pot pieces - Middle Eastern
    1500's Elizabeth 1st silver hammered shilling
    Medieval beehive thimble 1350AD
    1stC AD Roman fibula brooch
    Not yet ID 'd hammered silver coin
    1813 George III bull head silver sixpence
    Early 14thC lead token
    19thC Flint musket striker plate ? Huge lead medallion with Roman head on it
    Albert, Queen Victoria's husband, looks late 1800's
    Great eyeball find early glass marbles
    Lead lion face
    16thC button
    Another great eyeball find, stone bead, this could be very old
    Decorated ink well cover ?
    George V silver hallmarked commemerative medal 1911
    Huge lead sack seal with star decoration
    1696 William III silver sixpence
    London hallmarked trade weight
    17thC lead sack seal
    19thC Bayonet frog
    Late 18thC 52nd Regiment of Foot button
    18thC pewter button
    Large flower horse harness decoration 19thC
    Folded hair slide with all the stones missing, no idea of date
    Leaf design mount, no idea of date
    Shield shaped mount
    Really nice etched Pewter button with a fox design probably 18thC
    Silver toggle button 17thC
    19thC cast flower button
    Lead token or 3 hole button ?
    15thC belt clasp
    17thC Portuguese coin weight
    16thC belt decoration
    1st to 4thC Roman twisted brooch
    1st to 4th C Roman disc brooch
    Pewter Tudor rose & crown button 18thC
    Lead with Fleur de leis pattern on it ?
    15thC lead long cross tokens
    Large 19thC horse harness decoration
    Medieval Fluer de Lys
    Small shell design belt decoration
    Heest Cottage engraved book clasp looks 17thC
    Small toy anchor
    18thC Clog fastener
    15thC cross hatched lead token
    1327 Edward 1st hammered silver penny
    Early looking 'long cross' belt decoration
    Another early looking flower design belt decoration
    18thC Liverpool penny -Shield and sailing ship design copper token
    1836 William IV silver shilling
    Amazing lead token with really early looking design
    1692 William & Mary III silver milled shilling. In good condition this would have been worth up to nearly £1000, amazing find
    1723 George milled silver shilling
    Huge Roman bronze c 2nd C
    Roman bronze 1st to 4thC
    1883 Victorian milled silver halfcrown ( 30 pence)
    An earlier find now ID'd by museum as a Medieval brooch with Fluer de lise pattern
    19thC livery button