Metal Detector Treasure Finds, Pictures and Stories

There are treasure hunters all over the world uncovering incredible finds with a metal detector. Whether you’re new to the hobby, or a seasoned pro, sharing the story behind each discovery is part of the fun and excitement. Check out these treasure finds and stories; some of which are from our very own customers!
What Will You Find?

MXT Finds Union Button

I am sending you two pictures of a beautiful patina union shield coat button, that I dug at a Union camp in Loudon, Tennessee with my White's MXT. It was about 6 to 7 inches deep, on the back of the button it reads "Waterbury Button Co." I wouldn't trade my White's MXT for any amount of money.
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  • The title of your story.
  • The story of how it happened.
  • What metal detector was used?
  • Up to 4 images of the find. Must be ".jpg" or ".jpeg" files.