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Old 06-18-2019, 12:52 AM
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Very nice pirates loot! Congrats!

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Old 06-18-2019, 04:00 PM
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That is an absolutely fantastic find! Major congratulations on that beautiful double eagle.


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Totals: 550 Clad Coins ($36.34) ~ 1 Wheat Cent ($0.01)

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Old 06-18-2019, 06:46 PM
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Wow, wow, wow.
That's a find plus.
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Old 06-19-2019, 02:54 PM
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Amazing find man, few people find a gold coin in their lifetimes...

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Old 06-20-2019, 02:40 AM
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Old 06-20-2019, 05:27 AM
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Old 06-20-2019, 07:30 AM
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what a beauty, congrats!

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Old 06-20-2019, 08:51 AM
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That is flat out AMAZING! Holy Smokes! And for that to be "only your 5 gold coin" GEEZ!

Old Plugmaster Ford must be priming with his buddies to come to your family's property (don't think he is on this forum). Seriously, FANTASTIC!

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Old 06-20-2019, 09:02 AM
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Congrats on the find of a lifetime!

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Old 06-20-2019, 11:35 AM
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WOW Spectacular!!
I bet who ever lost that $20 gold piece is still rolling around in their grave.
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Old 06-20-2019, 03:47 PM
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That's just plain awesome man, big congrats!

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Old 06-20-2019, 06:13 PM
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Congrats on an epic hunt and a phenomenal find. Double eagles are a rare find!

Oldest coin 1800 lg cent, oldest silver 1829 British sixpence, best coin 1921 standing q. in ef40, strangest find silver spoon in tree root. BOSTON STRONG

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Old 06-20-2019, 07:06 PM
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Absolutely amazing find! Congrats! Wow,

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Old 06-20-2019, 08:27 PM
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Absolutely amazing! The find of a lifetime.

HUGE congrats.


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Old 06-22-2019, 08:36 AM
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GREAT find, would love to pull a nice gold coin out someday!
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Old 06-23-2019, 09:29 AM
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that is AMAZING that is a awesome find congrats to you

best finds to date - 1821 capped bust dime ,1853 seated quarter, (2) 1891 seated dimes, 1874 seated dime, 1887 seated dime love token , 1777 half reale ,1805 drapped bust largie, 1914 barber half dollar,1812 classic head largie, 1864 2 cent piece,(1909 barber half dollar with a 1934 walker half dollar in the same hole together)1952 ben franklin half dollar

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Old 06-25-2019, 12:31 AM
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Good grief, a double eagle! And on family land too! I couldn't even imagine how that felt, but I hope to get something like it someday! Incredible job!

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Clad Total 2019: $20.57
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Old 06-26-2019, 12:30 PM
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Wow, that is so incredible. You are very lucky to say the least and to have more gold coins than most can dream to find. Well done!!

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Old 06-29-2019, 07:43 PM
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Wow ....just wow!!! Maybe your ggg grandfather is the one who lost it?
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Old 06-30-2019, 06:49 PM
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Default wow... amazing...congrats!

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