Lynn News: 4th Century Coins Declared Treasure

Charles Sproule, who uses a metal detector to hunt for treasure, has added to his collection with the discovery of five Iceni coins.

In the past, Sproule, of Midway Villa, Fincham, England, has used his metal detector to unearth 34 silver Iceni coins and a 17th century gold brooch. Now he has discovered five more coins bearing the likeness of a face on one side and a horse on the other. The new coins date to early in the 4th century.