Gold Angel

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Gold Angel

Post by pureg60 » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:20 pm

Hi just went back too my dads last weekend he got me into detecting which I do now in germany where I live. I wanted him to try my garret 400i as his detector is quite old first day out found few roman bronze second day gold angel.

thanks chris
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by sweepstick47 » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:23 pm

Very well done, that's a cracking coin find ::g Regards ss47
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Allectus » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:25 pm

Do you know it's Richard III?...very scarce indeed! ::g

Well done? ::g


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Re: Gold Angel

Post by stargazer » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:26 pm

Dear me today !

Stunning find. B-)

And our Tony has just made your find much more rare ! ::g
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Oxgirl36 » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:29 pm

Lovely coin. Is your dad in the UK, not Germany? Sorry I’m easily confused.

Must be on everyone’s wish list, certainly is in mine ::g Be great to get more detail of the find itself. Somehow I think it’ll increase the chance if me finding one. It won’t, but I like to dream =))

Congratulations =))
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by pureg60 » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:32 pm

My dad just rang me its a Richard 3rd half angel guy from museums there too look at it but they cant find any with the same mint mark.

yes my dads in buckinghamshire

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Lowland » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:36 pm

Holy cow!
Seems appropriate,that is stunning and awfy rare.
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Tomo » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:37 pm

Oo er that's a bit nice. Congrats to your dad ::g
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by J_digger » Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:50 pm

What a great find. The 'Boars head' initial mark is as rare as hens teeth!

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Doyoudigitman » Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:03 pm

Fantastic find well done ::g

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Bargeman » Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:33 pm

Wow! doesn't seem quite enough, but Wow! is all I got ::g B-)



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Re: Gold Angel

Post by littleboot » Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:36 pm

Brilliant find. Beautiful coin. Many congratulations. ::g ::g
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Blackadder43 » Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:39 pm

Lovely lovely coin, well found
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by ajb6864 » Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:41 pm

A truly amazing find and a lovely story!

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by cantona1 » Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:57 pm

Phew that's a cracker ::g

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by fred » Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:01 pm

Superb find. ::g
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by TheMellowedMole » Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:22 pm

Real nice well done ::g

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by dig-dog » Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:28 pm

Spectacular find. Your dad will want a 400i now!
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by BAMBAM » Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:09 pm

Give your dad a fiver for it. Dream find. Very jealous. Well done.
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by meadowman » Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:15 pm

Yowza! Can only dream! Well found ::g

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Ladybird66 » Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:35 am

The coin we all dream about but know well never find. I s’pose it’ll have to be recorded but even if it’s claimed as Treasure Dad should get a nice little nest egg for his retirement :D

Wonder what detector he’ll be buying :)

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Easylife » Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:40 am

Wow, a stunning find - just how jammy was that? ::g :D
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by f8met » Wed Sep 11, 2019 9:59 am

One sold at auction 2 years ago for a tidy sum.

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by shaggybfc » Wed Sep 11, 2019 10:00 am

Nothing like the sight of that colour.... we’ll saved ::g
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Just seen the value of these..... WOW I bet your father and the landowner are a little happy 😃
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by budwieser » Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:40 pm

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by ICENI » Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:48 pm

Awesome find , well done your dad ::g
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by ashjacko » Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:52 pm

That is a beautiful coin!

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Re: Gold Angel

Post by Dave The Slave » Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:37 pm

Superb coin !!
Great informative link from budwieser.
Particularly pleased found by a 400i.
Congrats to your Dad. ::g
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by peteh » Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:57 pm

Incredible coin!!! well done it looks amazing :D
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Re: Gold Angel

Post by SuperRed » Wed Sep 11, 2019 5:47 pm

That is without doubt one of the nicest finds I've seen. Congrats. ::g
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