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      deb replied to the thread Please help me restore this vesta.
      She's clean and beautiful
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      deb replied to the thread Any info on find.
      Now she's finished and all prettied up 🥰😁
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      deb replied to the thread Any info on find.
      She's nearly finished
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      deb replied to the thread Any info on find.
      Remember this little shela above. We thought it was copper or brass. Let's just say I'm beaming from ear to ear
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      deb reacted to The Green Wanderer's post in the thread Another relic with Like Like.
      Just my 2c but it could be a pocket watch or possibly a ladies brooch? Not sure if it's worth the effort but the flat spots on the edges...
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      deb replied to the thread Another relic.
      Good thought. Sounds good. There wasn't any other junk around though it was pretty trash free area. Mmmm by Joe I think we are getting...
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      deb replied to the thread Another relic.
      I looked at brooches but all the pins were set inside with c clamps. I looked at all the hinges on pocket watches. It's annoying as I...
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      deb replied to the thread Another relic.
      Would a pendulum have a flat piece either side? Would be a small clock. And was in the middle of the gold diggings
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      deb reacted to Nightjar's post in the thread Another relic with Like Like.
      Maybe a paper weight?
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      deb replied to the thread Another relic.
      There's two flat parts either side also it wasn't oxidised like brass or copper normally is
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      deb reacted to silver's post in the thread Another relic with Like Like.
      Only thing that comes to mind that size is a fob watch.
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      deb reacted to silver's post in the thread Another relic with Like Like.
      I'm glad that worked, it came up really nice. Maybe it is a resin that was inside and gave the button extra weight, as well as helping...
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      deb replied to the thread Another relic.
      So unfortunatley a chunk came out the back when cleaning. There is a solid silver metal underneath. Seems a bit big and heavy for a...
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      deb replied to the thread Another relic.
      Thankyou Silver on the tip with salt and vinegar. It gor all the gunk feom the top and I reckon turned out amazing feom what it was...
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      deb replied to the thread Another relic.
      Thanks silver. I tell ya this stuff is solid. I got a tiny tiny chisel and tapped around and it still won't budge. Will try soaking...
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