This month's contents include:
News and Views – Alongside the many fascinating finds featured this month (including several gold coins, rings and a stunning Anglo-Saxon sword pommel), is the gruesome find of a thimble with the fingertip still inside.
Our First Dig – Godfrey Pratt documents some of the trials and tribulations of organising a dig in Norfolk.
Roman Silver Hoard – A stroke of luck leads Ray Stobbs to a new permission with amazing results.
PAS Corner – This month, John Naylor uses finds recorded on the PAS database to focus on early-medieval finds from Wales, as well as pilgrims’ ampullae and badges.
Reader Finds – A round-up of some of our readers’ recent finds.
My Medieval Compass and Other Examples – Dave Crisp investigatesthese rare artefact finds, only six of which have been recorded with PAS.
Pastures New – Max Peberdy unearths a fabulous selection of finds in Oxfordshire with his new Minelab Equinox 800.
A Wartime Mystery – Norbert Antkowiak embarks on some painstaking research in an effort to identify and return six WW2 US Army dog tags.
Not Another Button! – The first article of a new series by Gordon Bailey,looking at the history of buttons through the centuries, illustrated with some of the many beautiful examples in Gordon’s collection.
Identifying Medieval Coins – In the latest installment of this fascinating series, Carl Savage explains how to identify the later coinage of Edward I and the coinage of Edward II.
Days Out with the XP ORX – Deus user Paul Bancroft tests out an XP ORX on his Roman site.
Celtic Coin Values – Details and sale prices of beautiful Celtic coins soldrecently by Chris Rudd Auctions.
The Rodney Cook Rally 2021 – Julian Evan-Hart reports back from this year’s event and photographs a selection of some of the great finds made.
Auction Round-Up – A selection of lots sold at TimeLine Auctions’ recent sale.