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    Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    Cru'dad holds the record for the best looking short-cross (one of my fav series of coins).

    I will always remember the day he showed me it whilst detecting 2 lengths behind on my right side, I'm slightly quickier & take the leading edge whilst gridding, so as to double back & complete Dads run. (Well oiled team, covering land at a good pace.)

    Although its GPSed, I need no help in going back to the same spot in the middle of a large field, I have many mental maps of our better finds Dad just does the job of putting it onto paper.


    'Bad' King John
    1206
    Penny

    HENRICVS REX
    Type 5b3, S1350c

    Voided Short-Cross
    JOHAN ON ECCE
    Moneyer Johan of Exeter

    Tried my new scanner
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    TOO BUSY TO DETECT, YOU'RE TOO BUSY!!!

    'No good comes from thinking about how much time we waste detecting, as wasted time is good soul time' - me 25/06/08
    How do you find Gold coins? Reply: 'By finding lots of Silver ones..'
    A real man thinks about detecting every 6 seconds.
    'They look over their shoulder, I look to the ground.' 30/09/12
    We can not understand ourselves unless we understand our HISTORY.
    PMA:Positive MetalDetecting Attitude.
    ONE LIFE - DETECT IT

  2. #2
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    CANE FIELD BANDITS and IRON BRIGADE MEMBER

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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    All I can say is "Wow!" That is some eye-popping detail. Quite an incredible find in terms of condition. Thanks for posting, Cru!


    -Buckles
    2016 CaneField Bandits Totals:
    1782 Half Real
    1800 Half Real
    1834 Capped Bust Half Dime
    1839-O, 1853, 1853-O, and 1858-O Half Dimes
    1892 and 1907 Barber Quarters
    British Navy Cuff Button
    West Point Military Academy Cadet Cuff Button
    Eagle "A" Coat Button
    Enfield trigger guard
    Breechblock from Double Barrel Shotgun
    Musket Lock Plate, side plate, and trigger guard
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    Any relics, coins, or other items appearing in my signatures were found on PRIVATE PROPERTY with total consent and permission from the owners of said property.

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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    Quote Originally Posted by BuckleBoy
    All I can say is "Wow!" That is some eye-popping detail. Quite an incredible find in terms of condition. Thanks for posting, Cru!


    -Buckles
    thanks, I wish they were all like this
    TOO BUSY TO DETECT, YOU'RE TOO BUSY!!!

    'No good comes from thinking about how much time we waste detecting, as wasted time is good soul time' - me 25/06/08
    How do you find Gold coins? Reply: 'By finding lots of Silver ones..'
    A real man thinks about detecting every 6 seconds.
    'They look over their shoulder, I look to the ground.' 30/09/12
    We can not understand ourselves unless we understand our HISTORY.
    PMA:Positive MetalDetecting Attitude.
    ONE LIFE - DETECT IT

  4. #4

    Feb 2009
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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    Thanks for the great detailed shot of the Short-Cross Penny.

  5. #5
    us
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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    Holey Moley.. that is AWESOMEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE
    Live your life in such a way, that when your feet hit the floor  in the morning, satan shudders and says, OH CHIT, SHE'S AWAKE.

  6. #6
    gb
    May 2008
    uk
    tesoro eldorado, tesoro lobo,goldmaxx xp
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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    Lovely coin mate
    Who needs Cartwheel Pennies anyway?

  7. #7

    May 2005
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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    That thing is awesome.

  8. #8
    us
    Oct 2009
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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    I like the father / son effort involved in your hunts . The end result is great success ! Fabulous coin ,Crusaders are the Top Treasure Seekers
    Where Ever You Go , There You Are
    I ignore threads with ALL CAPS titles .... if you crave attention: , get a puppy.
    Yogi Berra

    !

    daWG

  9. #9
    us
    Jun 2009
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    Re: Our Best Short-Cross Hammered...

    For its age they don't come out of the ground any better then that Dd60
    If Mother Earth give,s us precious metals like gold silver copper and iron why leave them in the ground to disappear forever , dig them out and save History !!

    4-12-2011 Retired from the Rat Race by Choice

 

 

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