Medieval coin
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Medieval silver coins found by metal detectors in Dumfries and Galloway

5 February 2014 Last updated at 18:27 GMT

Two treasure hunters have uncovered what is believed to be one of the biggest collection of medieval silver coins ever found in Scotland.

Gus Paterson and Derek McLennan made the find with their metal detectors in a field near Kirkcudbright.

BBC Scotland's Willie Johnston reports.