May 08, 2012, 09:47 AM
MAY 7TH - coldwater hunting
2nd day with Whydah
detecting in cold New england waters
we were going to try a different spot - but the iron was hot - so we struck same spot again
I got 3 old gold
1 silver ring
3 silver quarters
3 silver dimes
May 08, 2012, 09:48 AM
dont know what came off of it - but dont think I did it - face of first ring was discolored when found
2nd one has makers marks - no karat mark (it looks lke a horse shoe with a spike thru it) probably 10k
3rd has makers mark - no karat mark - looks like a higher grade of gold by the color
May 08, 2012, 03:20 PM
May 08, 2012, 04:17 PM
Nice two days of hunting, gotta love gold!
May 08, 2012, 05:32 PM
King of the rings
Always looking for that next ring !!
May 08, 2012, 05:36 PM
May 08, 2012, 08:35 PM
Nice bunch of Finds! Love the rings !
May 09, 2012, 01:50 AM
May 09, 2012, 02:13 AM
Wow Casper! You really raked it in! What is
that tag with the hook still attached? A dog tag?
May 09, 2012, 04:30 AM
those are old beach tags - they have a # and would have had a key attatched - I found 2 keys also
for early lockers at the beach house they had there back in the late 1800's early 1900's - which was wiped out by a hurricane
you find those and you know your in an older spot and silver coins and older gold can be near by
May 09, 2012, 07:25 AM
May 09, 2012, 09:16 AM
Great score on the old gold nice score on them silvers too, you had a great couple of hunts for sure.
May 10, 2012, 07:40 AM
Great hunt out in the water. What beach do you guys hunt. Just kiding.
May 10, 2012, 09:03 AM
May 10, 2012, 09:04 AM
More great finds!! What was on the star in circle?
1876 Seated Quarter - oldest
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