May 07, 2012, 10:03 PM
May 07, 2012 10:03 PM
May 07, 2012, 10:21 PM
What a day!!! I bet there's at least one more!
May 07, 2012, 10:23 PM
Man, all I can say is Wow! Not one GW in fantastic condition, but two in fantastic condition! It really doesn't get much better than that!
May 07, 2012, 10:35 PM
My Find of a Lifetime!
So who gets the banner You or Artie. I say give it to Diane for bringing you guys the luck!!!
Originally Posted by bookfisher
May 07, 2012, 10:49 PM
May 07, 2012, 11:10 PM
amazing!they are both gorgeous! too bad on that shoe buckle.that was one sweet buckle when complete
2014 large coppers 18 1/2
2013 large coppers 57 1/4 * silvers-9* IH's-36 -1 gold ring 6 GW's
2012 large coppers 92 * SILVERS 33 * IH'S 28 1 GW button
2011 large coppers 80 3/4*SILVERS 49* IH'S 73 2 GW's
2010 large coppers 34 1 GW button
4-WHITE'S MACHINES- XLT, SILVER EAGLE, EAGLE SPECTRUM & BEACH HUNTER ID-300.GARRETT PRO POINTER
May 08, 2012, 03:38 AM
Killer finds! Banner cuff buttons for sure!
May 08, 2012, 06:01 AM
you'd be hard pressed to top a day like that,
but another day at that site and you might!
May 08, 2012, 06:19 AM
WOW! Amazing day. Hard to beat. Let's see those buttons on Thursday, please!!!
May 08, 2012, 06:20 AM
Wow!! How can you top that.
May 08, 2012, 06:24 AM
That was an amazing hunt indeed
May 08, 2012, 06:52 AM
Super finds!!! Artie too! Is this the same site where one of our friend's from SJMDC found the same style button years ago? I may have the email from the Stack's cataloger on what he said about that one, which I believe was the same design.....
"The mantra has always been don't clean a (copper) coin or it will lose value.
For undug coins this is true. For dug coins this is untrue.
The value will increase with judicious cleaning."
May 08, 2012, 06:57 AM
Originally Posted by Don in SJ
Hey guys thanks a lot still cant believe it! Don very far from where Henry got his. I would like to see the auction info as well as current rarity and value. Thanks again
May 08, 2012, 07:33 AM
I`v been detecting for 45 years owned my own detector shop G.A.P. Metal Detectors here in N.Y.
See my old adds in Western & Eastern Treasures and Lost Treasure Magazines through the 90s
I hunt the Sullivan Trail here in N.Y.
Its the Golden Rule who ever has the Gold Rules
NEL Tornado Coil 12" X 13"
NEL Hunter Coil 12 1/2" X 8 1/2"
NEL Sharpshooter Coil 9 1/2" X 5 1/2"
May 08, 2012, 07:35 AM
I had No idea GW's came in cuff size! Tremendous banner find!!! Hogge
1783 CFT. KG III 1/2 Penny (25-83A)-1 of 3 known *Sold $3,750, Vermont Landscape Coppers Ryder 6 *Sold $760, Ryder7 (Avatar)** Sold $1,275*,1st Batt Royal Artillery Cartridge Box Sling Belt Tip* SOLD $1,583*,(3)- GW Inaugural Buttons-2-Cobb# 17-J.* Sold both--$405 and $400. *GW Button Cobb 17-I-*Sold $316- New Jersey Copper M14-J Sold $125- Continental Army Button *Sold $800.....To be continued
May 08, 2012, 07:36 AM
Jim, I have the business card of an NJ button dealer. I will bring the info for you on Thursday.
May 08, 2012, 08:12 AM
May 08, 2012, 08:24 AM
I cannot believe what nice shape those buttons are in for their age. That must be pretty neutral soil, eh?
It's great to see you guys with your MD setups. Lots of inspiration for a dilettante like me!
Thank you so much for posting, Jim.
May 08, 2012, 08:43 AM
Vnf's! Looks like an amazing day.
May 08, 2012, 08:55 AM
Congratulations Jim, great finds! You and Arty should be doing the Happy Dance, and if you can't Diane should do it for you!!! LOL. Great hunt.
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