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Metal Detectorist Finds Rare 6th Century Coin Pendant

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Thats a terrific find for sure,i still reckon that we have only just scratched the surface on what is still in the the ground here in the UK but its just a little deeper than what a normal VLF/coil outfit can reach,possibly some larger hoards than say the Hoxne hoard,Staffordshire one etc are still waiting to be found.

The biggest problem i feel is the race between deeper ploughing damaging items and detectorists recovering them before they get damaged like the Ringlemere Gold Cup

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