Found a few keepers!! Eagle Medallion?

diggingthe1

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Found these today, maybe someone knows what the eagle piece is? Found in Southern Colorado. It has writing around the head!
 

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miserman

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The eagle piece looks like a watch fob. The head looks like an early Abraham Lincoln profile with his large ears and beard.
 
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diggingthe1

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Thanks for the posts, the head piece popped out while cleaning it. I glued it back. In a few days when I get home, I'll try to read the words around the head.
 
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Very unique piece- Congrats! Love the religious medallion as well- personally, as my avatar will indicate, my favorite finds.
 
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Very unique piece- Congrats! Love the religious medallion as well- personally, as my avatar will indicate, my favorite finds.
Thanks, I just learned it is a Miraculas Medal, sometimes they were buried on purpose. I need to read up on this. Thanks for the post!!
 

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