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    Elite Member Digger Don's Avatar
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    Nov 2013
    Northern Illinois

    Trime Time

    Saturday, I got out with Dave & Noah for a day of detecting. We started out at our "Button field". No coins for me, but I did find 3 more buttons for the collection.

    Next, we hit a house that was on the 1875 map. It was pretty void of good signals until I got a 12-30 at about 8 inches. Trime Time!!

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    We finished the day at our new favorite Chinese restaurant.
    Great day hunting with the guys!!
    Oldest Coin: 1699 William III Halfpenny
    Life Time 873

    21 Don & Al combined
    Silver 50
    Indian 24, Large cent 2, Two cent 1, Trime 1, Rosie 11, Merc 18, Barber Dime 5, seated dime 1, Buff 5, ,War nik 1, V nik 4,Shield nik 1,Wash Qtr 4, Barber Qtr 3,Kennedy 1, Walker 1, Franklin 1,Barber half 2, com. half 1, Slvr Ring 4
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    Global Moderator OxShoeDrew's Avatar
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    WOW!! Great coin...and pictures!
    Huge congrats!
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    Wayne Wisconsin
    WOW, and the coin is gorgeous. Never found a trime or 3 cent nickel coin. That coin is a hunt in itself, nothing else is needed. Huge congrats. I did find three wheaties yesterday, does that count. Nice job and thx for posting WD
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    128 silver - Goal 100 (2021 Finds) 1st Morgan Dollar - Barber Half - 2 Walking Halves - 1923, 1925 SLQ - 7 Washingtons - 13 Barber Dimes - 22 Indians - 11 "V" nickel - 19 Buffalos - 367 Wheats - $358.15 (Clad)
    2021 Milestones: 7000 Clad quarters (10 years) 700 Mercury Dimes (10 years) 6500 Clad Dimes (10 years) 1600 silver coins (10 years)

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    Congrats on that beautiful Trime and your pictures are fantastic ! The light purple background on your coin shots is an excellent choice .

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    Veteran Member Bucknut's Avatar
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    SE Michigan
    That is one of the prettiest trimes I have ever seen! Stunner!
    Detectors I use: Minelab Equinox 800 x2
    2021 Season Totals:
    Clad: $72.33
    Indians: 33
    Wheaties: 203
    Silver: 69
    Silver jewelry: 8
    Gold jewelry: 3
    Favorite 2021 find: Indian Trade ring spill

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    Congrats Don, glad I was there to hear you get all excited! 'IT'S A GOOD ONE!" That said it all my friend. Great looking coin and thanks for the invite. I had a blast. It was fun swinging the ole e-trac again and hearing her sweet tones in my ears.
    Oldest Coin: 100-60 BC Gallic Coin (Sequani Tribe)
    Oldest Silver Coin: 1156 Pfennig from Bavaria, Germany
    Oldest U.S. coin: 1805 Draped Bust Large Cent
    Best Coin EVER: 1625 4 Sols from Chateau Renaud, France
    Best Relics: Bronze Age Arrowheads & Spearhead, 2c Roman silver ring
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    Veteran Member The Rebel's Avatar
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    Southwest, CT
    That's one beautiful trime, the detail is incredible!
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    Oldest Copper: 1694 William & Mary Halfpenny. Oldest Silver: 1663 1-Reale

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    What a gorgeous trime, Don! I am green with jealousy!

    That's one of the nicest dug trimes I have ever seen! Beautiful! And your photos really do it justice.

    Lifetime totals:
    9 Large Cents, 405 Indian Heads, 2 Two Cent Pieces, 1 Capped Bust Half Dime, 1 Seated Half Dime, 10 Shield Nickels, 67 V Nickels, 122 Buffalo Nickels, 31 War Nickels, 16 Seated Dimes, 129 Barber Dimes, 391 Mercury Dimes, 242 Rosies, 4 Seated Quarters, 17 Barber Quarters, 17 Standing Liberty Quarters, 87 Silver Washingtons, 1 Seated Half, 3 Barber Halves, 16 Walking Liberty Halves

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    Elite Member Digger_O'Dell's Avatar
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    near Milwaukee Wi.
    Holy cow Don, that's probably the nicest looking trime I've seen dug. Congrats!
    Minelab: CTX 3030, GPX 4800, X-Terra 705. Whites TDI SL.

    2017 -Silver 28 Bling 18 Gold 2
    2018 Silver 8 Bling 1 Gold 1
    2019 Silver 7 Silver bling 2
    2020/21 Nothing worth mentioning

    Best finds: 28 silver dime spill, 1800s Dutch customs seal.
    Oldest/best coin: 1837 Upper Canada large cent
    Oldest find: 1800 Sailors Luck token
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    I am floored at how nice this coin is. Super jealous!!!! Congrats Don! Well deserved. Proves that if you work hard at this hobby, good things will happen.
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