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Old 01-10-2017, 04:30 PM
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Hit a local park this past Sunday for three hours. Temps were at freezing with light snow.
Found three silver rings and a 1944 silver Swiss two franc under the white lining. I also pulled just under 83 francs. The fourth ring pictured on the right is a white gold band I found on my previous hunt.

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Old 01-10-2017, 05:03 PM
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Man, I love that tigerseye ring! I just found some swiss franc coins in the local coinstar. I thought they were French until I googled it.
You're doing really well!
Congratulations.
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Old 01-10-2017, 05:46 PM
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Congrats , nice finds
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Old 01-10-2017, 07:47 PM
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sweet finds. congrats

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Old 01-11-2017, 06:35 AM
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Great finds and hunting through the snow!
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Old 01-11-2017, 10:02 AM
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Great recoveries congrats !

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Old 01-11-2017, 11:21 AM
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Wow that's some good stuff there, congrats!

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Old 01-11-2017, 09:01 PM
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Very nice finds
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Old 01-11-2017, 09:06 PM
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Nice job beating old man winter!

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Old 01-11-2017, 09:11 PM
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Congrats on the gold, silver coin and silver rings...nice digging!

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