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Old 04-06-2019, 02:11 PM
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Default First 2 Cent Piece!

4 inches deep and under a big old root. Glad I didnít quit on this one! Itís also my oldest American count to date. Happy hunting!


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Old 04-06-2019, 05:04 PM
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Nice hunting, TRM! I'd love to find one of those - especially in that kind of shape!! Nice crisp banding on the shield on the obverse - fantastic!

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Old 04-06-2019, 05:10 PM
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I like it.

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Old 04-06-2019, 05:58 PM
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Don't have one. Nice hunt congrats.
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Old 04-06-2019, 07:11 PM
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Wow! I didn't know those even existed until I started reading about finds in this forum.

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Old 04-06-2019, 07:15 PM
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Nice digg

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Old 04-06-2019, 07:26 PM
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Thanks all. It was a rush! Best part is just feeling the validation that comes with a big find.


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Old 04-06-2019, 09:24 PM
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That is cool!
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Old 04-06-2019, 09:34 PM
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Beautiful coin,top of my bucket list..Congrats
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Old 04-06-2019, 09:40 PM
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Good to see that you were able to cross that one off your list.

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Old 04-06-2019, 11:14 PM
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Congrats on your first 2 cent!

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Old 04-06-2019, 11:24 PM
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Awesome find! Congrats

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Old 04-07-2019, 10:00 AM
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2 Centers are to me beautiful coins. Congrats on your first and now your oldest. Trapper

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Old 04-07-2019, 10:03 AM
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I really like those coins. Don't think I've ever dug one... Congrats

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Old 04-07-2019, 10:09 AM
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That is a very worthy find to read about...congrats!

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Old 04-07-2019, 10:29 AM
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Congradulations on finding the crazy hard to find 2 center .
Bigtime bucketlister !
Beutiful.

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Old 04-07-2019, 10:47 AM
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Very cool!! Something about digging old coins just makes the hobby that much more addictive! Especially old coins in as good of condition as yours!! Congrats!

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Excellent save! Seems those don't come up too often. Congrats.
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Old 04-07-2019, 06:33 PM
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Congratulations on your first!
Post it here:
http://metaldetectingforum.com/showt...ight=show+cent

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Old 04-07-2019, 06:35 PM
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Heck yeah! That's sharp

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