Posted February 20, 2014

Posted February 20, 2014

A hobby archeologist in the German region of Rhineland Palatinate has discovered a cache of silver and gold artifacts dating to Roman times. The items are estimated to have a value of over 1 million Euro.

Some speculate that the treasure may be the Nibelungen hoard cast into the Rhine.

Additional pictures of the hoard of gold:

Thanks to WSNC member Heidi Munzinger for this one!

Photo of the hoard is from the German on-line publication – and English language journal.