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?

Right in the Middle of Nowhere

Did some research and found a new sight. There was some brick and a little pottery so I looked for the high points on the field.

Pulled a few buttons and then got a monster signal on the CTX 3030 in the middle of nowhere in this field.

I dug a really big plug and scooped the soil out. When I saw it, I thought it was an old can lid and then noticed the reeded edge.

My eyes couldn't believe what they were seeing! I cleaned it with some water in the field and was shocked it was a Morgan silver dollar with date 1879.

Didn't think I would ever find one. Thanks Minelab for making such an excellent machine.

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  • Your first and last name.
  • 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.