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  1. ✅ SOLVED RH&S button

    I found this button in Central Massachusetts. Not sure if it is a button or a snap, 5/8 of an inch wide. Any help in identification is appreciated. Thanks in advance =39&hash=f4a3863d0335ab98eef896bc8dd03997']Attach files
  2. Anchor Button

    Found this button on a colonial tavern site. It has a V stock, any information is appreciated. Thanks in advance.
  3. Button Help

    Just found this button but can't find anything about K&S London, thanks in advance. It is the size of a quarter.
  4. ✅ SOLVED Doorknob

    Not sure if I'm in the correct thread as I know its a doorknob. I was wondering if any doorknob people could help date and give any info on knob. It is 2 1/4" in diameter. thanks in advance.
  5. Eagle button

    I found this eagle button today. It is a 2 piece button with EXTRA QUALITY on back. I cannot find a matching one online. Thanks in advance for the help.
  6. Button info

    Not sure if I am in the correct forum but I found this today, after a quick search I think it is a 1810 Navy button. One site has it NA66-B, with a RV 12-15. If it is that button what is a RV12-15 mean? Thanks for looking, appreciate help.
  7. Eagle button ID

    I found this, what I believe to be half of a button. It was found in front of a house built in early 1700's . It is 1-1/8 inches, and silver in color. It cleaned up nice so I'm not sure of the age. The eagle has a different look than others I've seen online. It almost looks like a chicken...
  8. Pencil?

    I found this piece at a site dating back to late 1700’s. At first I thought it was a knife but it is too soft, maybe lead. Asking around I was told it could be a pencil. I can’t seem to find any info on that but it does write well on paper. Thanks in advance.
  9. Large Buckle, maybe

    I found this buckle on an old homesite from the 1790's. It is pretty big, therefore I dont think its a belt buckle. (4 inches by 2 3/4 inches The middle piece comes up about and inch) Thanks in advance I did clean it up as you can see by the first picture. Maybe brass? half buckle is...
  10. Large Cross

    I got a new permission to detect and the landowner asked if I had any information on a cross that was given to her. I told her I would put it on this site if there was any information to be found about it. She said an neighbor found it on an old stone wall on her property, that is all I know...
  11. Hammer help

    I found this hammer on an old site that I know was vacated in the early 1800's. The hammer has a metal handle, ( not sure if that makes it a newer hammer). Thanks in advance.
  12. ✅ SOLVED metal piece with clear glass

    I found this in a field which dates to the early 1700's. At first it looked like a belt buckle but has a clear round piece of glass inside metal. It was hinged together. Also included was another wire piece (2 1/2 inches long) found at the same site. Thanks in advance.
  13. button help

    found a flat button the size of a penny, I didnt pay much attention in field, but after cleaning there are an eagle and a bow in the back. The words treble gilt also. thanks in advance.
  14. silverware help,

    I found this spoon in a field that dates back to early 1700's Not sure what the mark on back mean and appreciate the help. thanks in advance
  15. belt buckle with initials

    This is not a dug item, but figured I would give it a shot at finding organization it represents. it appears letters are TMCS, not sure of order. Buckle is from Massachusetts. Thanks in advance.
  16. Help with Fork ID

    Found this fork in Massachusetts, on the front is HOTEL GRAND, and the makers mark looks like H & ES CO, with another letter or number. Thanks in advance.
  17. table ware?

    Found this piece in a field that has had action since Revolutionary War. I first though it was just a piece of lead, but I put it in a tumbler and parts turned silver. What I think would be the top side (picture to the left) seems to have a pattern. Thanks for your help in advance.
  18. Musket ball help

    I found these 2 Musketballs in a field that was used during Revolutionary war for drilling. In this field I have found 2 Woods Hiberians and one KG2. I was wondering if there was a way to date the musket balls? They are two different sizes, the one on the left looks almost white. I see some...
  19. ✅ SOLVED Purse or makeup pouch

    I found this purse/cosmetic bag on a site that has mainly produced articles from the early 1800's. The inside actually as a round mirror that fit inside the round opening. The mirror was inside the pouch in three pieces which i was able to glue together. I see many mesh purses from the...
  20. Stamped Piece

    Found this piece in a farm field. It is heavy and possibly lead. On the back looks like the letter P. Thanks in advance.