Saturday, January 20, 2007

Antique coins found in Hue rivers (VietNamNet, Vietnam)

VietNamNet Bridge – For the past several years, beside ceramic works, fishermen have found a large number of antique coins in rivers in Hue and sold them to antique money collectors.

Most of the coins are made of copper and zinc. There are sometimes gold and silver coins that were minted for award purposes rather than to be used on the market. . . .

Full story at:
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/lifestyle/2007/01/654890/

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