Category: Antiquity/Coins

My first gold found with a metal detector

My first gold found with a metal detector

- 28/07/2020

Searching with a metal detector is an activity cooler than a lottery. Every time you take a metal detector in your hands, you hope to ... Read More

What can be found with a metal detector in place of an old house?

What can be found with a metal detector in place of an old house?

- 30/05/2020

Ukrainian village Ukrainian village is a picturesque and beautiful place. Here man lives in harmony with nature, in peace and tranquility. Centuries-old traditions and diligence ... Read More

I found medieval items using a metal detector (12 photos)

I found medieval items using a metal detector (12 photos)

- 23/05/2020

All finds were made by treasure hunters using metal detectors of different brands in Ukraine My friend recently rode through the spring forest in his ... Read More

How I spend my time in quarantine

How I spend my time in quarantine

- 29/04/2020

Quarantine It is unfortunate that our world is now facing such a danger as coronavirus. It is truly a dangerous disease, and until a cure ... Read More

Dinarus Marcus Aurelius

Dinarus Marcus Aurelius

- 15/03/2020

For many years I have dreamed of finding a coin of ancient Rome. For the sake of this, I studied many ancient settlements, but luck ... Read More

My January finds

My January finds

- 11/02/2020

During excavations, there are often many interesting trinkets. Modern coins, coins of the last century, buttons, and other interesting, but priceless little things accompany any ... Read More

Excavation season opening 2020

Excavation season opening 2020

- 18/01/2020

The holidays have now past. We are at the height of winter, yet there is still no snow. With the outdoor temperature of +3 degrees ... Read More

There was once a village here. How many coins are under your feet?

There was once a village here. How many coins are under your feet?

- 13/12/2019

When you do this sort of searching, a lot of questions start going through your mind: What sort of stuff do people leave behind? Where ... Read More

350 year old peasant basement

350 year old peasant basement

- 09/12/2019

Hello everyone! Do you ever wonder if archaeologists like me have to dig deep holes in order to find something? Wonder no more! The answer ... Read More

How to find 5,000,000 Reichsmarks in one day?

How to find 5,000,000 Reichsmarks in one day?

- 06/12/2019

A friend and I passed an old house that had been reduced to rubble in an explosion on the Eastern Front 74 years ago and ... Read More

First silver coin found in 2019

First silver coin found in 2019

- 06/12/2019

The start of the 2019 season was unexpectedly enjoyable for me. I found more than 15 coins from different ears,  from the Russian Empire to ... Read More

Why is there a patterned edge on the coin?

Why is there a patterned edge on the coin?

- 05/12/2019

In ancient times, the value of coins was equal to the amount of metal that they contained. Coins were made of precious metals gold, silver, ... Read More

Night excavation

Night excavation

- 04/12/2019

You'd never know, but we make more finds after dark than during the day! This is a story about one of these amazing night digs: ... Read More

Three coins/15 marks. Lost silver

Three coins/15 marks. Lost silver

- 04/12/2019

You'd never know it from my posts, but I actually never really cared about collecting coins until relatively recently. It all changed when we searched ... Read More

Coins of the Golden Horde

Coins of the Golden Horde

- 03/12/2019

It's always fun when friends come to visit. It's even more fun when they are interested in metal detecting and want to go out for ... Read More