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Old 01-15-2018, 08:58 PM
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Default Silver Coin #1, Silver Ring #2, Wheat #3

Fun little hunt on the way home from work. Hitting the park strips in the old part of town. First Silver Coin of the year is a war nickel, but I'll take it. I actually love war nickels. The silver ring is interesting too. Thanks for looking!

I think that silver ring is set with petrified wood??
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Old 01-15-2018, 09:49 PM
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Congrats man, you're killin' it! All I ever find on the city curbstrips is clad and the occasional wheat or junk ring.
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Old 01-15-2018, 09:54 PM
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Congrats man, you're killin' it! All I ever find on the city curbstrips is clad and the occasional wheat or junk ring.
Thanks! You will notice I found my share of clad too. I was actually up near the Capitol Building.

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Great hunting! Congrats on the silvers and wheat!

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Old 01-16-2018, 09:35 AM
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You're doing well at curbstrips ! All mine are only clad...stripped of all the goodies.

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Nice finds!!! I hunt mostly curb strips too!

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Congrats!
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Old 02-10-2018, 03:39 PM
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I seem to remember that stone being called cats wye but I could be wrong. Either way it’s very cool.

Yep I was right, in the fact that I was wrong. Not a cats eye from the pics on line so disregard everything except “Very cool” man I’m glad that’s all straightened out now.

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