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Mediterranean Coins near Israel - > 1000 years

  1. Feb 19, 2015 #1

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    Scuba Divers Discover (by Chance) 'Priceless' Gold Coins in Israel
    https://gma.yahoo.com/scuba-divers-discover-priceless-gold-coins-israel-173801909--abc-news-topstories.html [Broken]

     
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  3. Feb 20, 2015 #2
    It's always coins and not an invaluable book :D
     
  4. Feb 20, 2015 #3
    Reminds me of Super Mario Bros.
     
  5. Feb 21, 2015 #4

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    Usually, not underwater.

    Books are occasionally found, but they would have to be in a dry environment. It's too bad that places like the library of Alexandria were burned way back in the day.

    However, we have sources like Nag Hammadi in upper Egypt. Possibly, there are other undiscovered treasures.
     
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