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RS Yeman 2019 has it at MS-60 or MS-63 $400 to $700.

Find of a lifetime!!!! Stuff like this keeps me hunting. You just never, never know what the next dig will reveal.



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A couple of days ago I returned to a late 18th century homestead that has been disappointing in the past. I've always felt like there was something good to be found around the house, but the best I co

The more I hold it the more magical it seems, No wonder why gold has fascinated us humans for thousands of years.  It truly is a strange feeling when finding something like that, It kinda takes you ba

Great find!!! Gold coins have always eluded me. I've found a fair number of gold rings but no gold coins. I think I'd react the same way you did if I ever find one 🙄. As for the house coming down, may

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I've never dared to entertain the possibility of finding a gold coin, but right here is proof that it can happen.

Congratulations on a great find.  If it were me, I would go back and make sure I covered every inch of that place twice.

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On 5/29/2020 at 8:39 PM, Joe D. said:

Wow, phenomenal coin! Actual value pales in comparison! That's a keeper! The condition is stellar! Look's like it just dropped out of the mint bag!

And yeah, i would keep hunting there!! It may have friends! Like a 1911 D!!💰👍👍

PS. Hope the thumb is OK!

If not, i will give you one of mine!! 👍(for the coin)!🤣


On 5/30/2020 at 1:25 AM, dogodog said:

I didn't think I would find coin like that in my entire life and at that site. Sadly the old place is slated for demo and will be replace with the typical modern  crap houses. I was surprised at the price of the coin also, seems to be worth only gold weight. But man it sure is a pretty little coin. Maybe today I'll find its big brother Ha Ha Ha.

Don't be concerned with those prices- that is a priceless find. You could buy one but it would never be worth the one you found. Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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2 hours ago, Dances With Doves said:

It is like getting a hole in one in golf  ,you won't  get paid for it but you won't  forget it.At least you get free food at the gold coin club lodge.

True but I'd happily trade my only hole in one for another gold coin! 😄😉

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Congratulations on the MD'rs holy grail "hole in one".   A gold coin.  You are now officially a "stud-muffin" :)     Welcome to the club.

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I want to thank all of you guy's for the words of congrats!!! I haven't been looking at posts due to a giant oak tree that hit part of my house during a wind storm. So I've been trying to put everything back in order and hope to have some more time to get out detecting soon. Thanks all

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I just saw this... holy cow and congrats on a dream find!!!!  Wow!!!

Sorry about the oak tree, but glad no one was hurt (hopefully).

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On 7/8/2020 at 7:00 PM, dogodog said:

I haven't been looking at posts due to a giant oak tree that hit part of my house during a wind storm.

A few things... A big congratulations on the gold coin. It's a beauty!

About that oak tree.. I'd stay away from any chainsaws for awhile until your thumb heals up. 😁

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That's why we all do this crazy hobby. Huge congrats, dogodog...thanks for sharing this!!!

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