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A major bucket lister! Big shiny OLD!

October 30, 2021 09:23PM avatar
At my go-to spot as always, and I’ve trekked very far from the original house site. I stumbled across another wheatie, a nice old flower button, a musket ball, and then I got a screaming 33-34 on the equinox 800. Running it in park 1 mode with the stock coil. I FaceTimed my friend in Ohio, and said “hey listen to this signal!” He replied that it could be a large cent ringing up that high. I said I hope it was a silver half dollar. I dug my target while he watched, and sure enough it was a silver half. I started yelling out in joy, and then I saw lady libertys head and arm and knew I had a seated. My buddy and I were absolutely blown away! I ran half a mile back to my truck, and poured water on her to clean her up. 1861 seated half. She’s been hit by the plow a couple times in her life, but I couldn’t be happier. A silver half was high on my list, and I never expected a seated half!

Maybe it is time to add a gold coin to the bucket list with this luck! 3rd seated coin found this year (1890 from a sidewalk, 1845 half dime from here in the spring), 4th one from my families place. (1866 dime, 1890 dime, 1845 half dime). Really hope there’s some more relics out there!
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A major bucket lister! Big shiny OLD! Attachments

Jadon_PDX 118 October 30, 2021 09:23PM

Big and shiny and OLD!

UtahRich 39 November 02, 2021 08:31AM

I guess I ought to beat UtahRich to this acknowledgement .....

Monte 48 November 02, 2021 06:49AM

Putting on the Uniform

UtahRich 53 November 02, 2021 08:48AM

Color me impressed....and a bit jelous!

zincoln 53 November 01, 2021 10:32AM

Wow, nice!! N/T

kac 27 October 31, 2021 09:48PM

So I joined Jadon today... Attachments

exploregon 70 October 31, 2021 06:48PM

2 Reale Spanish Silver

UtahRich 25 November 02, 2021 08:19AM

Re: So I joined Jadon today...

OregonGregg 41 November 01, 2021 08:21AM

Congratulations to you as well, Chris. smileys with diet Dr. Pepper float

Monte 34 October 31, 2021 11:28PM

Re: Congratulations to you as well, Chris. smileys with diet Dr. Pepper float

exploregon 39 October 31, 2021 11:57PM

'Thanks' for the added info. Appreciated. N/T

Monte 30 November 01, 2021 02:52AM

Re: So I joined Jadon today...

Utmike 49 October 31, 2021 07:22PM

Re: So I joined Jadon today... Attachments

Jadon_PDX 63 October 31, 2021 07:21PM

Sweet! N/T

NWCindy 30 October 31, 2021 05:16PM

Well done Jadon, Congratulations!!! N/T

Timbertodd 36 October 31, 2021 01:56PM

Re: Sweet find Mr Congrats! N/T

Kickindirt 29 October 31, 2021 11:53AM

One of the most elusive, congrats!!

Utmike 53 October 31, 2021 09:56AM

Congrats

OregonGregg 39 October 31, 2021 09:10AM

thumbs upsmiling bouncing smileysmileys with diet Dr. Pepper float CONGRATULATIONS !!!

Monte 43 October 31, 2021 12:59AM

Great job Jadon! N/T

exploregon 29 October 31, 2021 06:17PM



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