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62-pound gold nugget discovered by metal detectors

| February 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
62-pound gold nugget discovered by metal detectors

A real rock star: 62-pound gold nugget discovered by metal detectors gets its Houston moment

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Crooked first Ada Sheriff may have buried millions of dollars in gold

| November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments
Crooked first Ada Sheriff may have buried millions of dollars in gold

The story of the Portneuf Gold starts on the other side of the state in 1865, just two years after Idaho became a territory, and mining drove the economy.

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Rare coin is highlight of years of searching

| October 19, 2010 | 0 Comments
Rare coin is highlight of years of searching

On the list of most desirable finds with a metal detector for a relic hunter are Civil War belt buckles, rare buttons, weapons, silver and gold coins.

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Is Your Gold Bullion Safe In An ETF?

| October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments
Is Your Gold Bullion Safe In An ETF?

What’s hotter than the price of gold?

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Staffordshire Hoard gold may have been a king’s ransom

| August 22, 2010 | 0 Comments
Staffordshire Hoard gold may have been a king’s ransom

Michael Wood, an expert in the Anglo-Saxon era, said his best guess was that the treasure found in a field near Brownhills, had formed part of a payment “beyond belief” made to Penda by the Northumbrian king Oswald.

An army led by Penda had besieged Oswald’s forces at Stirling in 654 and the ransom was paid to end that siege.

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Largest Stash of Gold Coins Found in UK

| July 15, 2010 | 0 Comments
Largest Stash of Gold Coins Found in UK

“I put my hand in, pulled out a bit of clay and there was a little radial, a little bronze Roman coin very, very small, about the size of my fingernail,” Crisp said.

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