Finds from Berkshire

Copyright Portable Antiquities Scheme. License: CC BY – 2.0
A Roman nail cleaner c. 1st – 2nd century AD found in West Berkshire. BERK-1A3B74
Copyright: The Portable Antiquities Scheme, License: CC-BY 2.0

A gold touch-piece of Queen Anne dating to 1702-1714 found in East Berkshire.  BERK-AD2BA7

How to record your finds with the Berkshire FLO

 

The new Berkshire FLO is Helena Costas.

Based at the West Berkshire Museum on Wednesdays, and the Berkshire Record Office on Thursdays. I am contactable on; 01635519397, and via email at; Helena.Costas1@westberks.gov.uk. My work days are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

Finds Surgeries

  • West Berkshire Museum – Second Wednesday of every month by appointment between the hours 12.30 – 3.30 pm
  • Wokingham Library – Last Thursday of every month between 10am – 12pm
  • Berkshire Record Office, Reading – Every Thursday by appointment between the hours 12 – 4pm.

Please contact me to arrange appointments.

Image of a trefoil harness pendant with a horse head on reverse.
Iron Age harness fitting with horse head decoration (BERK0A940D9). One of many objects recorded in Berkshire through the Portable Antiquities Scheme. Copyright: The Portable Antiquities Scheme, License: CC-BY 2.0.