More than 300 silver coins that are thought to be 1,000 years old have been unearthed in Poland Colorado woman uncovers nearly 3-carat diamond at Arkansas state park, in ‘find of a lifetime’ Michigan Man Discovers His Doorstop Actually a Meteorite Worth $100,000 A Michigan man recently learned that this 22-pound rock he used for decades as a
The fight over who will profit from the San Jose shipwreck and its precious cargo — thought to be worth between $4 billion and $17 billion — has dragged on for almost four decades during legal challenges and allegations of back-stabbing, international espionage and unbridled greed.
Explorers have found the wreck of a Russian Imperial Navy ship that was sunk 113 years ago and may contain $130 billion of gold bars and coins, according to news reports. Source: Sunken Imperial Russian warship may contain $130 billion of gold
A U.S. federal court has ruled that a shipwreck off Florida’s Atlantic coast is Captain Jean Ribault’s flagship, la Trinite, and it belongs to France, not the salvage company that found it in 2016. Source: US court rules shipwreck found off Florida coast is French flagship la Trinite which sank in 1565
You might be surprised to hear that a 50p in your purse could worth up to £5,000. The value of rare 50p coin can be measured on the scarcity index at changechecker.org Source: Valuable and rare versions of 50p coin revealed
[Link] Researchers located a pile of six cannons dating back to the 1700s, which may indicate that other treasures are nearby. Darrell Miklos, who led the team, will reveal the find during the latest episode of the Discovery Channel series “Cooper’s Treasure,” which airs on Friday at 9 p.m. ET.
Described as the most valuable U.S. nickel in existence, a rare nickel from 1913 is expected to sell for between $3 million and $5 million at auction. Source: A $5 million nickel? Extremely rare 1913 coin up for auction
A rare $5 coin from the California Gold Rush has been found in New England. Its owner thought it was fake but the coin is actually worth millions. It is one of four surviving pieces from 1854. Source: ‘Fake’ coin from California Gold Rush is actually worth millions