Notice of Recent Finds of Coins in Scotland

George Sim
1875 Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland  
On Saturday, 15th May last, while a number of workmen were engaged in making excavations for the foundations of cottages on the estate of Freeland, in Perthshire, they came upon a jar, which on being broken to pieces brought to light a large number of ancient silver coins. The workmen divided the coins amongst them, and afterwards sold them to various parties, including the proprietor of the estate, who purchased a considerable number for L,5. The procurator-fiscal at Perth succeeded in
more » ... ng a very few of the coins, which were sent to Exchequer. The following is a list.
doi:10.9750/psas.011.547.550 fatcat:oycp54ugajculkm3grku3nzzfe