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  1. #31
    us
    Nov 2014
    South Carolina
    Garrett AT Pro, Garrett ACE 250
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    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Wow. Banner for sure. Incredible find and it's in amazing shPe too. Congrats!
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  2. #32
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    Been there...Dug that

    Mar 2015
    Northern Illinois
    MineLab E-Trac, MineLab Safari, MineLab Explorer XS, White's 5000 D, White's 6DB, White's 5000 D GEB Sunray X-1 for the ML's, Garrett PP for the White's and a Backhoe
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    Metal Detecting
    Wow. Just...W-O-W!!!!! 😱 No Brainer...Banner!!! 🙌
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    "There's GOLD in them thar hills! Well...at least a coupla nice Mercs."

  3. #33
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    Knowledge in machine struck coinage and colonial through 1800's Relics.

    Feb 2013
    New England, Somewhere Metal Detecting in the Woods
    Teknetics T2 SE (DST) Spare Teknetics T2 SE (backup) 15" T2 coil Pro-Pointer Bounty Hunter Pioneer 202 Fisher F2 Fisher F-Point
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    Coins and Relics
    Banner Finds (2)
    Honorable Mentions (1)
    Quote Originally Posted by smokeythecat View Post
    Banner vote in and DO NOT CLEAN IT.
    Thanks! All I did was give it a rinse in water to get the mud off. I'm scared to even hold it though, any ideas how to safely display it? I want it to proudly show it off in the center of a display, or by itself in a display frame, but am scared it would flake. Would it be best to just keep it wrapped in paper towels and in a plastic bag, as it is now?
    2014-2017 Finds
    1700s Sundial
    165? french liard
    1696 1774 1730s 17?? copper
    1723 irish ˝ penny
    1730 KG coin toy
    2x AU 1803 LC
    1722 1/2 Penny
    1779, 1781˝ Real, ? 1 Real
    NJ Copper 1786
    1805,1838 LC
    26 Coppers 17 colonial
    175 1720-1850 buttons
    40 Musket Balls
    1906 1912 1934 dog Lics
    16 1700s Buckles 1 silver
    2 1700s spigot
    3 Thimbles 1 silver
    Cleaning Finds:
    http://www.treasurenet.com/forums/ge...ns-relics.html

  4. #34
    us
    Lookit Tha Size O' Those Hog-Mollies!!!

    Jan 2009
    SW MO
    Garrett AT Pro/ Fisher M-Scope 1280-X
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    If that other one is worth $9k...I'd say yours would at the very least quadruple that!!! WOW!!!

  5. #35
    us
    Jun 2012
    NJ
    Whites
    2,075
    1273 times
    Beach and Shallow Water Hunting
    Quote Originally Posted by coinman123 View Post
    Thanks! All I did was give it a rinse in water to get the mud off. I'm scared to even hold it though, any ideas how to safely display it? I want it to proudly show it off in the center of a display, or by itself in a display frame, but am scared it would flake. Would it be best to just keep it wrapped in paper towels and in a plastic bag, as it is now?
    Never done this but I was thinking about preserving some of my finds ......my idea ( not actually tried it) was to seal it in a glass case filled with an inert gas . The reason is to keep the oxygen away. It can be a small cube type glass container and a way to fix it so as it can’t move.
    I’m sure it’s been done but I never hear of anyone speaking of it.

  6. #36
    I don't believe I've see a better button find on T-Net. Epic find! Banner vote has been cast. Good karma for the wallet you returned years ago. Congrats. I would take that button over a pouch full of coppers.
    got Mass Silver?

  7. #37
    us
    May 2011
    tujunga ca
    xlt mxt gmz whites
    958
    999 times
    banner,yours is allot better that that other one,this is why we keep digging.
    brad
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  8. #38
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    us
    Jul 2005
    Coastal Georgia
    XP Deus, XP ORX, Equinox 800, Nautilus DMCllBa, Troy X5 Shadow, Tesoro Vaquero, Tesoro Outlaw
    174
    130 times
    Banner!
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  9. #39
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    secondstar

    Mar 2017
    Massachusetts
    XP Deus, Minelab Equinox
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    988 times
    Metal Detecting
    Wow! What a find! You just got my banner vote!
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  10. #40
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    us
    Jan 2009
    South East Tennessee on Ga, Ala line
    Tesoro Conquistador freq shift Fisher F75 Garrett AT-Pro Garet carrot Neodymium magnets 5' Probe
    17,083
    8226 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Banner Finds (1)
    Holy cow and the one that sold was some time ago. I think you might be getting a new snow machine out of that trip/ Most excellent find!
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  11. #41
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    Detect smarter, not harder.

    Mar 2014
    17th century
    Minelab CTX 3030 & XP Deus
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    FOUNDING MEMBER: Basstards of Bramble
    Banner Finds (6)
    What an incredible find. One of the best colonies, or alone the best, buttons I’ve seen posted on Tnet ever!
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    "Take the detecta-drama elsewhere - I'm just here to dig!"


    Running totals:

    Hammered Silvers - 2
    Hammered Coppers - 1
    Milled Spanish Silver - 14
    Transitional US State Coppers - 9
    United States Cent/Half cent Coppers - 131
    British & Other colonial Coppers - 107
    Slick coppers - too painful to talk about
    Silver Coins - We’ll over a 1000

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    Love token etched on 1859 seated Dime
    1831 Louis Phillippe 1st - 5 Franc
    1783 Nova Constelatio, Crosby-3C &. Crosby-1B
    1749 Regal King George II Farthing
    1776 Counter King George iii





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  12. #42
    us
    Aug 2018
    SW Missouri
    Garrett All Terrain Pro
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    8244 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    That is the find of a lifetime. I think I would stop staring at it for a week!
    Banner.
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    You may forget but let me tell you this: someone in some future time will think of us-Sappho

  13. #43
    us
    Feb 2009
    Northern Colorado
    Minelab E-Trac; X-1 Probe; Brain!
    243
    159 times
    Banner Finds (1)
    I'm happy just looking at that button! That is in excellent condition for being buried so long! Voted Banner! As for displaying it I think a small case should be enough... as long as the electric fence and guard dogs do their job!
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  14. #44
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    Ken

    Nov 2014
    Northern Ca.
    Equinox 800
    1,694
    2819 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Wow this is really a amazing find. So happy to see it come out of the dirt Good Job!
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  15. #45
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    Clint

    Jan 2015
    North Carolina
    Ace 350, XP Deus with LF 9”, LF 11”, HF round 9”, 9.5x5” HF elliptical, x35 11” coil, and MI-6
    562
    1448 times
    Metal Detecting
    Honorable Mentions (1)
    You got my vote for banner. That’s too cool. Big congrats to you.
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    2019 running totals: 1 standing liberty quarter, 1 seated dime, 5 mercury dime, 4 Rosies, 2 war nickels, 1 silver ring, 1 silver bracelet.

 

 
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