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    Grant Hansen

    May 2012
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    Shoe buckle?

    Dug this up over the weekend in southwest NJ. To help date the area, also dug up that day was an 1857 Flying Eagle Penny, some Indian pennies and Buffalo nickels. Dime is included for both scale and to show possible discoloration as they came from the same ground.

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    us
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    That one kind of looks like a modern belt buckle.
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    Grant Hansen

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    It would be for a very thin belt then. I don't think the reverse has a notch for where the long piece would go. I'll check it again.

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    Too small for a shoe buckle. Maybe horse equipment?

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    Jul 2012
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    Nice=what did it ring up as on the detector?

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    Grant Hansen

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    DCMatt, horse equipment may ring true. Perhaps a buckle from the head harness? On a previous hunt on this property I found a lynchpin, which suggests a horse-drawn carriage or cart.

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    Grant Hansen

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    relicmeister, from my memory, I think it rang up as pull tab or slightly lower. I can check again.

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    us
    Sep 2007
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    Quote Originally Posted by granthansen
    relicmeister, from my memory, I think it rang up as pull tab or slightly lower. I can check again.


    Looks brass should ring a litter higher.

 

 

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