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Extraordinary coin in Jersey Hoard

A “mystery coin” has been found as part of work to reveal the secrets of the world’s largest Celtic coin hoard. The hoard of some 70,000 coins and jewellery pieces was unearthed by two metal detector hobbyists in 2012. Jersey Heritage conservator, Neil Mahrer, is working on separating the coins in full view of the…

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Jersey coin hoard extraction done in public

Work uncovering the mystery of the world’s largest hoard of Celtic coins will be the focal point of a new exposition at the Jersey Museum. Jersey Heritage Trust conservator Neil Mahrer and his crew will work inside a large glass room – on view to the public. The hoard was discovered by two metal detecting…

Articles | Celtic Coin Hoard

We have collated below three articles regarding the recent find of Celtic coins. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– So, Reg, how did it feel to find £10m? One man and his mate spent 30 years searching  for a hoard of hidden silver. JANE FRYER hears how they finally struck lucky Published by Daily Mail, written by Jane Fryer, Saturday…