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Record ID: SUR-F1B71A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An Iron Age gold quarter stater of the Durotriges 'Duro Boat' type, ABC 2205.
Created on: Saturday 13th August 2016
Last updated: Friday 9th September 2016
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Record ID: BUC-D98192
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete gold Post Medieval ring dating to the 17th Century. The ring has a narrow hoop measuring 1.22mm in width, which flares out and widens at the bezel to 4.1mm in width. It decorated on the shoulders of the ring with punched arrows. These are small on the hoop, and become larger on the shoulder. There are five each side, and are worn. The bezel itself has no decoration. The ring measures 19.4mm in diameter, and is 0.9mm thick. It weighs 0.81g. The decoration is similar to record LON-E57F19 on the database.
Created on: Friday 12th August 2016
Last updated: Friday 13th April 2018
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Record ID: KENT-C586E1
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Medieval gold ryal (rose noble) of Edward IV first reign (1465-1470) probably minted at Covetry, initial mark sun, c. AD 1465-1470. North 1551.
Created on: Thursday 11th August 2016
Last updated: Thursday 11th August 2016
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Record ID: BERK-C479A1
Object type: COIN HOARD
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
TREASURE CASE 2016 T638. A small coin hoard, or purse-drop, consisting of three gold coins of James I, all found together. The coins have been identified by Barrie J Cook of the Department of Coins and Medals at the British Museum. His report follows: I have examined a group of three coins reported found in West Berkshire. All three are good gold (over 90% fine metal), and are official issues of King James VI and I. Their details are as follows: James VI and I Eighth Scottish Coinage (1601-4) 1. Gold sword and sceptre piece 1601 5.02g Second English Coinage (1604-19) 2. Gold unite…
Created on: Thursday 11th August 2016
Last updated: Friday 13th April 2018
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Record ID: LIN-B3B453
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A gold mount or setting, comprising an oval-shaped gold sheet with a slightly concave form. The front of the mount is decorated with an incised cruciform motif inlaid with niello. The cross consists of vertical and horizontal arms, roughly equal in length. In the centre, encircling the crossing-point of the arms, is a circle from which extend four additional lines forming a saltire motif between the main arms of the cross. Near the end of each main cross-arm is a crescent line that enhances the inner saltire motif. The back of the mount is plain with some heavy scratches and patche…
Created on: Wednesday 10th August 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 22nd February 2017
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Record ID: WMID-9D5E8C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Iron Age gold stater, North Eastern, Uninscribed 'Kite' type attributed to the Corieltavi, dating from c. BC 20 - AD 10. Hobbs (1996) page 174, and Plate 103, No 3181. Diameter: 18.6 mm Thickness: 3.3 mm Weight: 4.7 g Hobbs (1996) dates these coins from the mid to late First Century BC. Ref: Hobbs, R. (1996) British Iron Age Coins in the British Museum, British Museum Press, London.
Created on: Tuesday 9th August 2016
Last updated: Thursday 11th August 2016
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Record ID: SUR-9A8577
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Surrey
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A gold posy ring of probable 17th century, now slightly distorted. The exterior of the band is plain and rounded. The interior bears the inscription LOVE AND FEARE GOD. The letters VE and ND are ligated.
Created on: Tuesday 9th August 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 26th October 2016
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Record ID: SWYOR-36B4AA
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Nottinghamshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold finger ring identified by Peter Spencer as a serjeant-at-law's ring dating from AD 1654. The ring has a wide flat hoop with strengthening ridges round the top and bottom and is inscribed on the outer face: "LEGE VIGENTE PROTEGIMVR". This inscription relates to the law, and perhaps means "protected by the law" or "defended by the law". The lettering is in Roman capitals, and many of the uprights have double lines. Inside the hoop is a stamped mark in the form of an ornate "F" in a shield shaped cartouche, with biconcave sides and a rounded base. The ring is 17.7mm external diame…
Created on: Thursday 4th August 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 30th January 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'South Muskham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-24A544
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A complete but misshapen and fractured post-Medieval gold 'fede' posy finger-ring (c. 1620-c. 1720). Treasure case no. 2016 T615. The bezel is in the form of hands clasping a heart and two projections at each end of the bezel may represent a cuff. The outer face off the hoop is plain and the inside has an italic inscription in lower case: 'Twas mine now tis yours' The outer face of the finger-ring is very worn. 21.2mm (length); 13.0mm (width); 2.1mm (thickness). Weight: 1.22g.
Created on: Wednesday 3rd August 2016
Last updated: Friday 25th August 2017
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Record ID: GLO-1CE2D0
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Gold finger ring with a D-shape cross-section hoop. The flat inside is engraved with the inscription 'When this you see rember me' followed by the letter M which looks like an arch with a small internal projection at its apex, this would most likley be the makers mark. The outside curved edge is undecorated. Discussion: This artefact was found while gardening in the late 80s and would therefore fall under the Treasure Trove as a result we cannot prove that this item was buried with the intension of recovery and most therefor be considered casual loss so would not be covered by t…
Created on: Wednesday 3rd August 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 3rd August 2016
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Record ID: LANCUM-1CA6A2
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete gold and garnet oval shaped finger ring of late medieval date, c. 1300-1500. The hoop flattens and widens towards the shoulders with a central ridge with a central ridge running along the length. The hoop is stretched and broken conducive with being caught and dragged by a plough which is the likely cause. The shoulders are decorated with filigree in the form of one large raised pellet in a raised surrounding band with smaller raised pellets surrounding indicating a 15th century date for the construction. The bezel is simple and plain, oval shaped in plan with pie dished pr…
Created on: Wednesday 3rd August 2016
Last updated: Monday 10th April 2017
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Record ID: BUC-1A1EFF
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman aureus of Claudius (AD 41-54), Mint of Rome dating to AD 41-2 (Reece period 2). The reverse depicts DE GERMANIS on architrave of triumphal arch surmounted by equestrian statue left between two trophies. RIC I, p. 122, no. 3. It is from dies recorded in a comprehensive corpus of the coins of Claudius: H-M. von Kaenel, Münzprägung und Münzbildnis des Claudius (Berlin, 1986), Plate 2, no. 73.
