Choose fontsize:
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
News
Napoleon
December 08, 2018, 09:23:06 PM
 In my back garden this year Nobby
nobby
December 07, 2018, 06:34:15 PM
 When's the Santa hats rally ? Lol
Val Beechey
December 02, 2018, 06:10:21 PM
 Hi Mike. Whatís new ?
Neil
November 27, 2018, 09:24:56 AM
 Nothing planned at the moment I am afraid.
mrstonytrees
November 27, 2018, 06:56:41 AM
 Is there a Santa hats rally this year?
celticspikey
November 26, 2018, 10:02:16 PM
 Pm Val
wittsy1
November 20, 2018, 05:07:32 PM
 Replied as well

View All

 

Currently there is 1 User in the Chatroom!





Click here if you
need van signs


Or here if you
need magnetic signs


Or here if you
need a
Corporate Video Production Company in Milton Keynes

See our
privacy policy here


Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: La'Tenne Brooch  (Read 458 times)
celticspikey
Superhero Member
******
Offline Offline

Posts: 3429


« on: November 11, 2018, 11:37:03 AM »

Hi guys here's a few more interesting items from a few more searches in the fields. The brooch is 4th cent BC-3rd BC survived quite well considering. The Groat is as found and in ID. Another selection of musket/pistol shot. A debased Denarius. Some really battered hammered. The Jetton is in fair condition and a collection of lead items..... Wink


* 001.JPG (190.47 KB, 1024x768 - viewed 51 times.)

* 005.JPG (250.18 KB, 1024x768 - viewed 397 times.)

* 002.JPG (38.59 KB, 448x336 - viewed 382 times.)

* 003.JPG (121.02 KB, 1024x768 - viewed 390 times.)

* 006.JPG (231.46 KB, 1024x768 - viewed 426 times.)

* 007.JPG (183.54 KB, 1024x768 - viewed 420 times.)
Logged
Val Beechey
Superhero Member
******
Offline Offline

Posts: 5863



« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2018, 04:30:36 PM »

Now thatís whatís called,  continuity of occupation  Grin

Well found Paul.  Your fields are very user friendly, free draining and giving, very giving  Roll Eyes
Thatís a lovely Jeton and the thimble must have been a good quality one to have survived so well.
I especially like the buttons though. I only seem to find plain ones (the cheapest) the odd one with a pattern canít wait to fall to pieces 😳

p.s. only 3 & half days to go  Roll Eyes
Logged

Ever Optimistic, it's out there somewhere - And I Found it
Mungo
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 844



« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2018, 06:50:23 PM »

lovely brooch............. Cool
Logged
celticspikey
Superhero Member
******
Offline Offline

Posts: 3429


« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2018, 08:21:28 PM »

Now thatís whatís called,  continuity of occupation  Grin

Well found Paul.  Your fields are very user friendly, free draining and giving, very giving  Roll Eyes
Thatís a lovely Jeton and the thimble must have been a good quality one to have survived so well.
I especially like the buttons though. I only seem to find plain ones (the cheapest) the odd one with a pattern canít wait to fall to pieces 😳

p.s. only 3 & half days to go  Roll Eyes
Thanks Val, I do get plain buttons not surprising as we all know why some fields have  so many lol they are a pain sometimes. Hope to get out again tomorrow or Tuesday.
I had planed to go to London for the auction but couldn't get a train booked early for several reasons and now it's £280 for return, not worth it considering my lot will only last a minute or so. I'll catch it on live video. It's not untill after dinner I reckon. The bus to London we would have to be up at 5.30 and nearly 3hrs travel not worth it.... Wink
Logged
roughneck
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Posts: 298


T2 SE


« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2018, 08:52:06 PM »

Lovely finds again Paul.  Love the brooch.  It's odd that on our Roman site we don't find brooches of any description, only coins.  Had a look at the auction site for Thursday and your coin is definitely the 'star of the show'.  Good luck.  Cheers.  Tom
Logged
wittsy1
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 533


Where am I?


« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2018, 08:26:04 AM »

Some cracking finds again. As Val says, your fields produce lovely condition items. We have several Industrial Plants in our area, including oil refineries which have been here since the sixties. I often wonder does this contribute to the poor condition of finds, especially Bronze. I have several Roman Brooches but all are in badly corroded condition.

Keep finding and showing yours Mr Celticspikey, at least I can see what mine would have looked like once  Grin
Logged
probono
Superhero Member
******
Offline Offline

Posts: 2300


Nihi nisi sub sole


« Reply #6 on: November 12, 2018, 05:15:34 PM »

The little coin bottom right of the 'battered hammered' seems to be a clipped siliqua.
Logged
celticspikey
Superhero Member
******
Offline Offline

Posts: 3429


« Reply #7 on: November 12, 2018, 08:41:44 PM »

The little coin bottom right of the 'battered hammered' seems to be a clipped siliqua.
Hi Roland, well spoted it is indeed I forgot mention it....really clipped and quite a thick coin aswell.
Logged

Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  


Home
SimplePortal 2.3.3 © 2008-2010, SimplePortal