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Old 04-10-2021, 11:04 PM
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Default Behind Rebel earthworks

Got the opportunity to hunt 2 different sets of Confederate earthworks in recent weeks and made a few cool finds along with a nice handful dropped Gardners. An interesting lead filled disc with a button shank about the size of a dandy has me a little stumped on what it actually was, being a bit small for a rosette and a bit big for a button ?
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Old 04-10-2021, 11:30 PM
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#$%&, man. That is some really cool stuff.
I envy you CW state residents! You will probably still be finding stuff like that decades from now. I love the brooch..button...whatever it is...that's great! It's hard to say if it was a ladies' or gents' thing. It could have been either or.

I rarely find stuff that old around here but I found this odd strip of ornamental metal in front of a crumbling overgrown foundation near an old farm yesterday. It scored high on my Gold Kruzer's discriminator. (The dime I found elsewhere. It's just for perspective.)

The weird brassy cleat I found about 75 yards from the strip on the same farmstead. It has a "14" written on one end. That was found with the Bandido set on high discrimination.
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Old 04-10-2021, 11:47 PM
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Cool finds for sure. Nice photos too.

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Old 04-11-2021, 11:43 AM
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Great finds!
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Old 04-11-2021, 12:48 PM
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Really nice stuff there!

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Old 04-12-2021, 08:53 AM
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Awesome stuff man I plan to get into relic hunting more this year

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Old 04-12-2021, 09:23 AM
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Very cool batch of relics ya' got there! Congrats!

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Old 04-12-2021, 03:03 PM
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Nice finds buddy.

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Old 04-14-2021, 12:24 AM
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Impressive relic's. I'm definitely jelly on that haul. Congrats.

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Old 04-16-2021, 06:16 PM
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Thanks guys
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