Created on: Wednesday 3rd August 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 9th August 2016
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Record ID: HESH-B5D584
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Inscribed gold stater of Dobunii / Dobunnic tribe - Western type - EISV type / tribal leader struck c. AD 20 - 43 Van Arsdell 1105 Hobbs: 3039-3042 - specifically 3039 Rudd et al: ABC: 2078
Created on: Friday 29th July 2016
Last updated: Friday 29th July 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Sutton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: ESS-5ECCA2
Object type: PENANNULAR RING
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: Rutland
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold penannular 'lock ring' of Bronze Age date (c. 1150 - 800 BC). The ring is triangular in section with flat terminals. The outer two faces of the object are decorated with a series of ribs, whilst the internal face is undecorated. Dimensions: outer diameter: 14.49 mm; inner diameter: 6.35 mm; thickness: 4.45 mm; weight: 4.12g. Gold plated copper alloy rings of a similar shape and style have been processed as Treasure (cf. 2009 T513). As this example is not damaged, exposing an inner core, it is difficult to say whether it is pure gold or gold plated. However, based on the weight…
Created on: Monday 25th July 2016
Last updated: Thursday 10th May 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Whissendine', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: ESS-5EC918
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold annular brooch. The object is circular in shape, triangular in section and terminates in two clasped hands. There are two quatrefoils or flower motifs, cast in relief onto the outer surface which is formed of two facets from the triangular section of the object. One motif is opposite the clasped hands, whilst the other is opposite a constriction in the frame, onto which the pin is attached. The pin is cast gold and has a circular loop, followed by a collar separating it from the rest of the pin, which tapers to a point. This design separates the brooch into quarters. Each quart…
Created on: Monday 25th July 2016
Last updated: Thursday 7th September 2017
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Record ID: SOM-5D3915
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Treasure case: 2016 T602: Disclaimed, returned to finder. Description: A gold medieval iconographic finger-ring with rectangular bezel carrying a design of St James the Great (of Compostella) engraved in shallow relief. St James is unrecessed on a recessed background. He wears a robe with a collar, is bearded and halo'd and holds a scallop shell in his draped left hand. His right hand is held up to indicate the shell. There is a thin unrecessed border around the sides and top of the bezel. The bezel is concave with the two short ends, attached to the loop) higher than the middle. T…
Created on: Monday 25th July 2016
Last updated: Monday 3rd April 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Bruton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: YORYM-5D1E29
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: MODERN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A gold finger ring of modern date, c.AD 1800 - 1900. The hoop of the ring is circular with a D-shaped section. The hoop widens to the shoulders which are moulded in an acanthus style design. The bezel is in the form of a raised hollow helmeted head. The finger ring is 18.5mm in diameter, 4.5mm wide, 1.5mm thick and weighs 1.9g. The bezel is 5.2mm tall.
Created on: Monday 25th July 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 3rd January 2017
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Record ID: IOW-46B238
Object type: INGOT
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Published Find published
TAKEN TO THE BM 30/11/2016. An ingot adapted from a gold Roman coin. Treasure case no. 2016 T859. This ingot is roughly pentagonal in plan. Two edges are in the form of breaks and three of the edges have been chopped. The reverse has a linear groove, probably a chop mark. The coin is a fragment of a Roman gold solidus. Pseudo-Imperial issue of Gaul, probably issued by the Visigoths c. AD 439-470 (Reece 23). Obverse: [ ]; Part of pearl-diademed bust right Reverse: Probably [VICTO]R[IA AVGGG]; Emperor standing facing, holding long cross [and Victory on globe; he places right…
Created on: Sunday 24th July 2016
Last updated: Friday 25th August 2017
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Record ID: HAMP-F88394
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: MODERN
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An early-modern gold finger-ring, D-shaped in cross-section and measuring 23.3mm in diameter (internal 19.3mm). It measures 4.2x1.7mm in cross-section and weighs 6.28g. The hoop is undecorated to the outside surface but bears the inscription Let our accord, bee blest o lord to the inside surface, followed by the maker's mark GS within a rectangular area. The maker 'GS' can be seen on other similar rings on the British Museum online collections database (http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/collection_online/search.aspx?searchText=posy+ring+gs), and interestingly these all have re…
Created on: Wednesday 20th July 2016
Last updated: Friday 9th February 2018
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Record ID: KENT-8C3793
Object type: TORC
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A short length of square-cross-section wire. The wire is relatively straight, but has been twisted by around 180 degrees. Both ends seem to have been cut using a chisel or similar implement. The edges show striations and some signs of hammering. Measurements: Length: 22.7mm; Width of square cross-section: 2.5-3.0mm; Weight: 2.6g Metal content: Non-destructive X-ray fluorescence analysis of a square-sectioned twisted wire fragment from, Kent, carried out by the British Museum's Scientific Research Section indicated a surface composition of approximately 87-88% gold, 11-12% silve…
Created on: Friday 15th July 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 7th June 2017
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