Help With What I Think Maybe A Roman Coin ...Can Anyone Help ID Please

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Help With What I Think Maybe A Roman Coin ...Can Anyone Help ID Please

Post by ritchierich9 » Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:33 pm

Hi Can anyone please help identify what i think is a coin from these photo's please. I went out for a couple of hours detecting on tuesday 18th Sept for a couple of hours using my Garrett AT Max. The grass on the field where i was hoping to detect turned out to be too long for detecting but i noticed that along the edge of the treelike adjacent to the field there was a strip of shorter grass about 10 feet wide so i decided to detect that as i was already there. after finding a few bottle tops and ring pulls i got a signal of about high 50s and dug down about 5 inches and found what i think is a coin (not in good condition) but has some detail on it. The coin ? is an inch in width . Thsettings i was using were 35 discrimination at full sensitivity and a threshold of -9 and in the zero mode. I would be grateful if it's at all possible to get some id on the object ....thank you
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Re: Help With What I Think Maybe A Roman Coin ...Can Anyone Help ID Please

Post by Allectus » Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:41 pm

Not a Roman coin, it looks a lot like lead.

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Re: Help With What I Think Maybe A Roman Coin ...Can Anyone Help ID Please

Post by Blackadder43 » Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:42 pm

Hiya and welcome to the forum
Hopefully someone will be along soon with an ID for you
With the scale, it is often better with a visual scale for coins, this thread here has many downloadable scales that you can print out for free, very usefull

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Re: Help With What I Think Maybe A Roman Coin ...Can Anyone Help ID Please

Post by alloverover » Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:51 pm

lead bullet proberbly .22 bullet, splattered ::g

Just fully read your post, at an inch its a larger caliber than .22...….still a splattered bullet though ::g

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Re: Help With What I Think Maybe A Roman Coin ...Can Anyone Help ID Please

Post by fred » Thu Sep 20, 2018 8:19 pm

alloverover wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:51 pm
lead bullet proberbly .22 bullet, splattered ::g

Just fully read your post, at an inch its a larger caliber than .22...….still a splattered bullet though ::g
Fraid so. ::g :D
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