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The oldest coin in the world

The oldest coin in the world

The heritage of ancient coins is a subject that intrigues and delights collectors and scholars the world over. The oldest coin available today was discovered in Efesos, an ancient Hellenic city and prosperous trading center on the coast of Asia Minor. The 1/6 stater, pictured below, is more than 2,700 years old, making it one of the very earliest coins. […]

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FYROMian Archaeologists Unearth Macedonian Artifacts [18-IV-2009]

Discovery of Macedonian coins and other finds during archaeological excavation near Carevi Kuli, South-Eastern FYROM. Pay attention from 0:37 to 0:40.

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