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Hoard of Roman coins discovered


March 23rd, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) More than 30,000 silver Roman coins have been found by archaeologists at the site of a new city-centre hotel in Britain.The hoard, believed to date from ... Read more...

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Physicists use ion beams to detect art forgery


January 22nd, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) Nuclear physicists are using accelerated ion beams to pinpoint the age and origin of material used in pottery, painting, metalwork and other art. The results of ... Read more...

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Rare US Gold Coins Found In London Garden


October 19th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A total of 80 rare gold coins from the US was found in an East London garden today. The coins were discovered in Hackney ... Read more...

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52,000 Roman coins discovered in England


July 12th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Somerset, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Over 52,000 Roman coins worth about $1 million have been discovered by an amateur treasure hunter. He found the coins buried at a field using a ... Read more...

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52,000 Roman Coins Discovered In Southwestern Britain


July 12th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A hospital chef, Dave Crisp has discovered 52,000 Roman coins while looking for metal objects in a field close to Frome, in southwestern ... 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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Treasure hunter finds 52,000 Roman coins


July 10th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) An amateur treasure hunter has found over 52,000 Roman coins, worth at least $1 million, buried in a field in southwestern Britain, the British Museum said Saturday. Dave Crisp, ... Read more...

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Kerala’s ancient glory revealed, but creators untraced (Letter From Kerala)


March 18th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
By B.R.P. Bhaskar Thiruvananthapuram, March 18 (IANS) A multi-disciplinary project launched three years ago has yielded archaeological evidence of Kerala's ancient glory. The official establishment plans to exploit the find to boost tourism ... Read more...

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Roman temple from 4th century discovered in Tuscany


October 22nd, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, October 22 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a Roman temple dating from the fourth century AD inside the Maremma Park, located in the central Italian region of Tuscany.According to a report in ... 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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World’s largest haul of ancient coins restored


July 15th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, July 15 (ANI): The world's largest haul of ancient coins, which was discovered in Rome, has been restored.The 108,000 Roman coins were found by chance in Libya in 1981, but were ... Read more...

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New analytical technique to recognize archaeological material and fake masterpieces


July 2nd, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Dutch researcher Laurens van der Maaten has developed a new analytical technique that enables the computer to recognize archaeological material and fake works of art.According to a report ... Read more...

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6,000 Roman Age copper alloy coins declared a treasure trove


November 3rd, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): One of the largest deposits of Roman coins ever found in Wales, UK, which consists of nearly 6,000 copper alloy coins, has been declared a treasure trove.According ... Read more...

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Archaeology student unearths Roman remains in a Yorkshire garden


November 19th, 2007 - 7:11 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 19 (ANI): An archaeology student has found remains of a pot dating back to the Roman era, in the garden of his home in the Holme-on-Spalding Moor area of Yorkshire, ... Read more...

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