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The Metal Detecting Bible : Helpful Tips, Expert Tricks and Insider Secrets for Finding Hidden Treasures

By: Brandon Neice

Price: $27.95

Publisher: USA, Ulysses Press: 2016

Seller ID: 9781612435275

ISBN: 1612435270

Condition: New


THE ULTIMATE A-TO-Z GUIDE REVEALING EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO BECOME A METAL DETECTING EXPERT Nothing is as thrilling as finding cool (and often valuable) stuff right under your feet. So grab this guide and get ready to dig up more and more finds. Packed with helpful information on making your search successful and exciting, The Metal Detecting Bible serves up step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and useful photos that can turn you into a professional treasure hunter. From quick-start tips for novices to insider secrets for the most experienced hobbyists, this hands-on guide is the u... View more info

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Metal Detecting For Gold in Australia [Fifth Edition] *** Temporarily Out of Stock ***

By: Douglas M. Stone

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Australia, Outdoor Press: 2011

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 9780959639261

ISBN: 0959639268

Condition: New


Douglas M Stones Metal Detecting for Gold in Australia is packed with Goldfield Maps for NSW, VIC, SA, NT, QLD and WA. This full colour hard cover book contains over 400 pages of information on detector types, prospecting methods and maps of all the major Australian gold fields. A must for prospecting enthusiasts! View more info

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Coin and Relic Detecting in Australia

By: Douglas M. Stone

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Australia, Outdoor Press: 2016

Seller ID: 9780959639247

ISBN: 0959639241

Condition: New


Treasure! Coin and relic hunting has come of age. No longer is treasure hunting the realm of the get-rich-quick fringe and the bad reputation associated with the destruction of historic sites. Metal detectors are now recognised as sophisticated detection tools that can distinguish precious metals from surrounding soils and rubbish. This ensures minimum disturbance to the search area. This guide has been designed to enable you to identify your finds and put them into context within Australia's evolving history. We describe the specialist metal detectors which will help to detect valuable c... View more info

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Pocket Edition Jackson's Hallmarks : English, Scottish, Irish Silver and Gold Marks from 1300 to the Present Day [Second Edition]

By: Ian Pickford

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, ACC Art Books: 2015

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9781851497751

ISBN: 1851497757

Condition: New


Since first published in 1991 Pocket Jackson's, as it is most often called, has enjoyed enormous success and is constantly rated as a best seller in the Arts and Antiques category. During the last twenty three years important developments have taken place in the Hallmarking system. Most notably the introduction within Europe of a universally accepted system of marking has lead not only to the addition of new marks, but also, to a change of status of several historic marks. This edition brings up to the present day all the date letters and commemorative marks. It also includes the recently intr... View more info

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Miller's Antiques Marks

By: Judith Miller

Price: $12.95

Publisher: UK, Miller's: 2013

Seller ID: 9781845337988

ISBN: 9781845337988

Condition: New


Whether you are buying at auction, flea market or antique shop this is the book you need to identify and date what you find. More than 6,000 marks are organized for quick, at-a-glance reference with full-colour sections on silver, Sheffield plate, bronze figures, ceramics, glass, costume jewellery, toys and dolls. About the Author: Judith Miller began collecting in the 1960s while a student at Edinburgh University in Scotland. She has since extended and reinforced her knowledge of antiques through international research, becoming one of the world's leading experts in the field. In 1979 she co... View more info

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The Book of Old Silver : English, American, Foreign

By: Seymour B. Wyler

Price: $34.99

Publisher: USA, Skyhorse Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 9781620872116

ISBN: 1620872110

Condition: New


The art of silversmithing dates back to centuries ago, and its history is an interesting and intricate one, but even Old Silver connoisseurs aren’t familiar with all of the customs, laws, regulations, and fashions of the past. First published in 1937, The Book of Old Silver thoroughly chronicles the fascinating history of the art of this precious metal, starting in England, which produced more fine silver than any other country and ignited the craft’s greatest flowering. Did you know the word “Sterling” originates from a band of immigrant Germans, the Easterlings, who were called on ... View more info