Ten most surprising finds recovered from sunken ships

The ocean loves to “collect” ships. Over the centuries, storms and reefs have amassed a huge collection at the bottom, and wars have also contributed a lot to its replenishment. With a combination of factors, these sunken ships and their cargo could survive for centuries under water. Therefore…

In the USA, after 10 years of searching, a treasure worth $ 1 million was found: who discovered it

Ten years ago, a treasure hunt began in the Rocky Mountains in the United States - the race was announced by the millionaire, collector and art dealer Forrest Fenn. His treasure was found by a student from the United States in June 2020. Only recently did this man reveal his name, and immediately ...

Jewel chest: after 10 years of searching in the USA, they found a treasure worth $ 1 million

  After a decade of searching in the Rocky Mountains, a treasure worth more than $ 1 million was found, writes the New York Post. Forrest Fenn from Santa Fe, New Mexico, discovered that he had hidden a chest with gold, jewelry and other valuables worth more than 1 ...

'It's like discovering a new planet': 12 treasure ships found in the Mediterranean

In the Mediterranean Sea, on the seabed between Cyprus and Lebanon, a British team of scientists discovered 12 sunken ships, the holds of which are filled with treasures, writes the League. News. In the Mediterranean Sea, ships of the XNUMXth century were found with treasures - porcelain of the early Ming dynasty, which is sold at auctions ...

Royal treasures worth $ 7 million found in the trash can

The 1611 Swedish Royal Regalia, worth more than $ 7 million, was stolen in July last year, found in a garbage can outside Stockholm. Artifacts, the so-called funeral regalia, which lay inside or on top of the coffin, symbolizing the personality of the deceased and social status, ...

A New Yorker found an old safe with gold and diamonds in his yard.

Name a person who never dreamed of finding a treasure. This childhood dream has become a reality for the Staten Island couple. But the most amazing story is what they did after finding the treasure. Emanuels saw a rusty safe in his own backyard, but ...

Lost treasures: how the Bolsheviks sold off the priceless works of art from the Hermitage and the Kremlin

Raphael, Faberge and jeweled imperial crowns are now in American and European museums thanks to the Bolsheviks who sold them out. In the second half of the 1920s, the Soviet government flooded the international art market with treasures from the country's museums. Such a large-scale sale in art history ...

In New York, sold the treasure from a sunken ship

In New York, treasures from the Spanish royal ship Nuestra Senora de Atocha sunk in the 1622th century were sold at auction. This was announced by representatives of the auction house Guernsey's. The ship sank in 56 XNUMX kilometers west of Key West (Florida). There were about forty tons on the ship ...

A Florida family finds a million dollar treasure

A family of treasure hunters from the American state of Florida has raised a treasure worth more than a million dollars from the bottom of the Atlantic. The find was made back in June, but the message was timed to coincide with the 300th anniversary of the sinking of the Spanish flotilla, said Brent Brisbane, a representative of the company 1715 ...

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