The Jersey hoard bought to you by XP Metal Detectors Part 2/2

Gary Blackwell from XP recently had the privilege of interviewing Reg Mead and Richard Miles, the finders of the legendary Jersey Hoard.

The first part of our report covered the background and history of the discovery.

You can view it again here:

XP are proud to offer you the 2nd part of our Jersey Hoard report ; As promised it is a superb 25 minute exclusive video with lots of interesting facts.

The video starts by interviewing head conservator Neil Maher. Neil was responsible for the excavation and now the dis-assembly and preservation of the 80,000 plus Celtic coins along with hundreds of artefacts, which to date is the largest hoard of Celtic coins ever discovered in Europe.

XP were invited behind the scenes into the laboratory, too see the latest discoveries and talk about restoration methods including recording techniques and computerised 3D mapping.

The finders have been searching the hoard site since 2012 and were convinced no coins had been left in the ground. Gary was invited to visit the exact location with his XP DEUS….It soon became apparent that not everything had been found …

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