View Full Version : Help ID Cobb piece...

05-08-2007, 09:50 PM
Posted By: <b>Dave S</b><p>Anyone have any ideas on this? Appears to be an old watch fob, measures 1 3/8" diameter and center has a celluloid-like disc of Cobb. Back is heavily tarnished and there is TINY writing alond the perimeter...due to the tarnish, the only thing I can get with fair certainty is "PAT. APRIL"...can't make the year or company name (don't think it's ELASTICA as some I've seen)...any ideas?<img src="http://www.network54.com/Realm/tmp/1178588990.JPG">

05-08-2007, 09:59 PM
Posted By: <b>anthony</b><p>my guess would be some type of medal display piece. picture if you will, that piece hanging from a small piece of ribbon with a pin back to pin it to your jacket/shirt while watching the game...neat item

05-11-2007, 07:49 PM
Posted By: <b>Denny</b><p>Dave, <br /><br />Take a piece of paper, lay it over the area you can't read(because it's worn down). Then use a pencil side ways and go over the area to see if any letters or #'s can be lifted out! <br /><br />Might work!?<br /><br />Life's Grand,<br />Denny Walsh