Metal Detector Treasure Finds, Pictures and Stories

There are treasure hunters all over the world uncovering incredible finds with a metal detector. Whether you’re new to the hobby, or a seasoned pro, sharing the story behind each discovery is part of the fun and excitement. Check out these treasure finds and stories; some of which are from our very own customers!
What Will You Find?

The Galloping Horse

One day like any other day, I went wandering around with my CTX 3030 on a spot (very much hunted area) which already have given me quite a lot of money and objects of all ages. This location is heavily polluted because of the sludge coming from the river.

After several hours of hunting, my find pouch was filling up although this location was really hunted out by other detectorist. Suddenly, I heard a nice sound. I knew it was bronze, 10cm to 20cm deep, and it appeared wonderful, ready to pounce in my hand after waiting for me more than 2000 years.

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  • Your first and last name.
  • The title of your story.
  • The story of how it happened.
  • What metal detector was used?
  • Up to 4 images of the find. Must be ".jpg" or ".jpeg" files.