U.M.C Co New Club

I just found a shotgun top while metal detecting. It say UMC Co New Club No 12. Are these things old and do they have value?

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Brian,

Welcome to the Forum.

The UMC New Club line dates from about 1892 and UMC headstamps transitioned to REM-UMC or other like combinations after around 1912 with the joining of Remington and Union Metallic Cartridge companies.

A dug shotshell head would likely have very little monetary value but these types of finds can be interesting none the less.

Dave

Wow that’s old! Thanks for the info