Oxfordshire Metal detectorist mistook ‘find of his life’ for rusty tent peg – Oxford Mail

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Oxfordshire Metal detectorist mistook 'find of his life' for rusty tent peg
Oxford Mail
A RARE Roman artefact, described by a metal detectorist as the 'find of his life', was initially mistaken for a tent peg. Tim Moody, from Charney Basset, near Wantage, discovered the ancient measuring instrument – similar to a pair of compasses – about

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Oxfordshire Metal detectorist mistook ‘find of his life’ for rusty tent peg – Oxford Mail

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