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    us
    Apr 2013
    Eastern Massachusetts
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    Need help identifying the maker

    Hi All,

    I found this item back on 12/15/17, just before the deep freeze set in. I believe its a watch chain with a nautical themed fob. It measures 6 inches in length and weighs 21.6 grams. On the clasp, you can see the initials "WJL". There are no other identifying marks. I've done a fair amount of research on the internet, and I can't seem to find another item like it. I also haven't had any luck finding a maker with those initials. I would appreciate any ideas about the age of this chain, and the identity of the maker. It was found in a wooded area near a lake, and was about 4-5 inches deep. I'm guessing that it was dropped by a hunter, as it wasn't near any marked trails.
    Happy New Year to everyone out there in T-NET land, and good hunting in 2018!

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    us
    May 2010
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    That is one of the coolest watch fobs I've ever seen!!
    Sorry I can't help on the ID though.
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    us
    Oct 2006
    Herndon Virginia
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    That is a very cool piece! I'd clean it up and wear it.

    Can't help much on the ID but it looks like early 20th C. Teen's or 20's.

    Check this page for more info: New Page 1
    He then explained to me that it was commonly believed that on a certain night of the year…
    a blue flame is seen over any place where treasure has been concealed.

    From: Bram Stoker’s "Dracula"


  4. #4
    us
    Apr 2013
    Eastern Massachusetts
    AT Pro, XP Deus
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    Metal Detecting
    Thanks HD and DCMatt! The webpage you referred me to was great, and gave me some new research ideas. HNY & HH!
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