Monday, March 21, 2011

$500,000 Roman Coin Hoard, Iron Age Gold to Stay in United Kingdom

One of the largest hauls of Roman coins ever to be found in Britain and a hoard of exquisitely decorated Iron Age gold neck ornaments unearthed in Scotland are to be saved for the nation.

Both national treasures were in danger of being sold to private collectors and may have disappeared abroad if museums had not been able to raise money to secure them.

But funds donated through . . .

Full story at: Yahoo News UK

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