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Israelis unearth Byzantine gold hoard from seventh century

The coins bear the image of the Byzantine emperor Heraclius, who ruled between 610 and 641 A.D. He is depicted wearing military dress and holding a cross in his right hand

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And the best part is, these coins retained their value! They would have bought you a chariot in 610 AD and they'd buy you that same chariot today.