Saw someones findings on reddit

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06-05-2013, 11:44 PM
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Saw someones findings on reddit
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I had to share this with you all. This person found these "52,503 bronze and silver Roman coins in a ceramic pot" with a metal detector. Source: http://www.reddit.com/r/pics/comments/1f...ronze_and/

http://imgur.com/goEd1GE

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06-07-2013, 01:17 AM
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This is the "Frome Hoard", found a few years ago. More information and more pictures here!
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-...splay.html

They speculate it might have been a votive offering, but I can't picture anyone carrying that to the temple Happy I bet it was someone's life savings, carefully hidden away in a very nondescript pot.

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