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    Feb 2018
    Maine
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    Button ID from 1800's dirt basement

    I found this button in my dirt basement. House was built in 1800 (Maine). It's pretty huge. This was my first ever find with a metal detector.

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    Nov 2012
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    Welcome. It's a very nice button, due to no backmark probably last quarter of the 18th century to 1st quarter of the 19th century. They were huge back then.
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    Mar 2012
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    What a great find of the button. You are off to a great start. Congrat's to you.

 

 

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