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    us
    Jul 2010
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    First one of these that I've found

    I found this in a plowed field while metal detecting. I believe it is considered a Bennington. What would be the date range on this one?

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    Spanish Silver Totals
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    2 Reales = 6
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    Jan 2005
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    Yep, a blue bennington. It's from around the 1880s to 1920s. Good stuff!
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    "A prudent man foresees the difficulties ahead and prepares for them;
    the simpleton goes blindly on and suffers the consequences."
    - Proverbs 22:3

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    us
    Jul 2010
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    Quote Originally Posted by cheese View Post
    Yep, a blue bennington. It's from around the 1880s to 1920s. Good stuff!
    Thanks Cheese!
    Spanish Silver Totals
    Cut Pieces = 20
    Half Reals = 31
    1 Reals = 11
    2 Reales = 6
    8 Reales = 1
    2 Reale Cobs = 2
    Other Early Silver Coins
    1797 & 1803 Draped Bust Dimes
    1830 Capped Bust 5 cents
    1827 Capped Bust dime
    1661 Hammered silver King Leopold
    1697 William III 6-pence
    Rev War Buttons
    3rd Battalion PA, Hartley's Regiment, USA, (4) 18th Royal Irish, (2) Rattlesnake & Stars
    Civil War Plates
    VA Militia Cross Belt, CS Tongue, CS Wreath, VMM, US Box, Model 1851 Sword, Militia Plate w/Star

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    us
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    That is a real old beauty
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    Awesome
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