Archaeologists in Italy have unearthed a broken soapstone amphora containing hundreds of gold coins.
A man in India with suspected food poisoning was found to have 5kg of metal objects inside his stomach.
Thought to be worth more than $250,000, the once-in-a-lifetime discovery was made using a metal detector.
The treasure trove was found in Shropshire, England inside an old school piano that was being retuned.
A man in France who inherited a house was amazed to discover gold coins and ingots hidden all through it.
A treasure trove of more than 4,000 bronze and silver Roman coins has been discovered in Switzerland.
A vast treasure trove of ancient Chinese coins has been discovered at a dig site in the city of Nanchang.
A restaurant in China added insult to injury by compensating a couple with a payout of 100,000 coins.
The discovery of ancient coins on an uninhabited Australian island could soon rewrite the history books.
New Zealand is to release a series of 'The Hobbit' coins that will be considered legal tender.
The 1,000-year-old discovery of 108 coins is believed to be a stash buried by the Knights Hospitaller.