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  1. Silver Reale identification

    I am a student at SUNY Maritime researching a coin in my possession. My father tells me it was found near the Cayman islands, i did some research and believe it is a Spanish Colonial Silver Reales Coin(Pillar type) If anybody can help with a possible shipwreck it would be found on it would be...
  2. First ever U.S. Large Cent! but in tough shape...

    REVERSE OBVERSE I found this today, and I’m showing the reverse side first, because that’s where I can see the “RICA” at about 4:00-5:00 and hints at the wreath. The obverse has nothing to show. It’s been holed, And there’s rust coming through. The corrosion is topical and rusty, so I wonder...
  3. Please help identify this antique coin odd looking lady with crown?

    This coin appears to be very old, it is very thin and uneven. The image is almost cartoon like which is weird to me... I can only make out some of the letters or symbols on it so I am not going to write them out as it would just be a string of random letters in not particular order. Has...
  4. Big time error 1974 kennedy half dollar. What do i have here

    I don’t know too much about errors but this looks like it’s pretty screwed up hopefully in a good way let me know if you know what this is worth or what it isn’t
  5. ✅ SOLVED Can someone identify these three little coins?

    There are these three extremely small coins that I need help identifying. They look pretty old and fragile. My mother wants to know from what era they are. She's guessing they might be Roman coins One of them has a face on the front and what seems to be three knights on the back. Not sure though...
  6. Found this coin? Unkown origins?

    I resell online and came across this coin in some clothing bins I was going through. I do metal detecting on the side, but wasn't expecting to find this. I have no idea what era it is or anything. Could someone help me out? I would love to learn more about it, even if it is a replica which I...
  7. Montreal British Militia Token

    Hi , I am new here, this is my first post, sorry if there are any mistakes. I found this token 3 days ago while digging along a river shore near Montreal. 30 feet further along the shore from this find there was a lot of broken pottery/ bones/ glass and rusted metal. I will be going back to the...
  8. 20 year mystery

    Hello, if you're reading this you might be able to help me, and for even trying I thank you. This story started around 20 years ago when I was still a boy. My family and I were taking a "vacation" which was basically just a stay with relatives in different cities for a few days a year. It was on...
  9. ✅ SOLVED Old Coin or Junk?

    Hello, Newbie here, I was wondering if anyone had any opinions or advice on this object. It was found in the sand by the beach in Sargent, TX. My dad thinks he sees a faint cross on it and thinks it could be an old Spanish coin. I can't really tell. It is very worn and corroded but it does look...
  10. ✅ SOLVED 4 coin sized painted (?) metal things

    I found these for coin-like objects in an area where an old house stood. It was maybe 30 feet off of a railroad tracks. The house has been gone for 20 years. The house has been built around 1906. Very nasty, buggy area. There’s not much traffic at all. I found them in four different locations...
  11. 1795 Capper Liberty - My First Large Cent - And Its A Good One! - NEW PHOTOS

    Hi everyone! If you saw this post at 2 am yesterday, you most likely realized the photos were invalid and unable to load. I have posted this fantastic relic for all to see. Enjoy! Sorry for the sideways photos - How can I fix that? Whoooooo! I cannot believe what I found yesterday! I...
  12. 1795 Capped Liberty! - My first Large Cent! - And Its A Good One!

    Whoooooo! I cannot believe what I found yesterday! I was metal detecting on a large wooded hillside in Pennsylvania looking for antique shotgun shells. My metal detector sounded a blip that said there was iron under a log. I know from experience that logs have a tendency to mask good...
  13. Interesting finds with some local history

    I took my four year old son out to the woods for a couple hours to do some metal detecting. It was quiet at first until If found a 1919 s wheatie in great shape with very little oxidation. A few feet away I found the bridle rosette. Shortly thereafter I found the trade token. I did some...
  14. Tracker IV Best Finds

    What are some of your oldest and best finds using the Bounty Hunter Tracker IV? I haven't been out much but I have some amazing mid-to-late 1800's houses i want to hit (Olmstead Co. Minnesota) and a Ghost Town or 2.??? I got it for a birthday seems a pretty solid machine, i can find a penny at...
  15. FIRST COLONIAL COPPER - WHAT IS IT ??? - WILLIAM III ? KING GEORGE

    Good morning Metal detectors, treasure hunters, and hobbyists! I hope you are enjoying this lovely first day of April! In Southeastern PA right now it is a beautiful 63 degrees and is bright and sunny with happy cumulus clouds! It's a perfect day for metal detecting! I found something...
  16. ✅ SOLVED What Is This Coin

    I found this coin in a field in Luxembourg (Europe.) I have found items in the location dating back to the 1600s and up to modern times. It is made of copper and has a diameter of 25mm. The only detail I can make out says 1907 (shown in 1st and 3rd pictures.) Any info on what type of coin this...
  17. ✅ SOLVED Celtic Coin?

    It definitely Looks Celtic but my question is what is it exactly? Is it an old coin possibly. It is very lightweight it doesn't even feel like metal and it doesn't stick to a magnet. It almost feels like I could bend it (maybe its gold!) but I don't want to break it. In some places it is 1/2cm...
  18. Five coins in one day!

    Yesterday was my best detection day, I found 5 couns in one day. The oldest is 1840 , the second is from 1906, and i got 1966, 2006, and 2008. Please have a look on my video! Cea mai buna zi de detectie de pana acum |Detectie Metale Romania| A metal detector detects metal
  19. German token (know any date)

    I found this German coin/token metal detecting. I would like to know a date from it. I’m assuming it came back from WW2 maybe, not sure looking for help.
  20. Identifying issue on coin/token

    Found this coin/token in my yard in southern wv.. Figured coal script but not so sure... maybe foriegn Any help or ?'s would be appreciated!
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