Finds pouch finds

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hadri
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Finds pouch finds

Post by hadri » Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:23 pm

Hi all.I found these items while looking through the scrap finds at the bottom of my detecting pouch.
The fist one is a piece of rectangle metal approx 21mm by16mm and weighs3.3gr,
I don't think it's too old but has BEST METAL stamped into it ,could it be a military dog tag ?.
The second is what I think is part of a silver intaglio ring ,possibly Roman .has tested as silver and is approx 15mm by 9mm partifact .
Any help on these would be great.
Many thanks hadri
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Re: Finds pouch finds

Post by Tom91 » Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:09 pm

Yes, the bottom object is part of a Roman ring. ::g

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Re: Finds pouch finds

Post by hadri » Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:31 pm

Thanks tom .it only became obvious to when i cleaned it up as thought it was a bent nail .

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Re: Finds pouch finds

Post by Ladybird66 » Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:44 pm

Aw shucks ! Now you’ll have to go back and find the rest of the ring :D

Well found ::g

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