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    Mar 2012
    DeWitt, Iowa
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    Coin Roll Hunting, Bottle hunting, and Metal Detecting

    Newb Question -- What is an AG Coin?

    Im not meaning Almost, good, but I keep hearing about coin roll hunters using the AG term? What does it mean?
    2013 Finds- 12/3

    Bottle Digging
    Blob tops: 0
    Hutches: 2
    Medicines: 23
    Local Bottles: 24
    Tokens: 2, (1) Local
    1948 S Roosie Dime
    8 Spoons
    Music box part
    Axe Head
    19th Century cutting scissors
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    Metal Detecting:
    Foreign: 1
    Wheats: 28
    Silver Dimes: 1
    Token: 1
    Clad: $47.53

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    Apr 2012
    Desert
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    "Ag" is the chemical symbol for silver on the periodic table of elements. :-)
    Last edited by Ammonhotep; May 14, 2012 at 11:34 AM. Reason: Compulsive editor.
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    N. San Diego area (Pic of my two best 'finds')
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    As you mentioned, AG (no lower case) is used to designate the condition of a coin (About Good).
    It has a rating of 3 on a 1-70 scale of qualtiy (grade).
    Don....

 

 

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