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One of the six decaying metal canisters is shown filled with 1800s-era U.S. gold coins unearthed in California by two people who want to remain anonymous. The value of the “Saddle Ridge Hoard” treasure trove is estimated at $10 million or more.

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Couple strike $10 million gold-coin bonanza

A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree.

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