mrcolorz

Maine

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Rifleman' Hand-Book...Original price 2.00  Paid 2.00 REPRINT - Booksin Books
First metal detecting of season 
23 inch high...unknown maker - Lampsin Lamps
Like if you remember these... - Telephonesin Telephones
Very scarce sardine can lid..... - Advertisingin Advertising
Necklace either junk or early...found near Greek god pendant - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Second day dig...Needs Identifying Greek God with dragon on top of helmet - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Day of digging...Before deep freeze 
Model T Vulcanizer after Rust Blaster..... - Classic Carsin Classic Cars
Good Shadow Box  Piece...Dump dig... - Toysin Toys

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  1. Thanks scott...should have realized about staples.....makes sense to me now...
  2. looks like a tax stamp on it not sure...Nice do not clean looks more like a buckle
  3. Nice pocket watch...Looks like French soldiers, prob contemporary with the piece, is the dial handpainted?...Not for sure, maybe Joseph Gilbert was the artist...I'd research until you find out, might ...
  4. Clock Infirmary...Ellsworth Maine German clockmaker Felix
  5. Allen&Ginter first established 1865...I think Topps Company own them now, as I buy modern Allen&Ginter Cards..and they also had cards in the 19th century, if you search Allen Ginter, it will give you ...
  6. Live in Ellsworth Maine...Nice pedal car...Have any land to metal detect on?
  7. At one time it had a handphone hanging, and a metal bracket on bottom, and just the square box. The only reason I know, is because at a local antique store they have one in the basement, which before...
  8. Happy New Year!!! to you all
  9. It has a silvery look to it and copper back
  10. Send it to Beckett, and get it graded...No second thoughts about it. it will be slabbed and correctly identified. The error will either hurt the card or make it more valuable.
  11. WikipediaS NOW GLOBES...In the united states the first snow globe may have been this one...Joseph Garaja convinced Novelty Poool ornaments to manufacture a fish version under water in 1929..Good Luck ...
  12. Think I will get it bead blasted, and powdered..
  13. Not much first glance... look for any pottery, and move stuff around...Medicine bottles with writing...The pvc piping coming out of wall tells me someone has been there, prob before you purchased the ...
  14. Not much first glance... look for any pottery, and move stuff around...Medicine bottles with writing...The pvc piping coming out of wall tells me someone has been there, prob before you purchased the ...
  15. Thank You!
  16. Hi nice! Follow me also.
  17. I am thinking 50's 60's...prob will clean as the patina is not natural being it was in the ground
  18. There is a plaque on the tree that reads it was planted in 1865...The day Lincoln was assasinated, the plaque is bronze...I think it was a pocket spill........
  19. or a oak tree shilling
  20. Massachussetts...New England 1652 Pine tree shilling...You can Google
  21. Join me on Facebook...Ellsworth Maine History Detectives...
  22. 1652 oak or pine tree shilling prob a copy...Nice
  23. Yes it is a replica...many on Ebay right now...Kellogg & co, is what you search...
  24. Not sure if you noticed Kellogg & Co on the headband of the token...I think it is a trade token...
  25. Hi...Join me on Facebook...Ellsworth Maine History Detectives...
  26. 99 percent sure it is a Bradley & Hubbard...1500.00 on a good day.
  27. Looks like a Bradley & Hubbard...Should be makers mark under shade by switch
  28. Looks like same same style as Roycroft period ...Arts and crafts period...as far as letters. Do not know if date is contemporary with the piece
  29. Looks like some sort of cob coin(pirate)...1600's...Should compare to others you can find...otherwise quite common...I have one made from lead...mine was cleaned, ruined the value...Never sell anythin...
  30. Depending if it is genuine or not, will determine value...You can see examples on Ebay...I learned some are carved from rock crystal...and alot will depend on the artist...
  31. William Hathaway...U.S. Senator maine...Father Gorham
  32. Hi Packrat place used to live in Houston, running out of finds here in maine...
  33. Hey Packrat-place...gona come your way one day and pick with you!
  34. Nice! wouldn't scrap it though
  35. Do not still have...working on finding more...found halves of ones...Sorry didnt get your message until now
  36. Hi, nice find...Keep doing research on button...Not sure.
  37. Hi, my name is Bill and please add me to your will!
  38. Goose Point Road Ellsworth Maine.. Elderly people die and the new generations either try to sell or get arogant and throw it over the hill , or put it by road for free. I have found plenty of stuff fo...
  39. Top left nickle plated, still cannot decipher...Thaanks for your help.
  40. Just don't make them like they used too!
  41. If you put a penny on a electric stove on the coil it will drip out zinc and leave just the shell you have pictured there. Or by other heat source
  42. Nice, maybe you should have center stone tested for diamond...looks like mourning jewelery. Email me at mrcolorz@live.com
  43. Yes tops uscrew...
  44. Thanks ROBinHawaii, I have seen and had the same exp. with coins like these, you are correct, and it also makes them worthless, just 25 cents
  45. Thank You
  46. Hi, Packrat...Coincidental, I found these the other day...They are O.K. Amusement tokens...which you can google...believe they are early 1900, with a ebay value of 7-8 dollars each...Although ours cam...
  47. This message for kimjcmurphy
  48. Def.....Yes, keep looking around...worth about 15.00 -25.00 each...If there are these aroud i would give it a long hard look...i would bring my metal detector there!
  49. Hi, yard sale in Maine $3.00.
  50. Nice dovetail jointing...Do not clean!
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