Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Celtic Coins from Buried Treasure Depicted on New Postage Stamps

The second issue in Jersey Post's postage stamp series entitled 'Archaeology' will be issued on 30th August 2011. Featured are various coins which form part of the hoard of 2500 Celtic coins and pieces of jewellery which were unearthed by a farmer on his land at Le Catillon in Grouville, Jersey in 1957.

The coins are all on display at Jersey's La Hougue Bie Museum . . .

Stamp details at: Jersey Post

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