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11. 5. 2019 Air-raid shelter in Brno 11. 5. 2019

11. 5. 2019 Air-raid shelter in Brno

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A significant find was made during a long-term research carried out by archaeologists in Brno. Specifically, they focused on the site in Vídeňská Street, where they discovered a part of an air-raid shelter from the Second World War. It may have been intended for a nearby hospital.
10.5.1950 Celtic coins have been lying in the attic for 18 years 10. 5. 1950

10.5.1950 Celtic coins have been lying in the attic for 18 years

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The vessel full of Celtic-Dacific coins was discovered in 1950 by Jozef Drabant when he was ploughing a field in the village of Ptičie. He hid the treasure in the attic, where it was found eighteen years later. 237 coins were saved. Drabant's son received 20 crowns for each piece. Some thought he had become a millionaire...
9. 5. 2019 Rare axe decorated with silver 9. 5. 2019

9. 5. 2019 Rare axe decorated with silver

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The rare artefact was discovered three years ago by an unknown finder in the Hradec Králové region. It was an iron axe decorated with silver. Nothing similar had been found in the Czech Republic until then. The axe probably dates back to the Great Moravian period. The finder was rewarded with 60,000 crowns.
8.5.2002 574 coins found during excavation 8. 5. 2002

8.5.2002 574 coins found during excavation

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For almost 500 years it lay beneath the surface. It survived hundreds of years of the Hungarian monarchy and dozens of battles. This is about the treasure found by the brigade in the centre of the Slovak town of Michalovce. The depot contained 574 silver coins.
6. 5. 2017 Skeletons of fallen Hussite warriors

6. 5. 2017 Skeletons of fallen Hussite warriors

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Healed war wounds were discovered by scientists on skeletons in the ossuary in Žehuni. According to experts, they are warriors from the memorable Battle of Lipany, which took place in 1434.
3.5.2020 The sword of a Celtic warrior

3.5.2020 The sword of a Celtic warrior

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The sword of a Celtic warrior, which archaeologists discovered two years ago with the help of a metal detector near the settlement of Hradiště in the Chrudim region, had been lying underground for over 2,000 years. The weapon was approximately one metre long.
2.5.2021 Man turned in treasure, got half a million 2. 5. 2021

2.5.2021 Man turned in treasure, got half a million

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Last year, the Moravian-Silesian Region decided to reward a man who handed over a treasure trove of 2,231 rare coins. The finder was discovered by the depot in the Opava region. Experts estimated its value at CZK 1.5 million. The reward was 500 thousand crowns.
1. 5. 2019 Medieval sword from Ždánický les 1. 5. 2019

1. 5. 2019 Medieval sword from Ždánický les

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A massive medieval sword was discovered three years ago by a man using a metal detector in the Ždánice forest. The weapon dates back to the turn of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. It was probably a purely functional and practical weapon.

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