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#340622 - 06/08/09 06:06 PM found spanish silver coin
captjeff Offline
I was just down to my condo at royal palm my one of my friends sons a local kid found a coin dated 1819 it is a silver coin from spain about the size of a silver dollar .i know there where ship wrecks near and on the island ??anybody have any idea how it might have got to the island ? there are stories about ship wrecks .But i think a little to new?? for pirates or things like that /but there might be a chest or more of these things .. I checked on the vaule only worth $10 us .unless there are a ton more buried there ???maybe gold??maybe ? i know you might think this is a danny 2 story but i am not joking ..Any help would be helpful ..and yes the kid will turn the coin over to the proper authorites so he the 12 year old will not go to jail ..assuming he has not fled the counrty yet with the location map lol lol lol ..


Edited by captjeff (06/08/09 07:56 PM)
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#340631 - 06/08/09 07:21 PM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: captjeff]
SFJeff Offline
Captain!!!

...sorry to say that these are worthless and a waste of time.

I tell you what... have your son's friend show me exactly where he found this antiquated, useless coin and in return, I'll clean up the mess the Spanish left behind. In exchange, I'll also arrange for your son's friend (and any/all others that he has already divulged said location to) to enjoy a long, leisurely fishing trip far far far on the other side of the reef.



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#340639 - 06/08/09 07:47 PM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: SFJeff]
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You are to funny ,my friend .i know the spot, me you ,and my cuzin vinny bombatz will dig .but we need a picnic basket full of your world class award winning guava ribs ,lobster pizza ,and a few frozen margaritas for substenance to keep us going till the dig is over..lol..NOW YOU KNOW JEFF I AM ONLY KIDDING AS I DO NOT WANT TO BE INVOLED IN ARTIFACTS AND COIN STEALING ...NOT KIDDING ABOUT THE FOOD THAT I WANT...


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#340644 - 06/08/09 07:53 PM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: captjeff]
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Probably a 8 reales Spanish or Mexico silver coin.
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#340646 - 06/08/09 08:07 PM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: skippy]
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yes i think it was a 8 reales silver coin ,thanks skippy.so how did it get to sanpedro thats the million dollar question ?????
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#340647 - 06/08/09 08:16 PM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: captjeff]
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Somewhat common collector's coin. From a coin shop?
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#340678 - 06/09/09 02:31 AM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: skippy]
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DO NOT THINK SO??? BUT ANYTHING IS POSSABLE ..WILL TRY TO FIND OUT MORE INFO ...THANKS
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#340682 - 06/09/09 03:25 AM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: captjeff]
travelqueen Offline
Capt- whoops I left my coin at your place last time I was there!! Hold it for me, k? :P

And Jeff, bring the Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream!!!!! PLEEEEEEEEEEZ

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#340685 - 06/09/09 03:40 AM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: travelqueen]
captjeff Offline
what else can i do for you ...?????????????
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#340686 - 06/09/09 03:42 AM Re: found spanish silver coin [Re: captjeff]
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Hey when will you be down again.. soon? smile

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