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Crusader Gold Found In Ruins
2012-07-26 12:57:39

TAU uncovers unprecedented trove of gold coins in 13th century castle A team of researchers from Tel Aviv University has uncovered a hoard of real-life buried treasure at the Crusader castle of Arsur (also known as Apollonia), a stronghold located between the ancient ports of Jaffa and Caesarea, in use from 1241 to its destruction in 1265. The hoard, comprised of 108 gold coins, mostly dinars dated to the Fatimid Period (ca. 900 to 1100 AD), was discovered in a pot by a university student....

2012-05-23 23:02:04

The Rolex brand is synonymous with luxury and quality in watches. Government Auction has made available for immediate liquidation a collection of high end watches including Rolex, Cartier and Bvlgari with bidding starting as low as $2 on most items. Tehachapi, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2012 An auction highlight is Lot# 9A, an impressive pre-owned Rolex Men's 1985 Stainless Steel & Gold Watch. The Model #15053 timepiece is a Oyster Perpetual Date that has retained all its original parts...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.