Couple Finds 1,400+ Rare Gold Coins on Property
A California Gold Country couple has struck it rich after finding an unprecedented hoard of rare gold coins on their property.
According to rare coin firm Kagin’s, the more than 1,400-coin find is worth at least $10 million.
The find is named the Saddle Ridge Treasure, after the name of the property where they were unearthed.
“This family literally found the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow,” Kagin’s President Dr. Donald Kagin said.
Kagin noted that the coins in the canisters that were buried were largely in “pristine” condition.
The coins are said to date back to between 1847 and 1894. The family reportedly has plans to sell the coins on Amazon.com.