Project ID602
DescriptionConserving and recording of coins from Roman hoard
TypeU3A-led research (SLP)
U3AMalmesbury & District
Organization/partnerAthelstan Museum, Malmesbury
Year started2016
Source of referenceNone known
OutputNone known
NotesA hoard of approximately 1200 Roman coins was discovered near Malmesbury. These were purchased by the Athelstran Museum in Malmesbury who approached Malmesbury & District U3A Local History group to ask if any members were interested in assisting with the conservation and recording of the coins. This project started in the autumn of 2016.