Buried Treasure: 3 Awesome Finds & How to Spot Your Own Hidden Booty

Largest Anglo-Saxon gold hoard ever

The BBC reports that a 55 year old man has discovered the largest Anglo-Saxon gold hoard in modern history. He used a metal detector and found the treasure on farmland. The collection contains 1,500 gold and silver pieces and has a seven-figure estimated value. For history buffs out there, this will intrigue: the loot is super-old, apparently from the 7th century. Here are some other amazing recent finds, plus killer tips on how to unearth your own hoard of treasure. (If you find anything, we want our cut: 25%) Photo Credit: pulguita