The purse contained a hoard of silver Civil War coins currently going through the Treasure process. If the leather dries out, it will distort. Treatment is delayed while questions of ownership and ultimate destination for the hoard are resolved but we have pressed for a speedy decision!
This is just one of a group of bronze cauldrons, some with iron rims and handles, found at Chiseldon.
The results of the investigation will be published and the head may go on display. You can find out more about the head of Augustus on the British Museum website.
Further details on the handaxe can be found in collections online.
An extensive blog has been posted by the Portable Antiquities Scheme on the discovery of the Frome Hoard and it will form part of a video conferencing workshop for children.
You can read more about the Naukratis research projecton the British Museum research pages.
You can learn more about this object on Collections online.
For more details on the Lilleberge assemblage, visit these pages.
You can find more information on the buckle on the BM site.