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Old 09-22-2019, 09:56 PM
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Hey everyone. Hope all are doing well. Just wanted to show you this sweet little piece of hammered silver I recovered tonight from my early river site Ive been working since last year. It took 13 cobs but I finally got one with a date. Thanks for looking
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Old 09-22-2019, 10:12 PM
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Amazing! Good hunting!

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Old 09-22-2019, 10:24 PM
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Congrats on an awesome find , 13 cobs is quite a feat !
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Old 09-22-2019, 11:42 PM
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Woah! Cool historical find, especially with a date... but thirteen?! It sounds like you're on some pretty good hunting grounds!

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Old 09-23-2019, 02:17 AM
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Hey everyone. Hope all are doing well. Just wanted to show you this sweet little piece of hammered silver I recovered tonight from my early river site Ive been working since last year. It took 13 cobs but I finally got one with a date. Thanks for looking
What ? *Only* 13 cobs ? Sshheesk, most of us would gladly take a single one. And suffer with no date. In over 40 yrs. of md'ing, I've only got one cob. And can only think of 3 or 4 found in the entire state of CA by md'rs. Doh !
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Old 09-23-2019, 05:47 AM
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13 Cobbís lol!!! Great find!


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That is an awesome find there!!!! Congrats!!!
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Old 09-23-2019, 09:26 AM
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congrats!!! awesome!!!!

the only cobs we find has corn on them....

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Old 09-23-2019, 09:33 AM
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Well, not bad. Congrats.

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Old 09-23-2019, 09:52 AM
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Thats amazing! Congrats on getting a date! Happy Hunting

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Old 09-23-2019, 09:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Tom_in_CA View post
What ? *Only* 13 cobs ? Sshheesk, most of us would gladly take a single one. And suffer with no date. In over 40 yrs. of md'ing, I've only got one cob. And can only think of 3 or 4 found in the entire state of CA by md'rs. Doh !
Tom, I just GOTTA....sick sick sick.

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Old 09-23-2019, 10:48 AM
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That is really an amazing find, thank you for sharing!

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Awesome find! Still looking for my first cob, is that a little cufflink next to it? Congrats!

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Awesome score man, those early cobs are tricky to get a clean one!

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Old 09-23-2019, 11:31 AM
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Very cool find and a high bucket list item for me
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Old 09-23-2019, 12:01 PM
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Fantastic! You donít get those up here. Even a date like that. Congrats
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Awesome find! Still looking for my first cob, is that a little cufflink next to it? Congrats!
Thanks and yes its a little paste stone button which amazingly looks to have a cob style cross inset behind the stone

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All those cobs! Congrats on getting one with a date. I can only dream!

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Old 09-23-2019, 01:35 PM
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Wow! That's awesome! So glad you finally got a date. I Wonder of the rest are that old or older?
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Old 09-23-2019, 02:33 PM
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WOW!! Fantastic find!!

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