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    Brass thimble or other

    amazing the stuff you find and have no idea what it is. I find this close to Baltimore in Anne Arundel county.

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  2. #2
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    metal detector owner

    Feb 2017
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    If it were not so small, I would bet it is a tooth off of a backhoe bucket or some other construction equipment..
    Don't think it is a finger cover. Who knows...

  3. #3

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    maybe some kind of cover for guages

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    Chronic Patriot/Metal Detecting,it`s My Lifestyle !

    Jul 2010
    "Kan-a-we-o-la" Head on a Pole N.Y. Seneca Territory of The Six Nations 1779.. now in Catlin N.Y.
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    End off some sort of walking stick .
    I`v been detecting for 49 years owned my own detector shop G.A.P. Metal Detectors here in N.Y.
    See my old adds in Western & Eastern Treasures and Lost Treasure Magazines through the 90s
    I hunt the Sullivan Trail here in N.Y.
    "Success is just Rented, Never Owned and the Rent is due Daily"
    "Its the Golden Rule who ever has the Gold Rules"
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    I see a flat spot on the side where it may have worn down.
    It could be a buggy or carriage shaft tip...
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  6. #6

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    Yes it does seem more like a shift tap. Thanks all.
    http://www.oxbowwagonsandcoaches.com...shaft-tips.jpg

 

 

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