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Sunday, 1 January 2012
Lions, Ships and Angels A guide to identifying coin-weights, British and Foreign found in the UK
Just been advised of a new book on the market, which surely is invaluable to detectorists. Lions, Ships and Angels A guide to identifying coin-weights, British and Foreign found in the UK. 2nd edition is now available. • New, revised and enlarged edition with over 570 colour photographs of weights and around 50 line drawings. • HB 96 pages. A5 (pocket-sized) • Identifies all major types of british coin-weight from 1344 to 1843. • Identifies most foreign coin-weights likely to be found in British soil. • Details of the British and foreign coins for which the weights were made. • Comprehensive index. • A guide for the archaeologist, collector, curator and metal- detectorist. Price £33 including postage. To order you may ring us on 01691 648 765 or order from our website www.galata.co.uk
Posted by googy at 18:29