Taynton Metal Detecting Club

Latest finds


This section shows the latest finds of note from club digs and own site finds.



Crusader coin - Knights Templar France Phillip IV Le Bel (1268-1314) struck 1285-1290


Victoria - Gothic Florin  1853

6th-7th century Irish mount - Made in Ireland for the Saxon English market.

Described as a rare and unparalleled find by Saxon expert


9th century BC Iron Age,11 carat twisted gold ring


Silver annular brooch with a Dagger designed pin of medieval date
George IV guinea


Medieval Silver Seal Matrix
UKDFD record
Seal of William de Stintescombe (Stinchcombe a village in Gloucestershire - found some 25 miles away)
Cnut half penny - 1025/6
Mint - Lincoln
Moneyer - Sweartbrand
Found by club founder Don Sherratt on one of his own sites.

Found by our site finder Pete at a site very local to him, so a well deserved bonus for all his hard work!!
Gold Signet ring c 16th - 17th century (Treasure)    
Roman Terret ring Silver Thimble Bronze Age gold bead
  Treasure - disclaimed Treasure
Gold Fede ring Silver Vervel George 111 half guinea
Treasure - disclaimed
Treasure - disclaimed
Roman Knife handle   Roman Lion mount
Glos Light Infantry silver brooch Gold Keeper ring  
Chaxhill Gloucester