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    1731 COIN kinda day!

    Hit a Colonial site with my buddy...Dog Cape Clasp, KG, and a 1731 RUSSIAN COIN...go figure in S.C. .CANNOT GET IMAGES TO UPLOAD....https://youtu.be/50theDhzeuY
    Last edited by calabash digger; 06-04-2020 at 08:44 AM.
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    What an awesome coin! I've never seen on before. That's what we love about metal detecting! You never know what's going to be in the next hole.



    Here are some images of the coin that I took from your video:

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    Lifetime totals:
    8 Large Cents, 389 Indian Heads, 2 Two Cent Pieces, 1 Capped Bust Half Dime, 1 Seated Half Dime, 9 Shield Nickels, 67 V Nickels, 122 Buffalo Nickels, 31 War Nickels, 16 Seated Dimes, 128 Barber Dimes, 384 Mercury Dimes, 237 Rosies, 4 Seated Quarters, 15 Barber Quarters, 17 Standing Liberty Quarters, 85 Silver Washingtons, 1 Seated Half, 3 Barber Halves, 16 Walking Liberty Halves

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    Yeah go figure finding something like that in SC or anywhere in the US!
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    Thanks!
    Best finds GW Button and John Adams Cufflink.
    Trust in the Lord...

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    I think that is the oldest Russian coin that I have seen dug here in the states. Looks like a half or a quarter kopek. Nice! That is a very cool clasp!
    Oldest find: 5,000 year old copper spearhead
    Oldest coin: 1699 William III halfpenny
    Purdiest coin: 1832 Capped Bust quarter
    Coolest find: USA button with blue threads still on shank

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    Calabash crushes another oldie. Good for you sir!
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    I watched the video last night. That Cloak Clasp is an awesome relic! Congrats on the coin! I love the style on those old ones. They just look "old."
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    Thanks everyone! I am headed back out this week...
    Best finds GW Button and John Adams Cufflink.
    Trust in the Lord...

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