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More rare gold coins recovered in Andhra village

October 29th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 29 (IANS) Police in Andhra Pradesh's Mahabubnagar district Saturday recovered 73 more gold coins believed to be of Vijayanagara dynasty.With this, the number of gold coins recovered since ... Read more...

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Rare Roman Coins Discovered By Amateur

July 12th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An amateur treasure hunter armed with merely a metal detector has discovered Roman coins worth more than $1 million according to the latest reports from the ... Read more...

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Rare penny set to sell for $300,000

December 30th, 2009 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 30 (IANS) A Canadian penny is set to sell for more than $300,000. The penny, which is a rare vintage coin with the image of King George V, will be auctioned ... Read more...

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Largest-ever collection of coins from Bar-Kokhba revolt found in Jerusalem

September 10th, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 10 (ANI): The largest cache of rare coins ever found in a scientific excavation from the period of the Bar-Kokhba revolt of the Jews against the Romans has been discovered ... Read more...

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Coimbatore hosts extraordinary numismatics exhibition

August 6th, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Jehova G Coimbatore, Aug.6 (ANI): Over 50 participants from different parts of the country recently participated in a national numismatic exhibition which had coins dating from the first century B.C till ... Read more...

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Illegal excavation continues at archaeological sites in Mardan

April 28th, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by admin
Peshawar, Apr 28 (ANI): Illegal excavation, which has already destroyed at two least two Budhist sites and a monastery, continues in Mardan in North West Frontier Province (NWFP) unabatedly .Groups of ... Read more...

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Rare coins fetch over Rs.400,000

March 16th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, March 16 (IANS) Rare coins dating back to the Kushana period (2-4th century AD) went under the hammer for Rs.421,000 (over $10,000) at an auction here. The collection went to Sandeep ... Read more...

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Orissa boy collects 40,000 coins and notes!

November 14th, 2007 - 8:33 am ICT by admin

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