Another sharp shield nickel, same date, different design

PlzBSeated

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Shield Nickel Obverse 041024.jpg Shield Nickel Reverse 041024.jpg

Same area as the nickel I found on Sunday. Just as nice but without the rays.

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A sweet Indian to go with it.

Miraculous Medal Obverse 041024.jpg Miraculous Medal Reverse 041024.jpg

A copper example of the Miraculous (Mary) Medal. It is about the size of a dime. I have found other variations of this medal in the past.

Today's finds...

1867 Shield Nickel w/o rays
1889 Indian Head Penny
Miraculous Medal

PBS
 

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Digger RJ

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XP Deus 2
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Same area as the nickel I found on Sunday. Just as nice but without the rays.

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A sweet Indian to go with it.

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A copper example of the Miraculous (Mary) Medal. It is about the size of a dime. I have found other variations of this medal in the past.

Today's finds...

1867 Shield Nickel w/o rays
1889 Indian Head Penny
Miraculous Medal

PBS
Very Cool!!!! Congrats!!!!
 

Coinstar magnet

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Same area as the nickel I found on Sunday. Just as nice but without the rays.

View attachment 2142757 View attachment 2142758

A sweet Indian to go with it.

View attachment 2142759 View attachment 2142760

A copper example of the Miraculous (Mary) Medal. It is about the size of a dime. I have found other variations of this medal in the past.

Today's finds...

1867 Shield Nickel w/o rays
1889 Indian Head Penny
Miraculous Medal

PBS
Love your finds! My goal is to find a shield nickel while coin roll hunting....looks like you're in a great spot!
 

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PlzBSeated

PlzBSeated

Sr. Member
Mar 8, 2014
371
2,981
SW Michigan
🥇 Banner finds
1
Detector(s) used
Bounty Hunter Sharp Shooter, Whites Spectrum XLT, Whites MXT, Fisher CZ-21, Garrett AT Pro, Minelab E-Trac
Primary Interest:
Metal Detecting
Love your finds! My goal is to find a shield nickel while coin roll hunting....looks like you're in a great spot!
Don't think I've ever seen a shield nickel come out of a nickel roll. Buffalos, yes. Good luck!

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