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  1. #1
    Oct 2008
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    Game piece?

    Found on a colonial site. Exactly 1 inch high. My guesses were always a game piece, kids toy, or wax seal. There is a cool symbol on the bottom, but I don't know what it is. Any ideas?
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  2. #2
    Oct 2012
    fisher 1236-x2 --Whites TM808---Whites Bullseye 2
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    I would say wax seal
    Plug N Play, Yak1366, 1637 and 8 others like this.

  3. #3
    Grant Brandenburg

    Jan 2013
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    I 2nd wax seal. Awesome find.
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  4. #4

    Feb 2017
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    3rd wax seal. That thing is sweet. Great find!

  5. #5
    Oct 2006
    Herndon Virginia
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    I 4th.

    Cupid wax seal! Get some wax and start writing love letters!

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    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"

  6. #6
    Charter Member
    Jan 2017
    Western ny
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    sweet wax seal

  7. #7
    Jun 2011
    Southwest Georgia
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    Very cool find!

  8. #8
    May 2010
    No. Cal.
    XP DEUS / MXT PRO / Garrett ProPointer
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    Defiantly a wax seal.
    VERY cool find.

  9. #9
    Been there...Dug that

    Mar 2015
    Northern Illinois
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  10. #10
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    Old Tom Cat.

    Jan 2013
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    I'm guessing 'seal' as well.

    Neat Find.
    Yak1366 likes this.
    As I am finding , In life we Start at the top,with the Wonder & innocence of a Child, then fall Quickly, then spend the rest of our lives trying to reach that point where we began ,through Pleasure , Fame, & Materials but Only 'Through True faith in Jesus , can we find Prefect Happiness or True Meaning in our Short lives on this Beautiful Earth filled with Both the Light of Pure goodness & The Darkness of Pure Evil. D.

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  11. #11
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    Oct 2017
    Currently Ringgold, Georgia, previously Vaudreuil, Quebec
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    Documenting Properties with Civil War History
    Great Find, Congrats!!!
    ...helping to free the environment from lead contamination one bullet at a time!!!

  12. #12
    As others state.

    I'm dating it to about 1800-1830s

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