Jan 21, 2013, 04:07 PM
holy sweet finds,,,,,wonder if the paper looking stuff was money ?
Jan 21, 2013, 09:13 PM
I think bird on compaq is bird of happiness - did you look up name on it yet?
Jan 21, 2013, 09:15 PM
All there is to say is wow!
Jan 21, 2013, 09:42 PM
Jan 21, 2013, 09:59 PM
nickname: Eagle Four-Eyes
Ya know, that could be considered finding a treasure chest. Maybe it was only 2 coins, but, so what?!?
I have to take my detector out for a walk every now & then. If I don't, it starts leaving little piles of pull tabs all over the house!!
Jan 21, 2013, 11:04 PM
Man! Whydah, That's a killer bunch of finds, I love the two Walkers that cool.
And as far as relic's you found a little bit of er'thang Congrats looks like a good spot
Again Congratulation's and..................HH
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Jan 22, 2013, 05:40 AM
Very interesting finds. Looks like you had a great day.
Jan 22, 2013, 06:39 AM
da book worm--researcher
that early 1800's to mid 1800 era two piece naval belt buckle == (either british or american most likely ) would be a great find -- now got get the other half of it for a real treat.
any war of 1812 to civil war era naval troops in the area, that you know of?
Last edited by ivan salis; Jan 22, 2013 at 06:43 AM.
Jan 22, 2013, 07:57 AM
Bird of Happiness or as I used to call it the "Bird of Paradise" and actually it looks like it may be the WHYDAH BIRD...how cool would that be....
Originally Posted by CASPER-2
Jan 22, 2013, 08:06 AM
I am being told it is a 1943 Navy Sash Belt Buckle... mainly used by woman because it's so small and dainty... But that has never been proven... Went back again yesterday and tried hard to find the other half to no avail... but that don't meen that it isn't there somehwere.. I'll keep looking...
Originally Posted by ivan salis
Jan 22, 2013, 08:12 AM
What an awesome hunt! Those are all some very neat relics. The Walkers in the compact is too cool! What are the dates on the halves? Way to go & I hope that site continues to produce more great finds for you.
Jan 22, 2013, 09:47 AM
tough to read the dates but they look like 37 & 43
Originally Posted by Sooper Dave
Jan 22, 2013, 10:16 AM
Another great haul. You are on fire. Would you buy a lottery ticket for me?
Jan 22, 2013, 10:21 AM
Sure does look like the Whydah bird. It's Whydah's bird now.
Jan 22, 2013, 11:18 AM
Happy hunting next hunt!!
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