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Viking silver treasure hoard worth £1m unearthed after 1,000 years

Viking Silver jewelry: The highlight of the collection is an intricately carved silver cup, estimated to be worth more than £200,000. It contains 617coins and various silver fragments, ingots and rings. Some of the pieces were from as far away as Afghanistan. The treasure is believed to have belonged to a rich Viking who buried it during the unrest following the conquest of the Viking kingdom of Northumbria in 927 by the Anglo-Saxon king Athelstan. The hoard was purchased by 2 British…

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A wonderful site and the best part its FREE yes FREE you dont have to buy a book to find out the values of your old coins.

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A fun game to teach COIN VALUES. Simply roll the dice (once per turn) and take that number of pennies. As often as possible exchange 5 pennies for 1 nickel, 2 nickels for 1 dime, 2 dimes and 1 nickel for 1 qtr., and 4 qtrs. for the $1 bill. The first one to $1 wins the game. Perfect for some Kinders and most 1st graders.

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That'll cost a pretty penny: Biggest coin ever made with legal value of £1,000 made of 1kg of solid gold set to sell for £65,000

That'll cost a pretty penny: Biggest coin ever made with legal value of £1,000…

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U.S. Mint American Eagle Coins – Bullion Sales for Week Ending October 17, 2014 - The Coin Values Blog

Anatomy of a Coin shows the places of importance on the coin to make it rare and valuable.

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