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    Unlikely find

    Not wanting to travel too far afield, I visited a nearby athletic field in hopes of harvesting some clad. Certainly hoping for silver or something interesting.
    The first hole produced a penny which rang 25-27 on the Equinox. Along side that plug was a deep 20-24.
    I figured another penny and was amazed to find a large flat button.
    The balance of the finds were modern with the possible exception of a small hem weight?
    When cleaned up the button revealed a pattern which appears to be floral.
    I'd like to definitively date it, my references don't show a shank attachment like it.
    It is bronze/brass/copper?
    Thanks for looking.
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    1750-80
    Copper Dandy Button (once plated)
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    Randy

    Aug 2017
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    Thanks for the info!
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    Glad you got out..
    Thats gotta get the blood flowing finding something that old, now each plugs going to be that much more fun to dig.Nice job

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