Large gold strikes in southern Funen

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Large gold strikes in southern Funen
08th July 2013 16:33 Svendborg

With a weight of 261 grams of pure gold, these are the largest gold treasure found on Funen in recent years

With a weight of 261 grams of pure gold, these are the largest gold treasure found on Funen in recent years

Gudme in southeastern put mulch to another exciting archaeological discovery of gold. With a weight of 261 grams of pure gold, these are the largest gold treasure found on Funen in recent years, and in Gudme it is the largest in more than 20 years.

Found consists of a bangle, two foot gaze to the scabbards of strong, coiled gold wire and two smaller rings. Gold treasure was found in a field where the spring has been milled and then planted spruce and where summer rainy subsequently washed gold until the surface.

Treasure originates from 400-500 years after Christ, the southeastern had evolved from a common peasant society into a remarkably powerful, influential and wealthy principality.
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