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Rotterdam Archaeologists Find Old Shoe Stuffed With Medieval Money


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

Marty
- 1247 days ago - dutchnews.nl
Archeologists in Rotterdam have found an old shoe stuffed with 477 silver coins during excavations behind the town hall.



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Comments

Mike M. (49)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 1:32 pm
Well is that someting
 

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

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

Jim Phillips (3196)
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 Tomlinson (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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