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Rotterdam Archaeologists Find Old Shoe Stuffed With Medieval Money

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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Archeologists in Rotterdam have found an old shoe stuffed with 477 silver coins during excavations behind the town hall.

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Mike M (40)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 1:32 pm
Well is that someting

g d c (0)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 6:02 pm

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 8:38 pm
Very cool!

Jim Phillips (3257)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 2:36 am
A shoe is a bit smaller and compact compared to a mattress... lol...

The value of the coins, history is quite high.

Ty, Marty.

Pogle S (88)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 4:34 am
Excellent! Can't take it with you but you can hide it from everybody else! Well, for a few centuries anyway :-)

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Monday February 25, 2013, 5:07 pm
Cool :)

Robert O (12)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 12:24 am
Thanks Marty.

Barbara T (431)
Tuesday August 13, 2013, 1:17 am
Comment from the site:
"Rotterdam archaeologists find old shoe stuffed with medieval money. Thank goodness, Iíve been looking for it everywhere, when can I pick it up?" ;-D
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