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  1. Two different typeof hunts last week-end

    Hi all, The weather was too nice to stay in. Went with wife and to St.Francis river, to hunt for some jasper rocks and also for the dog to swim ;) My wife found something strange last Saturday, we have no idea what it could be and I don't think it is human made, but not sure. Need your input on...
  2. Carrot finds a ring!

    What are the chances? ?Unbelievable? find: ring lost in garden found 13 years later, around a carrot | CTV Edmonton News
  3. Only one silver but i'll take it

    Was visiting one on the parks I hunt in Montreal and found this little beauty under 3 inches of soil. The sun was out and it comfortable, temperature was around 65 degrees. The ground is filled with trash, many old bottles top from the turn of the century (I'll post pictures of them in my next...
  4. Old park silver

    Finally had some time to check an old park for the first time this year, in the big city. Went out for three hunts, couple of hours each time. Nada on the first hunt with my daughter, but found some old broken bottles necks so we thought we were at the old spot. Went alone last friday and found...
  5. Marbles I bought in a garage sale last year

    Hi again, I'm too curious to know please if there are any old or rare marbles in there. I bought a old bear shape peanut butter jar 2/3 full of marbles from someone I know. She was relentless to sell, she told me they belonged to her grandad. Told her she could always buy them back if she ever...
  6. Garage sale find

    Paid 7 $ for all. They seemed old to me but no expert. Anyway nice eye candy D: Thanks for your input.
  7. Cufflinks part 2

    Forgot to show the best pair I found in a box. All pairs were in a sealed bag. Paid 25 cents. D:
  8. Cufflinks and marbles

    Hi all, would like to know the age of the various cufflinks. Think I had a decent deal, paid 25 cents per pair and 7 bucks for the marbles. Thank you.
  9. Need ID on 2 rocks please

    I found a small rock in a creek last week end and I find it weird looking. In fact, not being a geologist, I know that rock is telling a story about it's formation, I'd like to know how it formed and from what mineral it is made. Maybe I did a mistake by wetting the stones... The second rock...
  10. Nice day out and few old finds

    Hi all, been out a few hours with my buddy and went to an old field near my wood cabin and had a few finds. A small buckle, a chisel, a cartridge and the usual rosehead nails with one that came out real neat. That nail was forged harder or had steel in it, don't know why it came out that nice...
  11. Another dowsing request

    Hi, I think these areas contains a bit of history. I search for indian or military artifacts but there is a possibility for silver artifacts. The two spots shows where I found a 1775 KG counterfeit penny and a 1792 KG half penny (or is it the contrary...). I'll see if I can find ancient post...
  12. Please help id 2 items and date another

    Hi, I found these near my wood cabin last summer in what seems an old dump. Place as some history, first settlers came from U.S. or British Kingdom around the 1770's. I would like to know the age of the brooch, it seems made of copper and brass plated. I'm mostly curious about the two other...
  13. Finally silver, i think

    I always dream of a colonial silver, but no luck yet. So i began to try park hunting this summer for a change. After work, went to nearest park with my wife, she was walking the dog at the same time. Started to scan around a bench and found a few pennies, oldest is 1964 (hey that's my birth...
  14. ✅ SOLVED Clay beads found in stream and a strange stone

    Just a few weeks ago, my wife was searching for some nice rock along the bank of the st-francis river, near our cabin. She founds what look like beads and some other things. She also found a strange stone, with markings. I think it is natural but not the boss. Forgot to mention that the beads...
  15. Found an interesting american cavalry saddle on local

    Hi to all, I was surfing on a kinda local version of kijiji, found an ad for a saddle for sale. It comes out it's a circa 1917 american cavalry saddle. The guy ask 650$ (canadian dollars folks) for it. Felt that i should post it here, my guts tells me it should better belong to a friend south...
  16. Help please to identify this strange rock

    Hi to all, My wife found this rock near a stream that flows in the river, she had found a few indian artifacts last year (stone polishor and a scraper) and gave them to the Abenakis museum. This stone was found last weekend, it seems broken (i'll search the other half next week). The hole have...
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