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Minted! Dug up in a Midlands field, a £1m ‘perfect’ US threepenny bit from the time of Pilgrim Fathers

When it was minted 350 years ago, there wouldn’t have been much change from a slap-up meal and a few of pints of ale.Today the silver threepenny coin that amateur treasure-hunter John Stoner dug up in a farmer’s field would probably buy the entire farm.

read more Minted! Dug up in a Midlands field, a £1m ‘perfect’ US threepenny bit from the time of Pilgrim Fathers | Mail Online.

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This entry was posted on September 8, 2014 by in Treasure.

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