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Saturday, 7 August 2010

Ring classified as treasure

A GOLD ring found by a Mr Fenton, on Stanford Dingley farmland in West Berkshire field in February last year was officially declared to be treasure on the 4th August 2010.
Experts at the British Museum said that the ring, dating back to the Roman era, was up to 93 per cent pure gold.

Image courtesy of the Portable Antiquities Scheme

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