Old Silver in piece

DetectorMoe

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Old silver at Colonial site., part knee silver buckle, flat buttons, Artillery shell fragment and 1913 buffalo nickel.

Live digs.

Half of silver knee buckle.
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Artillery shell fragment.
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Few flat buttons.
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1913 Buffalo nickel.
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Everything in one photo & the trash.
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jewelerguy

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cool buckle. That '13 type 2 buffalo is in great shape
 

JeffInMass

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Nice finds! Don't see too many buffalos, let alone the first year, in that kind of condition- Congrats!!
 

billb

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Congratulations on your recovery
 

billb

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Old silver at Colonial site., part knee silver buckle, flat buttons, Artillery shell fragment and 1913 buffalo nickel.

Live digs.

Half of silver knee buckle.
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Artillery shell fragment.
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Few flat buttons.
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1913 Buffalo nickel.
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Everything in one photo & the trash.
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Congratulations on your nice recoveries and really enjoy your videos
 

Hunk-a-lead

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Old silver at Colonial site., part knee silver buckle, flat buttons, Artillery shell fragment and 1913 buffalo nickel.

Live digs.

Half of silver knee buckle.
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Artillery shell fragment.
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Few flat buttons.
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1913 Buffalo nickel.
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Everything in one photo & the trash.
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great finds and great saves, love that silver!
 

Florida Finder

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Old silver at Colonial site., part knee silver buckle, flat buttons, Artillery shell fragment and 1913 buffalo nickel.

Live digs.

Half of silver knee buckle.
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Artillery shell fragment.
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Few flat buttons.
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1913 Buffalo nickel.
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Everything in one photo & the trash.
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Awesome finds my friend!! Keep it up
 

CRUSADER

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From the top of my head (not 100% sure), this looks pre-1720, so probably NOT a knee buckle. I think it worthy of a little more research. I think its circa 1690-1720!
 
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ARC

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From the top of my head (not 100% sure), this looks pre-1720, so probably NOT a knee buckle. I think it worthy of a little more research. I think its circa 1690-1720!
Agreed... this is what i was thinking as well.
 

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