Skip to product information
1 of 3

Collector Bookstore

Discovering Virginia's Colonial Artifacts by Bill Dancy

Discovering Virginia's Colonial Artifacts by Bill Dancy

Regular price $64.99 USD
Regular price $59.00 USD Sale price $64.99 USD
Sale Sold out

At last! A comprehensive book that doubles as both a how-to manual as well as a colonial artifact encyclopedia that will benefit not only the serious digger and collector of early artifacts, but also provide a valuable resource for metal detecting enthusiasts of all ages and interests. Through his extensive field study of colonial Virginia sites, author Bill Dancy guides the reader through the equipment, tools and personal items utilized by the early settlers that helped forge a new nation.

Topics in this richly illustrated volume include:

  • Artifact identification
  • Research methods
  • Artifact recovery
  • Metal detecting tips
  • How to locate sites
  • Search strategies
  • Using a probe
  • Building and using a sifter
  • Cleaning and preservation
  • And more, including nearly 1,000 full color photographs
View full details
  • Discovering Virginia's Colonial Artifacts: A Comprehensive Guide to Recovery, Identification and Preservation

    Bill Dancy


  • Binding: Hard Cover

    Copyright: 2017

    Pages: 393

    Size: 8.75 x 11.25 in.

    Condition: New

About us

Collector Bookstore is a leading specialty retailer of price guides and reference books to inform and educate collectors and professionals in the antiques and collectors markets. Our customers include individual collectors, dealers, appraisers, auctioneers & other industry professionals.