Cross with thin layer of gold veneered on front

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Found today on club dig in Gloucestershire it was the last hole I dig today and was where the cars were parked as some members had left I decided to have one last try where they were parked and out popped this little beautiful cross again it looks old but any more info would be great :thumbsup:
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I'd guess a Victorian pendant just by the lower decoration.
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Old or not i like the patterning on it :geek:
Nice find and close to where folk park too, love it when finds come so close to the starting points :thumbsup:
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Why is it always where everyone parks where the good finds are :lol: lovely find. Worth getting checked out by the FLO - looks post medieval to me but these things can easily fool on dating. If it is pre 1700 it might be treasure as looks like it might be 10% gold so fingers crossed (see what I did there? :lol: ) it’s not!
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That looks quite old to me ,post medieval or older.Interesting find 👍
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Had a bit of a search around and it looks like it is highly likely to be from the 19th century Celtic revival. That would fit nicely with the quite Victorian style decoration :thumbsup: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celtic_cr ... ic_Revival
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Oxgirl wrote: Sun Aug 29, 2021 5:42 pm Had a bit of a search around and it looks like it is highly likely to be from the 19th century Celtic revival. That would fit nicely with the quite Victorian style decoration :thumbsup: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celtic_cr ... ic_Revival
That’s what I will go with until I show it to the flo pretty sure you are right but good to check :thumbsup:
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That's nice & different, lovely find, well done Paint.
Clint :thumbsup:
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