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Old 08-07-2017, 08:11 PM
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This is the finds for this past weekend which included breaking into the 1700s and taking a walk for the first time. Plus largies and colonial relics are always fun.. The big copper is a King Louis XVI of France 12 Deniers minted in 1791. thanks for looking.
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Old 08-07-2017, 08:15 PM
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I'd say that quite a weekend! Nice work. Congrats.


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Old 08-08-2017, 01:12 AM
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WOW, very nice indeed!

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amazing finds!!! I'd love to find an ax like that to restore.

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Old 08-08-2017, 10:11 PM
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Man, those are cool coins and relics! Keep it up!

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Old 08-09-2017, 04:50 PM
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Nice Post and Great Hunt!!!!

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Old 08-12-2017, 03:05 PM
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It's a good feeling cracking into a new century... WTG!

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Nice look menagerie of finds!!!

Glad you are having a great year!

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