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by Oxgirl
Fri Oct 22, 2021 9:56 am
Forum: Rules and Hub News
Topic: Want to win this? Only special prizes here!
Replies: 9
Views: 106

Re: Want to win this? Only special prizes here!

I’m not one of these modern men, so not sure if I’m comfortable drinking from a cup with dicks on it, even if it does arms and wings on it….. Caligula has a lot to answer for :D Still, I’m sure the wife would appreciate it :thumbsup: Drinking from it is meant to bring you luck… It would make a good...
by Oxgirl
Fri Oct 22, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: Identification
Topic: A hammy and some Romans today
Replies: 13
Views: 67

Re: A hammy and some Romans today

I think it is a buckle. This one isn't the same but gives you an idea of what family of buckles it could be part of https://www.catawiki.com/en/l/21257903-ancient-roman-legionary-bronze-belt-buckle-with-hinge-plate-8-1cm I'll look in my Roman buckle book tomorrow - well actually it's Roman military ...
by Oxgirl
Fri Oct 22, 2021 12:37 am
Forum: Rules and Hub News
Topic: Want to win this? Only special prizes here!
Replies: 9
Views: 106

Re: Want to win this? Only special prizes here!

Blackadder43 wrote:
Thu Oct 21, 2021 11:53 pm
Am i allowed to enter?
No :mrgreen: but I can send you a framed photo :|
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Early medieval
Topic: Another Saxon coin guide
Replies: 3
Views: 41

Re: Another Saxon coin guide

BuriedByTime&Dust wrote:
Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:28 pm
Have you got a guide to finding one? :D
If I did it’s rubbish cause I’ve never had a sniff :lol:
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: A hammy and some Romans today
Replies: 13
Views: 67

Re: A hammy and some Romans today

That brooch looks like it’s trying to be a buckle too! Not seen anything like that before and am interested in what ID it turns out to be :thumbsup:

Love the shortcross :Star:
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Rules and Hub News
Topic: Want to win this? Only special prizes here!
Replies: 9
Views: 106

Want to win this? Only special prizes here!

Bonjour lovely Hub friends. We never did a prize draw for our first birthday which we’ve been feeling guilty about so when I spotted the opportunity to order one of these very hard to buy Roman cups I grasped it as a present that the majority of you would appreciate. For those of you who don’t under...
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 9:18 pm
Forum: Early medieval
Topic: Another Saxon coin guide
Replies: 3
Views: 41

Another Saxon coin guide

Hope this is of use to anyone interested in early medieval coins - enjoy!
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 9:11 pm
Forum: Early medieval
Topic: Identifying Sceats
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Identifying Sceats

Never found a sceat but I’d love to. In the meantime I like researching them cause they are so intricate and beautifully designed, with lots of hidden meanings. At a basic level sceats fall into 2 main categories: Primary & Intermediate series c. 680 - 710 AD - types A-F, and the Secondary series C ...
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: Roman
Topic: General introduction to Roman coinage
Replies: 3
Views: 34

Re: General introduction to Roman coinage

Easylife wrote:
Thu Oct 21, 2021 8:23 pm
Looks like Cath is starting to take interest in Roman? :Thinking:
Don’t get excited, I still hate them :lol:
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: Roman
Topic: General introduction to Roman coinage
Replies: 3
Views: 34

General introduction to Roman coinage

If you want to know and undersrand the different types of Roman coinage then you might enjoy this guide :thumbsup:
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Tudor
Topic: Guide to identifying your voided long cross coinage
Replies: 0
Views: 16

Guide to identifying your voided long cross coinage

Voided long cross are easy to spot but if you want to know exactly what class you have, etc. then look no further than this great written and visual guide.
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Medieval (Hammered)
Topic: Great short cross coin identification guide
Replies: 0
Views: 16

Great short cross coin identification guide

This brilliant guide gives a written and very clear visual guide.

Enjoy!
by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: Two for help with
Replies: 8
Views: 62

Re: Two for help with

alloverover wrote:
Thu Oct 21, 2021 5:39 pm
I've had cochlearium that look very similar to your spoon Steve .
Good ID Alloverover :thumbsup:

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by Oxgirl
Thu Oct 21, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Finds & Stories
Topic: Well, that soon escalated !!
Replies: 11
Views: 96

Re: Well, that soon escalated !!

Wow Steve you’re back with a bang!

Brilliant finds. A stater is very, very high on my wish list so I’m drooling over yours. Really pleased for you. Now schedule the jobs for one day a week and use the other 6 to get back out there :clapping: (well you can hope ;) )
by Oxgirl
Wed Oct 20, 2021 9:13 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: Roman Brooch Fragment?
Replies: 10
Views: 99

Re: Roman Brooch Fragment?

I immediately thought cutlery handle too - 18th century? It could be more modern but it does look older than that :thumbsup: