Real-Life Indiana Joneses Use Hotel Ashtray To Date When Ancient Artefacts Were Looted

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The items given by the family in Spain are seen in Mexico facilities in an undated picture. They are kept by the INAH in the Museum of Templo Mayor. (Gerardo Torres-INAH/Newsflash)

Experts tracking a collection of more than 2,000 ancient Mexican treasures have been helped by five-cent coins and a hotel ashtray stashed with them. Officials from the Mexican National Institute…

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Cops Bust EUR 80K Crooks Selling Fake QE II Gold Coins

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After months of investigations three men were arrested in Cologne on 2th of June 2022, and police seized 19 fake gold coins. (Polizeiprasidium Koln/Newsflash)

Fraud police have busted scammers suspected of selling fake Canadian 'Maple Leaf' gold coins with the face of Queen Elizabeth on them. The fraudsters are said to have conned buyers…

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Treasure Trove Of 1,200 Ancient Roman Coins Found By Amateur Archaeologist May Have Been Sacrifice To The Gods

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The coins which were made during the reign of Constantine the Great (AD 306-337) show portraits of the emperor and his relatives in the front. (Rahel C. Ackermann, Inventar der Fundmunzen Schweiz (IFS)/Newsflash)

An amateur archaeologist has found this huge treasure trove of over 1,200 priceless, ancient Roman coins dating back to the 4th Century AD and the reign of Emperor Constantine the…

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Starving Badger Finds Exceptional Treasure Trove Of Over 200 Roman Coins While Foraging For Food

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Badger found 209 Roman coins from the third century, in a Spanish cave. (CONSEJERIA DE CULTURA DEL PRINCIPADO DE ASTURIAS/CEN)

Experts believe that a starving badger foraging for food unearthed this "exceptional" treasure trove of over 200 Roman coins, the largest such find ever unearthed in northern Spain. The remarkable…

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Record Ancient Artefact Bust In Turkish Capital Ankara With Nearly 17,000 Coins And 400 Historical Items Seized By Cops

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The largest historical artefact capture at one time, including 16,398 coins and 399 pieces of historical jewellery belonging to the Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk and Ottoman periods, were seized in Ankara, Turkey on 9th January 2022. (Newsflash)

Turkish police have carried out their largest ever ancient artefact bust in the capital Ankara, seizing 16,398 coins and 399 other historical items dating back to the Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk…

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Hoard Of 5,600 Silver Coins From Roman Empire 2000 Years Ago Discovered In Germany

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The silver treasure found by urban archeology. (Andreas Brucklmair, KMA/Newsflash)

A hoard of 5,600 silver coins from the Roman Empire dating back nearly 2,000 years have been unearthed in Germany. The Augsburg Art Collections and Museum said in a statement…

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Over 6,000 Silver Coins From The Middle Ages Found During Farm Renovation

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Half shillings that were found among the 6000 coins at the construction site in Austria. (Michael Maritsch/Newsflash)

Over 6,000 silver coins from the late Middle Ages have been discovered during a renovation project on a farm in Austria. The discovery took place in the village of Rainbach…

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Two Diving Enthusiasts Chance Upon One Of Largest Troves Of Roman Coins Ever Found Off Spanish Coast

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A close up shot of the gold Roman coins found off the coast of Spain.

Two diving enthusiasts have chanced upon a handful of gold coins off the coast of Spain, which has turned out to be one of the largest collections of Roman coins…

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Czech Mans Dog Finds Hundreds Of King Wenceslas Silver Coins

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The clay jar with coins from the 14th century found by the female dog Masa in Usti in Vsetin District in the Czech Republic.

Czech archaeologists have unveiled what they are hailing as one of the most significant finds in the country's recent history of a clay pot containing hundreds of King Wenceslas silver…

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700 Ancient Coins And Statues Of Gods Among Treasure From Once Bustling Shopping Area In Egypts Graeco Roman Capital Alexandria

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Remains of a residential and commercial suburb dating back to the Graeco-Roman era were discovered in Alexandria, Egypt.

Archaeologists have discovered 700 ancient coins, amulets and marble statues of gods among numerous other treasures in the old Egyptian capital during the Graeco-Roman era, Alexandria. The find took place…

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