Gold coin worth L250,000 discovered in child's pirate treasure collection

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By Louie Smith
Daily Mirror, London
Monday, October 24, 2016

An 18th-century gold coin worth up to L250,000 has been discovered in a child's pirate treasure collection.

The anonymous owner had been given the rare Queen Anne Vigo five guinea piece as a youngster by his grandfather.

With no idea of its value, he kept it in his toy box for pirate games until it was packed away and forgotten about.

But when his grandad died, he rediscovered the coin and gave it to his own son to play with -- before experts told him it was one of 20 made of gold seized from Spanish treasure ships in Vigo Bay, Spain, in 1702. ...

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http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/gold-coin-worth-250000-discovered-9...



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