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  1. Shield/Crown logo, Need help with ID

    Need help ID'ing this makers mark. Object chimes in at 79-80 on the AT Pro, it's approx 2'' in length. Possible Lipstick container? Cigar container? The Makers mark looks to be a shield with a crown, with an image inside the shield that looks like the letter B (mirror imaged)...
  2. Deer head Button ID

    Found this little dude in the desert by Las Cruces, NM. Chimed in around 80-84 on the ATPro. Looks like a deer/elk head embellished on the front. Possible button, maybe Rosette? Please help with ID of manufacturer and Date. Thanks, Jobrian
  3. ✅ SOLVED lead/nickel object with alphabet on it

    good evening! this object is made of lead or nickel, chimes in at 57 on the teknetics. It is 1 3/8" in diameter. It has the alphabet on it and looks like it might have a symbol, possibly the letter "A" on the inside. No markings on back. Possibly an old decoder?
  4. ✅ SOLVED Bullet ID

    Good evening. found these two today. Firsts for me! Long bullet (?) is .38"-.39" wide, and about 1.08"-1.09" long. It is hexagonal. On the inside there appears to be some "thread like" lines. It almost seems to have been crimped on the back end. Maybe this rules it out as a bullet. I'm not...

    Happy Christmas eve/Holidays to all of you! Found this in an area with items dating from the 1850's to present. It is made of lead. it is .50" wide, and approx .33" thick. It has some lettering on the inside, visible are S, SH (followed by another letter), and a T. My first thought was a piece...
  6. ✅ SOLVED bullet ID

    New bullet added to the collection! bullet diameter is .53". it is .87" tall. Don't know the weight. The VDI # was very different from other minie ball/old bullets that i have found. It jumped around 35-50 on the AT Pro. Is this a sharps carbine? Thanks for looking, Jobrian
  7. old handle ID

    It's a handle, it's made of iron.Trying to figure out the name on the handle. It appears to have the name/word LAXOANDO or DAXCANOO, or some variation of those letters.
  8. Possible Bead

    carved rock? hello, this is my first post in the this forum. I found this rock awhile back, and thought it looked interesting. Kinda looks carved. coloration differs from top to bottom and is very smooth in texture. I found it while hunting some 1800's spots. Just thought I would get some...
  9. copper thing

    copper,heavy patina, 1/4" thick, turns in on itself. Could be compared to a locking washer. inside is not threaded, but does appear to have grooves/channels. Like a crude locking device? thanks for looking, jobrian
  10. Brass Plate w/possible "2" on it

    Good Evening everyone! I should be getting ready for work...but how can I work when I dont know what this is!!?? I believe it's made of brass. Chimes in between 93-98 on the AT Pro. It measures approx 5" long by 3 1/2" tall. There appears to be a "2", the number two, in the center. (i might...
  11. ✅ SOLVED Small Lead Object W/ U.S. marking

    Small lead object, chimes in at 58-61 on the AT Pro, US marking on one side, and possible marking on other side. I'm new at using a caliper, i believe the diameter is .555 or .565, There appears to be a piece of wire or something in it. also, it has a brown coating on it. I have also found other...

    First post on this site!! Found this object recently in an area where other mid 1800's artifacts have been recovered. Some suggestions have been a lipstick holder, message holder. It reads 69-75 on my ATPro (copper mix?). It is a tube/sleeve configuration. 2" in length when assembled. Inside...