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8.5.2002 574 coins found during excavation 8. 5. 2002

8.5.2002 574 coins found during excavation

Viky
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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.
He discovered a cache of Viking silver coins in a field

He discovered a cache of Viking silver coins in a field

Viky
4304 2
The Finnish metal detectorist Oskari Heikkilä was very happy to discover Viking silver coins in the field. There were a total of twelve pieces, some of them apparently used as jewellery. They date back to the 10th century.
4/13/2016 He got 108,000 for a jug with 284 coins

4/13/2016 He got 108,000 for a jug with 284 coins

Viky
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The reward of 108 thousand crowns was given to the forester who found the treasure near Ujčov in the Žďár region. Specifically, he discovered a jug of 284 coins. He preserved it in an exemplary manner and handed it over to the Museum of the Highlands in Jihlava. The region decided to receive 80,000 more than it is legally entitled to.
30.3.2014 A pot full of silver denarii

30.3.2014 A pot full of silver denarii

Viky
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Two thousand denarii were found eight years ago by Tomáš Kašpar from Dvůr Králové. The treasure was hidden in a clay jug, but it was broken. The finder discovered the depot in a meadow and reported it honestly.
25 Mar 2020 Over 7000 coins in the meadow 25. 3. 2020

25 Mar 2020 Over 7000 coins in the meadow

Viky
3290 5
Two years ago, an unknown finder picked up coins in a meadow near Vysoká near Jevíčko. He summoned archaeologists to the site, who thoroughly searched the soil. The depot eventually contained over 7,000 coins from the 16th and 17th centuries.
19 Mar 2007 Treasure of 545 Celtic coins 19. 3. 2007

19 Mar 2007 Treasure of 545 Celtic coins

Viky
4508 1
Fifteen years ago, archaeologists discovered the remains of a large farm in the French village of Laniscat, which had been in operation since the third century BC. They subsequently unearthed 545 Celtic coins made by the Gauls.
Dog in Poland unearths unique depot of medieval coins

Dog in Poland unearths unique depot of medieval coins

GM4PRO
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Near the town of Wałbrzych in south-western Poland, a dog found a large set of thin, single-sided medieval coins from the 13th century - well-preserved bractes. According to experts, this is the first such find in the last 100 years.
Cooperating detectorist finds rare hoard of Roman coins from Constantine's reign

Cooperating detectorist finds rare hoard of Roman coins from Constantine's reign

GM4PRO
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A hoard of more than 1,000 coins from the first half of the 4th century was found in Bubendorf in northern Switzerland. They were discovered by a detectorist - a volunteer collaborator of the local museum, Mr. Daniel Lüdin. The coins were lying in a ceramic pot at a shallow depth. The experts picked them up in situ so that they could examine them in laboratory conditions and obtain as much information as possible. Treasures from the 4th century are very rare.

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