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Old 10-10-2018, 04:23 PM
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Hunted a 1905 home today. Sat and talked with the homeowner on the porch for quite a while before the hunt. It was a good day. I Pulled a few wheat, a 1920 Canadien penny, a rosie and then showed her my finds. She was really surprised at what I found. Before I was going to hit the curb strip, she said " I hope you find something really good. " then 2 minutes later I found the token! I've never seen a plated patriotic token before?
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Old 10-10-2018, 04:39 PM
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You found something really good.Congrats.

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Old 10-10-2018, 04:40 PM
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Well, that's an awesome find.

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Old 10-10-2018, 04:52 PM
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Interesting Token.
Any idea on date???
I am guessing early 20th C based on the coins found.
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Old 10-10-2018, 06:50 PM
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Originally Posted by waltr View post
Interesting Token.
Any idea on date???
I am guessing early 20th C based on the coins found.
It's a civil war era patriotic token. This home was built on the property that once belonged to the 1859 home that stood in front of it
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Old 10-10-2018, 05:03 PM
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Looks like a bezel around that CW token...congrats on it, the Rosie and the rest!

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Old 10-10-2018, 05:09 PM
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I知 cursed. I find more gold rings per wheat than I do silver coins. I知 probably 50 wheats to a silver.

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Old 10-10-2018, 06:52 PM
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I知 cursed. I find more gold rings per wheat than I do silver coins. I知 probably 50 wheats to a silver.
That's not a bad curse to have. I haven't found gold in over a year and a half!
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Old 10-10-2018, 06:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Usa View post
You found something really good.Congrats.
Thanks !

Originally Posted by KiowaRd View post
Well, that's an awesome find.
Thanks ! It's the nicest civil war token I've found... most of mine are almost illegible

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Looks like a bezel around that CW token...congrats on it, the Rosie and the rest!
Thanks! It's all the coin, no bezel, the picture makes it look deceiving.
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Old 10-10-2018, 07:42 PM
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Originally Posted by jbrow View post
That's not a bad curse to have. I haven't found gold in over a year and a half!


Hahahaha. Somehow Tapatalk put this reply in your thread. It was actually supposed to go in the wheats per silver post. But you池e right, it is a good curse

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Old 10-10-2018, 08:16 PM
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A fantastic find Jeremy in the Civil War Token. It is in pretty nice shape considering its age. Congrats on the Token, the Rosie and all the rest. Trapper

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That's an awesome token.

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