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    Found the most unusual Whatsit today .. Thought it was a glass eye!

    Rang up like silver, and I believe it is a silver dime encased in some sort of rosin. I can see reeded edges on the coin and is the same size as a dime. It is domed shaped on the front and totally flat on the reverse. The rosin is sort of a light amber color. Crazy piece!
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    Cool, smash it and pluck out the dime!!!!!!
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    No idea... kind of hard to tell from a single pic though my friend?

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    Quote Originally Posted by creskol View Post
    The rosin is sort of a light amber color. Crazy piece!
    The rosin could be Bakelite. It's hard to make much else of the piece with some additional pics... Let us see the back and a side view and one with a dime so we can better judge the size. You know the drill...
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    Quote Originally Posted by DCMatt View Post
    The rosin could be Bakelite. It's hard to make much else of the piece with some additional pics... Let us see the back and a side view and one with a dime so we can better judge the size. You know the drill...
    I just posted a few more photographs in the Todays Finds thread: Found the most unusual Whatsit today .. Thought it was a glass eye!
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