Thursday, June 28, 2012

$15 Million Treasure Found with Metal Detector

After a search that spanned three decades, two amateur treasure hunters have uncovered the biggest ever hoard of Iron Age silver and gold coins in the UK -- weighing a full ton and valued at $15 million.

Reg Mead and Richard Miles found the stash using a high powered metal detector called a deepseeker.

What they discovered was a large block of clay containing 30,000 to 50,000 gold and silver coins dating from . . .

Read more at Fox News

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